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April 28, 2017

CAAR E-Clippings No. 4190–April 24-28, 2017

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Current Awareness in Aging Research E-Clippings No. 4190–April 24-April 28, 2017.

US NATIONAL NEWS:

1. “More U.S. Social Security claimants see patience as a virtue,” by Mark Miller (_Reuters_, April 27, 2017).
www.reuters.com…

2. “Doctors look to Price for tweaks in Medicare rule,” by Lauren Clason (_Hill_ [Washington, DC], blog, April 24, 2017).
thehill.com…

3. “Is There Really a Retirement-Savings Crisis?” by Anne Tergesen (_Wall St. Journal_, April 23, 2017).
www.ws…

4. “MedPAC Presentation Questions the Premise of MIPS,” by Ken Terry (_Medscape Medical News_, April 24, 2017). Note: _Medscape_ requires free registration before providing articles.
www.medscape.com…

5. “Is Trump about to take away your 401(k)’s biggest tax break?” by Dan Caplinger (_USA Today_ [McLean, Virginia], April 24, 2017).
www.us…

6. “America’s hidden horror: Sexual abuse in nursing homes and care facilities,” by March Davis and Ian Cummings (_Sacramento Bee_, April 23, 2017).
www.sacbee.com…

US STATE NEWS:

7. CALIFORNIA NEWS: “Unions kill bill to cut cost-of-living increases for CalPERS pensions,” by Adam Ashton (_Sacramento Bee_, April 25, 2017).
www.sacbee.com…

8. CONNECTICUT NEWS: “Committee Rejects Malloy Plans on Teacher Pensions, Education Cost Sharing,” by Christopher Keating (_Hartford Courant_, April 25, 2017).
www.courant.com…

9. ILLINOIS NEWS: “Bill to shore up Chicago municipal workers’ pensions passes House,” by Tina Sfondales (_Chicago Sun-Times_, April 27, 2017).
chicago.suntimes.com…

10. KENTUCKY NEWS: “Powers in pension case still unsettled,” by Brad Bowman (_State Journal_ [Frankfort, Kentucky], April 27, 2017).
www.state-journal.com…

11. MISSOURI NEWS: “People who work for Missouri could earn pensions faster under bill OK’d by House,” by Austin Huguelet (_St. Louis Post-Dispatch_, April 27, 2017).
www.stltoday.com…

12. NEW HAMPSHIRE NEWS: “Program shows promise by keeping frail elders independent,” by Gretchen M. Grosky (_Union Leader_ [Manchester, New Hampshire], April 23, 2017).
www.unionleader.com…

13. NORTH CAROLINA NEWS: “NC pension fund will be a bit less optimistic about its investments,” by David Ranii (_News and Observer_ [Raleigh, North Carolina], April 25, 2017).
www.newsobserver.com…

14. OHIO NEWS: “Ohio nursing home inspectors fail to meet federal deadlines amid serious understaffing: A Critical Choice,” by John Caniglia and Jo Ellen Corrigan (_Cleveland Plain Dealer_, April 23, 2017).
www.cleveland.com…

15. OHIO NEWS: “Ohio House delays Medicaid changes for long-term care patients,” by Jackie Borchardt (_Cleveland Plain-Dealer_, April 28, 2017).
www.cleveland.com…

16. OREGON NEWS: “PERS rate change could bring more pension pain,” by Ted Sickinger (_Oregonian_ [Portland, Oregon], April 26, 2017).
www.oregonlive.com…

17. OREGON NEWS: “Ombudsman praises report on state’s elder care complaint database,” by Lynne Terry (_Oregonian_ [Portland, Oregon], April 25, 2017).
www.oregonlive.com…

18. PENNSYLVANIA NEWS: “State’s suits against nursing home chains now called into question,” by Gary Rotstein (_Pittsburgh Post-Gazette_, April 24, 2017).
www.post-gazette.com…

