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July 19, 2018

CAAR – US Senate Special Committee on Aging Hearing Testimony – July 19, 2018

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Supporting Economic Stability and Self-Sufficiency as Americans with Disabilities and their Families Age,” a hearing held July 18, 2018 (witness statements available in .pdf format, video of the full hearing available at the site, running time 1 hour 38 minutes). Note: The hearing begins at the 15:31 mark.

www.aging.senate.gov/hearings/supporting-economic-stability-and-self-sufficiency-as-americans-with-disabilities-and-their-families-age

CAAR – US Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Inspector General Report – July 19, 2018

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Medicare Improperly Paid Providers for Nonemergency Ambulance Transports to Destinations Not Covered by Medicare,” (A-09-17-03018, July 2018, .pdf format, 14p.).

oig.hhs.gov/oas/reports/region9/91703018.asp

 

CAAR – Public Library of Science (PLoS) Articles – July 19, 2018

A. “Wishes and needs of community-dwelling older persons concerning general practice: A qualitative study,” by Sophie C. E. van Blijswijk, Claudia S. de Waard, Petra G. van Peet, Dagmar Keizer, Margaret von Faber, Margot W. M. de Waal, Wendy P. J. den Elzen, Jacobijn Gussekloo, and Jeanet W. Blom (PLoS ONE 13(7): e0200614. doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0200614, XML and .pdf format, 14p.).

journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0200614

B. “Age-related macular degeneration and progression of coronary artery calcium: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis,” by Antonio B. Fernandez, Kevin D. Ballard, Tien Y. Wong, Mengye Guo, Robyn L. McClelland, Gregory Burke, Mary Frances Cotch, Barbara Klein, Matthew Allison, and Ronald Klein (PLoS ONE 13(7): e0201000. doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0201000, XML and .pdf format, 10p.).

journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0201000

C. “Amyloidogenic cross-seeding of Tau protein: Transient emergence of structural variants of fibrils,” by Bartosz Nizynski, Hanna Nieznanska, Robert Dec, Solomiia Boyko, Wojciech Dzwolak, and Krzysztof Nieznanski (PLoS ONE 13(7): e0201182. doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0201182, XML and .pdf format, 18p.).

journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0201182

CAAR – Population Reference Bureau Periodical – July 19, 2018

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Today’s Research on Aging (Vol. 37, April 2017, .pdf format, 15p.). The title of this issue is “Health and Working Past Traditional Retirement Ages.”

www.prb.org/are-baby-boomers-healthy-enough-to-keep-working/

CAAR – Family Caregiver Alliance Funding Periodical – July 19, 2018

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Caregiving PolicyDigest (Vol. 18, No. 6, July 17, 2018).

myemail.constantcontact.com/Caregiving-Policy-Digest—Vol–18–No–6.html

 

CAAR – Urban Institute Brief – July 19, 2018

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Housing an Aging Region: Southeast Michigan Housing Futures, Brief 1,” by Mark Treskon and Carlo Hedman (July 2018, .pdf format, 22p.).

www.urban.org/research/publication/housing-aging-region

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