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September 20, 2017

CAAR – US Senate Special Committee on Aging Hearing Testimony – September 20, 2017

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Disaster Preparedness and Response: The Special Needs of Older Americans,” a hearing held September 20, 2017 (witness statement available in .pdf format, video of the full hearing available at the site, running time 1 hour 28 minutes). Note: The hearing begins at the 11:26 mark.

www.aging.senate.gov/hearings/disaster-preparedness-and-response-the-special-needs-of-older-americans

CAAR – Statistics Canada/Statistique Canada Articles – September 20, 2017

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A. “High use of acute care hospital services at age 50 or older,” by Michelle Rotermann (Health Reports, Vol. 29, No. 8, September 2017, .pdf and HTML format, 3-16p.).

www.statcan.gc.ca/pub/82-003-x/2017009/article/54855-eng.htm

B. “Nutritional risk, hospitalization and mortality among community-dwelling Canadians aged 65 or older,” by Pamela L. Ramage-Morin, Heather Gilmour and Michelle Rotermann (Health Reports, Vol. 29, No. 8, September 2017, .pdf and HTML format, p. 17-27).

www.statcan.gc.ca/pub/82-003-x/2017009/article/54856-eng.htm

CAAR – Nature Letter Abstract – September 20, 2017

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A somatic mutation in erythro-myeloid progenitors causes neurodegenerative disease,” by Elvira Mass, Christian E. Jacome-Galarza, Thomas Blank, Tomi Lazarov, Benjamin H. Durham, Neval Ozkaya, Alessandro Pastore, Marius Schwabenland, Young Rock Chung, Marc K. Rosenblum, Marco Prinz, Omar Abdel-Wahab & Frederic Geissmann (Vol. 549, No. 7672, September 21, 2017, p. 389-393).Nature Letter Abstract: “A somatic mutation in erythro-myeloid progenitors causes neurodegenerative disease,” by Elvira Mass, Christian E. Jacome-Galarza, Thomas Blank, Tomi Lazarov, Benjamin H. Durham, Neval Ozkaya, Alessandro Pastore, Marius Schwabenland, Young Rock Chung, Marc K. Rosenblum, Marco Prinz, Omar Abdel-Wahab & Frederic Geissmann (Vol. 549, No. 7672, September 21, 2017, p. 389-393).

www.nature.com/nature/journal/v549/n7672/abs/nature23672.html

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