19. PENNSYLVANIA NEWS: “Was there bribery involving Pennsylvania’s pension system? SERS wants to know,” by Joseph N. DiStefano (_Philadelphia Inquirer_, April 28, 2017).
www.philly.com…

20. SOUTH CAROLINA NEWS: “SC pension fix signed into law,” by Jamie Self (_State_ [Columbia, South Carolina], April 26, 2017).
www.thestate.com…

21. WEST VIRGINIA NEWS: “Input is sought in pension errors,” by Josephine Mendez (_Huntington Herald-Dispatch_, April 23, 2017).
www.herald-dispatch.com…

INTERNATIONAL NEWS:

22. AUSTRALIA NEWS: “Aged-care providers should air dirty laundry: complaints commissioner,” by Nick McKenzie and Michael Bachelard (_Sydney Morning Herald_, April 25, 2017).
www.smh.com…

23. CHINA NEWS: “China’s pension funds see steady growth in Q1,” (_China Daily_ [Beijing], April 26, 2017).
www.chinadaily.com…

24. IRELAND NEWS: “Half of workers have no access to pension,” by Charlie Weston (_Irish Independent_ [Dublin], April 26, 2017).
www.independent.ie/business/personal-finance/half-of-workers-have-no-access-to-pension-35654880.html…

25. IRELAND NEWS: “Minister supports SSIA-style scheme to top up pensions,” by Mark O’Regan (_Irish Independent_ [Dublin], April 23, 2017).
www.independent.ie/business/personal-finance/minister-supports-ssiastyle-scheme-to-top-up-pensions-35645732.html…

26. JAPAN NEWS: “New cancer guidelines eyed after study suggests drugs less effective in elderly patients,” by Magdalena Osumi (_Japan Times_, April 27, 2017).
www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2017/04/27/national/science-health/new-cancer-guidelines-eyed-study-suggests-drugs-less-effective-elderly-patients/#.WQIPIfnyvcs…

27. UK NEWS: “Planned cut to pension savings limit dropped ahead of election,” by Sam Brodbeck (_Daily Telegraph_ [London], April 25, 2017).
www.telegraph.co.uk/pensions-retirement/tax-retirement/planned-cut-pension-savings-limit-dropped-ahead-election/…

28. UK NEWS: “UK should axe state pension for rich people, says OECD,” by Angela Monaghan (_Guardian_ [London], April 27, 2017).
www.theguardian.com…

29. UK NEWS: “Theresa May hints at social care manifesto pledge as she says ‘we can’t duck the issue’,” by Kate McGann and Gordon Rayner (_Daily Telegraph_ [London], April 25, 2017).
www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2017/04/25/theresa-may-hints-social-care-manifesto-pledge-says-cant-duck/…

30. UK NEWS: “Generation game: what can students and the elderly teach each other?” by Suzanne Bearne (_Guardian_ [London], April 24, 2017).
www.theguardian.com…

MEDICAL/SCIENCE NEWS:

31. “America’s Other Drug Problem,” by Marshall Allen (_Propublica_, April 27, 2017).
www.propublica.org…

32. “Severe Shortage Of Home Health Workers Robs Thousands Of Proper Care,” by Judith Graham (Kaiser Health News, April 26, 2017).
khn.org…

33. “After Knee or Hip Replacement, No Place Like Home,” by Jane E. Brody (_New York Times_, April 24, 2017). Note: _NYT_ may require free registration before providing articles.
www.nytimes.com…

34. “Video Games Help Model Brain’s Neurons,” by Nick Wingfield (_New York Times_, April 24, 2017). Note: _NYT_ may require free registration before providing articles.
www.nytimes.com…

35. “Many exercise options are tied to better brain function,” by Lisa Rapaport (_Reuters_, April 27, 2017).
www.reuters.com…

36. “For older people living alone, daily automated calls can mean safety,” by Jenni Bergal (_Washington Post_, April 23, 2017). Note: _WP_ may require free registration before providing articles.
www.washingtonpost.com…

