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Egyptian polling stations opened their doors on Monday morning, at 9 am across the country for voters to elect a president, with people rejoicing and playing patriotic songs on speakers. Only two competitors are in the running for the presidency: current President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, and head of the ... election
... • Tuesday, March 27: Free dementia presentation by Jill Lorentz, "The Brain-Lobe Function & Impairment Identification, Coupled with Strategies & Techniques," 6 to 7:30 p.m., Colorado Mountain College in Edwards (sponsored by the Alpine Area Agency on Aging). Call 970-904-8667 for ... calendar

The fourth annual study of taxes paid by retirees in Delaware put Sussex County's Georgetown in first place. The Sussex county seat was closely followed by Milford, with Newark ranking third. Brookside, a census area south of Newark ranked 10th. Sussex has the lowest property taxes among the ...
MASON COUNTY -- Mason County's senior citizens, as well as their caregivers, are offered many services through the non-profit organization Mason County Action Group, Inc. According to Renae Riffle, executive director, the agency provides meals in a congregate setting at two senior centers in ...
Is the secret to staying thin a good marriage? Maybe not quite, but new research suggest healthy relationships help middle age couples maintain healthy weight. According to the study published in the journal Health Psychology, people who have been married for a while, or in an otherwise long ...

A powerful show of support for March For Our Lives came from hundreds of senior citizens in Montgomery County, Md. on Saturday. Demonstrator, Tania Fuentes, is a mother of five. Her kids go to school in Prince George's County. "School should be a safe haven and right now my kids are afraid to go ...
A chorus of nursery rhymes isn't what you expect to hear on walking into an elderly people's home, but a retirement facility in south London has its residents doing just that - and children are there to lead the way. "The children trot in and they love it. They dance and they prance. And we love it too," ...
CLEVELAND, Ohio - About 100 senior citizens, many in their 80s and in wheelchairs or hospital beds, filled a large activity room on Friday morning at an assisted-living facility in Beachwood, to show support for the tens of thousands of students expected to march for stricter gun laws at rallies across ...
It is with pleasure that I present my sixth president's report to this committee for 2017. The committee has once again operated very well this last year keeping things in top condition but am sorry to report the resignation of our members Dot Schneider, Corrie Drady and Maree Neill who have supported this ...
Disturbed by an alarming spurt in cases of abuse of senior citizens mostly by their immediate family, members of the Senior Citizens' Welfare Association want the government to bring in laws that could bring children closer to their aged parents. Breakdown of the traditional joint family system is seen as one ...
Bibb Co. gets ready to open affordable apartments for senior citizens. The towers are a part of a four phase project that is being built where the Tindall Heights Neighborhood once was. Author: Mary Grace Shaw. Published: 7:31 PM EDT March 11, 2018. Updated: 7:31 PM EDT March 11, 2018. The Tindall Seniors Towers ...
The Government is pushing ahead with the promulgation of a revised national policy for Jamaica's senior citizens that was tabled in the House of Representatives as far back as 1997 by former Prime Minister Portia Simpson. In February last year, Prime Minister Andrew Holness announced that his Jamaica ...
Americans like to talk about the "golden years" of our nation's older citizens. Many of us envision a life of travel and fun when we retire. For some that is the case. But for many of our seniors, the older years are a time of barely getting by, of growing aches and pains, of making decisions on whether to pay for ...
It is done to recognise the significance of living up to 80 years and to give aged people the recognition they deserve in the community,'' he explained. Ndubuisi, whose mother is among senior citizens being celebrated in this year's event, described his mother, Mrs Edith Ndubuisi as a rare gem, who had ...
The Jefferson Community Actions Programs will accept applications for an outreach program for low-income senior citizens age 60 years and older. The program will help pay heating and cooling bills as well as increase energy self-sufficiency. Applications will be accepted on Friday, March 9, 2018, ...
The over-55s are flocking to Facebook to keep up with the social lives of their children and grandchildren. Photograph: Yui Mok/PA. It's official: Facebook is for old(er) people. Teens and young adults are ditching Mark Zuckerberg's social network as popularity among the over-55s surges, according to a ...