37. “Drug-resistant bacteria greatly affects nursing home residents,” by Amy Wallace (_United Press International [UPI]_, April 28, 2017).
www.upi.com…

38. “Should Prostate Cancer Screening Start Earlier for Black Men?” by Steven Reinberg (_HealthDay_, April 24, 2017).
consumer.healthday.com…

39. “Is It Time For Hearing Aids To Be Sold Over The Counter?” by Patti Neighmond (US National Public Radio _Morning Edition_, April 24, 2017). Note: An audio (running time 4 minutes 2 seconds) transcript available at the site. A print transcript available soon.
www.npr.org…

40. “Exercise ‘keeps the mind sharp’ in over-50s, study finds,” (_British Broadcasting Corporation [BBC] News_, April 25, 2017).
www.bbc.com…

41. “Parkinson’s Disease May Originate in Gut, Study Says,” by Maureen Salamon (_HealthDay_, April 26, 2017).
consumer.healthday.com…

42. “Waist Size, Not Weight, May be Key to Life Span,” by Dennis Thompson (_HealthDay_, April 24, 2017).
consumer.healthday.com…

43. “Seniors Often Have Trouble Managing Money, Medicines,” by Maureen Salamon (_HealthDay_, April 28, 2017).
consumer.healthday.com…

 

April 26, 2017

CAAR E-Clippings No. 4189–April 17-21, 2017

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Current Awareness in Aging Research E-Clippings No. 4189–April 17-April 21, 2017.

US NATIONAL NEWS:

1. “Sen. Grassley Demands Scrutiny Of Medicare Advantage Plans,” by Fred Schulte (Kaiser Health News, April 18, 2017).
khn.org…

2. “Medicare advisers consider tighter rules on doctor-owned medical distributors,” by Christine Ayala (_Hill_ [Washington, DC], blog, April 18, 2017).
thehill.com…

3. “How is Medicare affected by the House GOP health plan?” by Glenn Kessler (_Washington Post_, April 21, 2017). Note: _WP_ may require free registration before providing articles.
www.washingtonpost.com…

4. “Medicare’s coverage decisions need more input from physicians,” by Richard C. Friedberg (_Hill_ [Washington, DC], blog, April 19, 2017).
thehill.com…

5. “Declaring War on Financial Abuse of Older People,” by Elizabeth Olson (_New York Times_, April 14, 2017). Note: _NYT_ may require free registration before providing articles.
www.nytimes.com…

6. “How Trump Could Kill Social Security,” by John Wasik (_Forbes_, April 19, 2017).
www.forbes.com…

7. “State pension funds paying billions in hidden fees, Pew study finds,” by John W. Schoen (_CNBC.com_, April 19, 2017).
www.cnbc.com…

8. “Retirement savings are in crisis, but state-run plans not the answer,” by Will Hansen (_Hill_ [Washington, DC], blog, April 18, 2017).
thehill.com…

9. “At Intel, A Retirement Perk That Can Kick Off A New Career As A Paid Fellow,” by Ina Jaffe (US National Public Radio _Morning Edition_, April 17, 2017). Note: An audio (running time 4 minutes 42 seconds) transcript available at the site. A print transcript will be available soon.
www.npr.org…

10. “Retired Miners Lament Trump’s Silence on Imperiled Health Plan,” by Noam Scheiber (_New York Times_, April 19, 2017). Note: _NYT_ may require free registration before providing articles.
www.nytimes.com…

11. “Are you saving for retirement? The fiduciary rule may be hurting you,” by Anthony Chereso (_Hill_ [Washington, DC], blog, April 17, 2017).
thehill.com…

12. “Getting older, and falling apart, but no shortage of role models for fighting on,” by Steve Lopez (_Los Angeles Times_, April 19, 2017). Note: _LAT_ may require free registration before providing articles.
www.latimes.com…

US STATE NEWS:

13. CALIFORNIA NEWS: “An in-home care program for California’s elderly and disabled is constantly at the heart of budget battles. Here’s why,” by Melanie Mason (_Los Angeles Times_, April 18, 2017). Note: _LAT_ may require free registration before providing articles.
www.latimes.com…

14. CONNECTICUT NEWS: “Teachers Union, Local Leaders Speak Out Against Pension Cost-Shift Proposal,” by Kathleen Megan (_Hartford Courant_, April 19, 2017).
www.courant.com…

15. CONNECTICUT NEWS: “Advocates for teachers, towns say voters oppose pension cost shift,” by Keith M. Phaneuf (_CT Mirror_, April 18, 2017).
ctmirror.org…

16. FLORIDA NEWS: “Bill calls for more audits of state pension system,” by James Call (_Tallahassee Democrat_, April 18, 2017).
www.tallahassee.com…

17. GEORGIA NEWS: “Personal care home owners or employees rarely face criminal charges,” by Sandy Hodson (_Augusta Chronicle_, April 15, 2017).
chronicle.augusta.com…

18. KENTUCKY NEWS: “Kentucky pensions chair wants more conservative assumptions,” by Tom Loftus (_Courier-Journal_ [Louisville, Kentucky], April 20, 2017).
www.courier-journal.com…

19. MAINE NEWS: “Maine’s Immigrants Boost Workforce Of Whitest, Oldest State In U.S.,” by Hansi Lo Wang (US National Public Radio _All Things Considered_, April 20, 2017). Note: An audio (running time 4 minutes 25 seconds) and print transcript available at the site.
www.npr.org…

20. MICHIGAN NEWS: “Business leaders: Close pensions to new state employees,” by Jonathan Oosting (_Detroit News_, April 17, 2017).
www.detroitnews.com…

21. NEW JERSEY NEWS: “Another report shows N.J. has worst public pension debt in U.S.,” by Samantha Marcus (_NJ.com_, April 20, 2017).
www.nj.com…

22. NORTH DAKOTA NEWS: “‘Everybody knows somebody’: This state is a laboratory for the future of Alzheimer’s in America,” by Grace Rubenstein (US Public Broadcasting System _Newshour_, April 16, 2017).
www.pbs.org…

23. TEXAS NEWS: “In Dallas and Houston, pension fights escalating, sparking unexpected debates,” by Brandon Fromby (_Texas Tribune_, April 17, 2017).
www.texastribune.org…

INTERNATIONAL NEWS:

24. BRAZIL NEWS: “Economists see Brazil as too optimistic about pension reform changes,” by Silvio Cascione (_Reuters_, April 20, 2017).
www.reuters.com…

25. BRAZIL NEWS: “Brazil waters down pension reform as protests turn violent,” by Maria Carolina Marcello and Ueslei Marcelino (_Reuters_, April 18, 2017).
www.reuters.com…

26. CANADA NEWS: “1,300 Canadians have died with medical assistance since legalization—here’s one man’s story,” by Nicole Ireland (_Canadian Broadcasting Corporation [CBC] News_, April 20, 2017).
www.cbc.ca/news/health/medically-assisted-dying-canadians-rob-rollins-1.4056700…

27. IRELAND NEWS: “Nursing home at 61: ‘I nearly died of shock when I was put in there’,” by Rosita Boland (_Irish Times_ [Dublin], April 20, 2017).
www.irishtimes.com…

28. IRELAND NEWS: “People who put off starting pension during recession to lose out heavily,” by Charlie Weston (_Irish Independent_ [Dublin], April 19, 2017).
www.independent.ie/business/personal-finance/people-who-put-off-starting-pension-during-recession-to-lose-out-heavily-35634429.html…

29. JAPAN NEWS: “Special nursing homes reaching their limits,” by Shigeyoshi Itagaki and Hiromi Tanaka (_Japan News_, April 20, 2017).
the-japan-news.com…

30. JAPAN NEWS: “Japan: More than four million middle-aged ‘parasite singles’ still live with their elderly parents,” by Charlotte England (_Independent_ [London], April 20, 2017).
www.independent.co.uk/news/world/asia/japan-parasite-singles-four-million-middle-age-parents-live-childbirth-rate-unmarried-unemployed-a7692256.html…

31. NEW ZEALAND NEWS: “Big pay rise for women: Deal likely to alarm private sector,” by Audrey Young (_New Zealand Herald_ [Auckland], April 18, 2017).
www.nzherald.co.nz/business/news/article.cfm?c_id=3&objectid=11839877…

32. SOUTH KOREA NEWS: “‘1 in 4 elderly unaware of early signs of dementia’,” by Kim Da-sol (_Korea Herald_ [Seoul], April 19, 2017).
www.koreaherald.com…

33. TAIWAN NEWS: “Pension protesters vs. Tsai administration,” by Stephanie Chao (_China Post_ [Taipei], April 20, 2017).
www.chinapost.com…

34. VIETNAM NEWS: “Elderly without pension eligible for social benefits,” (_Viet Nam News_ [Hanoi], April 21, 2017).
vietnamnews.vn/society/375079/elderly-without-pension-eligible-for-social-benefits.html…

MEDICAL/SCIENCE NEWS:

35. “How to Help Alzheimer’s Patients Enjoy Life, Not Just ‘Fade Away’,” by Judith Graham (Kaiser Health News, April 20, 2017).
khn.org…

36. “‘Pacemaker’ for the Brain Can Help Memory, Study Finds,” by Benedict Carey (_New York Times_, April 20, 2017). Note: _NYT_ may require free registration before providing articles.
www.nytimes.com…

37. “Nursing Home Program Offers Alternatives to Antipsychotic Drugs,” (_HealthDay_, April 20, 2017).
consumer.healthday.com…

38. “Human Umbilical Cord Blood Helps Aging Mice Remember, Study Finds,” by Rae Ellen Bichell (US National Public Radio _All Things Considered_, April 19, 2017). Note: An audio (running time 3 minutes 31 seconds) and print transcript available at the site.
www.npr.org…

39. “Strength Training Might Help Prevent Seniors’ Falls,” (_HealthDay_, April 19, 2017).
consumer.healthday.com…

40. “Medicare Still Lagging Behind on Telehealth,” by Ken Terry (_Medscape Medical News_, April 19, 2017). Note: _Medscape_ requires free registration before providing articles.
www.medscape.com…

41. “Women find strength and camaraderie in rowing as they age,” by Alice Reed (_Washington Post_, April 16, 2017). Note: _WP_ may require free registration before providing articles.
www.washingtonpost.com…

April 21, 2017

CAAR E-Clippings No. 4188–April 10-14, 2017

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Current Awareness in Aging Research E-Clippings No. 4188–April 10-April 14, 2017.

US NATIONAL NEWS:

1. “Seniors could be in for a rude surprise if Paul Ryan gets his way on taxes,” by Max Ehrenfreund (__Washington Post_, April 11, 2017). Note: _WP_ may require free registration before providing articles.
www.washingtonpost.com…

2. “Trump cut Social Security changes from budget proposal,” by Sylvan Lane (_Hill_ [Washington, DC], April 12, 2017).
thehill.com…

3. “New Medicare model for paying doctors passes key test,” by Lauren Clason (_Hill_ [Washington, DC], April 13, 2017).
thehill.com…

4. “In Medicare, states are far from equal,” by Elizabeth Whitman (_Modern Healthcare_, April 12, 2017).
www.modernhealthcare.com…

5. “Trump Kills An Obama Regulation Meant To Help Workers Save For Retirement,” by Dave Jamieson (_Huffington Post_, blog, April 13, 2017).
www.huffingtonpost.com…

6. “Labor’s delay of retirement advisers rule could add to ‘regulatory budget’,” by Tim Devaney (_Hill_ [Washington, DC], April 11, 2017).
origin-nyi.thehill.com…

7. “Don’t Mess Around With Government Pensions,” by Megan McArdle (_Bloomberg_, April 11, 2017). Note: This article is a commentary.
www.bloomberg.com…

8. “No end to the daily grind? Older Americans plan to work in retirement,” by Paul Davidson (_USA Today_ [McLean, Virginia], April 11, 2017).
www.us…

9. “Strong U.S. dollar means travel bargains for seniors and everyone else,” by Erin Arvedlund (_Philadelphia Inquirer_, April 9, 2017).
www.philly.com…

10. “Hey Hey, My My: Aging Rock Fans Still Hold Their Lighters High,” by Tammy LaGroce (_New York Times_, April 7, 2017). Note: _NYT_ may require free registration before providing articles.
www.nytimes.com…

US STATE NEWS:

11. CALIFORNIA NEWS: “State Supreme Court to review law eliminating pension benefit,” by Bob Egelko (_San Francisco Chronicle_, April 12, 2017).
www.sfgate.com…

12. CALIFORNIA NEWS: “California Cities’ Pension Tab Seen Almost Doubling in 5 Years,” by Romy Varghese (_Bloomberg_, April 10, 2017).
www.bloomberg.com…

13. CALIFORNIA NEWS: “Chasing higher returns, public pension funds spent USD 10 billion on investment fees in 2014,” by Adam Ashton (_Sacramento Bee_, April 13, 2017).
www.sacbee.com…

14. COLORADO NEWS: “Colorado retirement fund would allow low-wage earners to invest,” by Joey Bunch (_Colorado Springs Gazette_, April 14, 2017).
gazette.com…

15. MAINE NEWS: “From sexual intimacy to aging in place, symposium will address LGBT issues,” by Meg Haskell (_Bangor Daily News_, April 7, 2017).
bangordailynews.com…

16. MASSACHUSETTS NEWS: “Time to act on growing crisis in nursing homes,” (_Lowell Sun_, April 12, 2016). Note: This article is an editorial.
www.lowellsun.com…

17. MICHIGAN NEWS: “Michigan’s public pensions are at risk,” by Jarrett Skorup and James Hohman (_Detroit News_, April 13, 2017). Note: This article is an op-ed piece.
www.detroitnews.com…

18. MISSOURI NEWS: “Financial myopia may make Missouri pension buyout a popular option,” by David Nicklaus (_St. Louis Post-Dispatch_, April 12, 2017).
www.stltoday.com…

19. NEW JERSEY NEWS: “Lawmakers to Christie: Don’t force deal on N.J. pension reform and lottery revenue,” by Samantha Marcus (_NJ.com_, April 12, 2017).
www.nj.com…

20. WISCONSIN NEWS: “Independent audit of Milwaukee County pension system expected to find more mistakes,” by Don Behm and Dave Umhoefer (_Milwaukee Journal Sentinel_, April 9, 2017).
www.jsonline.com…

INTERNATIONAL NEWS:

21. AUSTRALIA NEWS: “Housing affordability crisis is bad for Gen Y but worse for Baby Boomers,” by Jenna Price (_Age_ [Melbourne], April 11, 2017). Note: This article is an op-ed piece.
www.theage.com…

22. CHINA NEWS: “China raises pensions amid pressure from slowing economy, aging population,” (_Xinhua_ [Beijing], April 1r, 2017).
news.xinhuanet.com…

23. IRELAND NEWS: “Elderly home care scheme is likely to be means-tested,” by Eilish O’Regan (_Irish Independent_ [Dublin], April 11, 2017).
www.independent.ie/irish-news/health/elderly-home-care-scheme-is-likely-to-be-meanstested-35612470.html…

24. IRELAND NEWS: “New warning to elderly on ‘too good to be true’ scam fraudsters,” by Charlie Weston (_Irish Independent_ [Dublin], April 10, 2017).
www.independent.ie/business/personal-finance/new-warning-to-elderly-on-too-good-to-be-true-scam-fraudsters-35608998.html…

25. JAPAN NEWS: “Japan automakers look to robots to keep elderly on the move,” by Naomi Tajitsu (_Reuters_, April 12, 2017).
www.reuters.com…

26. MYANMAR NEWS: “Poverty forces families in Myanmar to ditch their elderly,” by Lam Shushan and Ray Yeh (_Channel NewsAsia_ [Singapore], April 9, 2017).
www.channelnewsasia.com…

27. NEW ZEALAND NEWS: “‘Critical’ shortage of accommodation could force elderly to leave the district,” by Liam Cavanagh (Timaru Herald via _Stuff.co_, April 13, 2017).
www.stuff.co.nz/timaru-herald/news/91498741/critical-shortage-of-accommodation-could-force-elderly-to-leave-the-district…

28. SOUTH KOREA NEWS: “‘Mobile divide’ leaves elderly behind,” by Nam Hyun-woo (_Korea Times_ [Seoul], April 14, 2017).
www.koreatimes.co.kr…

29. THAILAND NEWS: “Livelihoods for elderly now a top priority,” by Chularat Saengpassa (_Nation_ [Bangkok], April 10, 2017).
www.nationmultimedia.com…

30. UK NEWS: “The older expats facing poverty – thanks to Brexit and frozen pensions,” by Amelia Hill (_Guardian_ [London], April 12, 2017).
www.theguardian.com…

MEDICAL/SCIENCE NEWS:

31. “The Patients Were Saved. That’s Why the Families Are Suing,” by Paula Span (_New York Times_, April 10, 2017). Note: _NYT_ may require free registration before providing articles.
www.nytimes.com…

32. “Cumulative Midlife Vascular Risk Factors Associated With Increased Brain Amyloid,” by Deborah Brauser (_Medscape Medical News_, April 13, 2017). Note: _Medscape_ requires free registration before providing articles.
www.medscape.com…

33. “Nursing home residents with dementia often get unneeded drugs at end of life,” (Reuters via _Canadian Broadcasting Corporation [CBC] News_, April 10, 2017).
www.cbc.ca/news/health/nursing-homes-dementia-1.4063889…

34. “Risk factors for heart disease and stroke also tied to Alzheimer’s,” by Lisa Rapaport (_Reuters_, April 11, 2017).
www.reuters.com…

35. “Many With Advanced Dementia Receiving Drugs of Uncertain Benefit,” by Pauline Anderson (_Medscape Medical News_, April 7, 2017). Note: _Medscape_ requires free registration before providing articles.
www.medscape.com…

36. “Brain cell therapy ‘promising’ for Parkinson’s disease,” (_British Broadcasting Corporation [BBC] News_, April 11, 2017).
www.bbc.com…

37. “The federal panel that opposed prostate cancer screening just changed its mind,” by Laurie McGinley (_Washington Post_, April 11, 2017). Note: _WP_ may require free registration before providing articles.
www.washingtonpost.com…

38. “Seniors’ Brain Changes Could Make Them Vulnerable to Scams,” by Maureen Salamon (_Healthday_, April 13, 2017).
consumer.healthday.com…

39. “Nursing home residents often untreated for chronic pain,” by Lisa Rapaport (_Reuters_, April 12, 2017).
www.reuters.com…

40. “As people age, the factors that drive depression may shift,” by Madeline Kennedy (_Reuters_, April 13, 2017).
www.reuters.com…

41. “The Grayer His Hair, the Higher His Heart Risk?” by Alan Mozes (_Healthday_, April 10, 2017).
consumer.healthday.com…

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