Japan is constructing special prison wards just for elderly inmates to address the record number of crimes committed by senior citizens--a growing problem sparked by poverty and an aging society. Elderly people in Japan, home to the oldest population in the world, are committing minor crimes so they ...
Budget 2018 has made some changes in the income tax provisions applicable to senior citizens. While it is natural for any section of the society to always yearn for more, it will be appropriate to try and evaluate who all and how many out of all the senior citizen population stand to benefit out of the same.
Durban - The Newlands East Senior Citizens Club is irate after being left without a venue for their monthly meetings. The club is currently in training for the Golden Games later this year, but does not have adequate training facilities. The club held its monthly meetings at the Bethel Church, which was now ...
The next meeting of the Langlade County Senior Club is Tuesday February 13, 2018 from 1:30pm to 3pm. Meetings are held at the Antigo Public Library, 617 Clermont Street, Antigo, in the meeting room off the main hallway. The meeting opens for some general discussion of any member's previous ...
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — Separate local law enforcement agencies are searching for the same woman, who is suspected of multiple crimes involving vehicles and senior citizens. The woman has been identified as 31-year-old Cathy Marie Chapman. The most recent incident happened in ...
The rancher told deputies he discovered the bodies of two elderly people on a ranch road, and officials believe they are Rosendo Lara, 81, and Hortencia Lara, 84, who have been missing out of Bovina since Jan. 19. Identities of the bodies could not be confirmed Tuesday, pending an autopsy. A vehicle ...
With glitter glue, rhinestones and all kinds of markers at the ready, over 30 students from Hopewell High School stayed late after school on Tuesday to make valentines for senior citizens. HOPEWELL — With glitter glue, rhinestones and all kinds of markers at the ready, over 30 students from Hopewell High ...
While most companies are still figuring out how to capture the millennial market, Taobao, the Alibaba-backed online retailer, has its focus set on China's growing population of senior citizens. Last week the company launched an "elderly-friendly" version of its app that the company hopes will capture the attention of aging ...
Two pedestrians were struck by a car in New Oxford on Monday morning, according to Adams County 911. Both were airlifted to area trauma centers for treatment of injuries, according to Eric Zaney, chief of EMS operations of Adams Regional Emergency Medical Services. Emergency services responded ...
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley stressed in his Budget speech last week that “to care for those who cared for us is one of the highest honours”, underscoring the importance the Centre attaches to providing economic support for India's growing population of senior citizens. He then announced several tax and ...
A SENIOR citizens advocate blasted the rise in public transport fares, saying it will have a negative impact on the region's elderly. Fare prices on Translink services increased across the state this week, with Toowoomba fares rising by up to 20 cents a trip for full-fare adults, or $102 a year for someone who ...
The deadline to nominate someone for induction into the 2017 Ohio Senior Citizens Hall of Fame has been extended to Wednesday Feb. 5, 2018. You can access the nomination form online at www.aging.ohio.gov/HOFNomination or call 614-728-0253 for assistance. “Ohio is made stronger by the ...
The winter's dim light exposes Haneefa Begum's sad countenance. She is 72-years-old and her voice trembles as she makes a low, moaning sound. “Ab yahan koi nahin rehta (nobody lives here anymore),” she says as she enters her garden, leafless in December's biting cold. Inside the front room of her ...
The number of elderly people diagnosed with four or more diseases looks set to double by 2035, a worrying new study has revealed. Researchers from Newcastle University found that over the next 20 years there will be a huge increase in the number of people suffering from multiple diseases - known as ...
Elgin Township Triad is holding a seminar March 8 on cybercrimes and scams that target senior citizens. (Courtney Perry/MCT) ... A free seminar on cybercriminals and the scams that often target senior citizens will be held in March in Elgin for residents 55 and older. The Elgin Township Triad event will be ...
Knoxville organization matches senior citizens with a senior pet soul mate. Since it began in 2004, Knox PAWS has matched nearly 100 seniors with furry companions. Author: Emily Devoe. Published: 4:57 PM EST January 23, 2018. You'd be hard-pressed to find anything Bob Michel loves more in this world than his cat.
More than a million elderly people fear they won't be able to afford to pay their energy bills this winter, according to new research. Almost two-fifths of the 2,031 people aged over 65 surveyed by Comparethemarket.com said they would ration their energy usage over the winter because of increasing costs.
MINOT, N.D.- Senior citizens are one of the more vulnerable population groups when it comes to the flu. “Their immune system is not as robust or strong as that of a regular healthy middle aged adult,” said Trinity Health infectious disease specialist Dr. Casmair Nwaigwe. The CDC says people over the age ...
Tuesday, Jan. 23: hamburger, lettuce, tomato, onion, vegetable soup, oatmeal raisin cookie, whole wheat bun, and crackers. Wednesday, Jan. 24: barbecue chicken on whole wheat bun, baked potato, sour cream, green beans, and baked apples and raisins. Thursday, Jan. 25: beef lasagna, broccoli, garlic ...
One woman in her 20s told the Irish Independent how her sister had been admitted at 10am with a "very bad case" of flu and was currently on a trolley. "It's very bad up there. Very busy. There are lots of old people on trolleys. It's just terrible to see them," she said. Another patient wearing a face mask, who ...
Elderly people are having to endure painful journeys to and from hospital because transport is not up to scratch, it is claimed. A Cumbrian has called on the government to conduct an urgent review of patient transport for older people nationally. Tim Farron is backing Age UK's Painful Journeys campaign, ...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — With the metro area continuing to deal with winter weather and dangerously cold temperatures, caregivers for senior citizens continue to take on the challenges associated with the season. Staff from Home Care Assistance showed 41 Action News how they respond as a team in the ...
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – Sixty-five senior citizens were evacuated after an apartment fire in northeast Albuquerque. The Albuquerque Fire Department says it started in a third-floor apartment at the Solar-Villa retirement complex when someone living there left a cigarette burning. Firefighters ...
Bethany Lutheran Homes and Inclusa Inc. have reached an agreement ensuring that the 66 Inclusa members who had been facing eviction March 3 can remain in Bethany Lutheran facilities, according to a joint statement they issued Tuesday. Inclusa had raised the specter of evictions in a letter to its ...
Alibaba to employ senior citizens. by Chi Dehua Jan 17, 2018 07:39 INTERNET E-COMMERCE 50+. Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba said in its recruitment notice that it wanted to hire elderly citizens who have at least a year's online shopping experience. China News Service ...
Woman uses loss of dog to to help elderly people care for pets. Error loading player: No playable sources found. An Arkansan lost her dog recently. She used her grief to help the elderly care for their pets. David Lippman , KTHV 10:15 PM. CST January 15, 2018. Credit: KTHV. CONNECT TWEET LINKEDIN GOOGLE+ ...
Elderly people who devote three hours a day or more to housework feel healthier than those who do less, according to new research. A study of more than 35,000 adults in Europe and the US revealed that tasks such as childcare and gardening had the biggest positive impact on health. It found that women ...
With gardening, the physical exertion involved -- digging, mowing and carrying soil -- is good for the health, say experts. fitness Updated: Jan 12, 2018 10:37 IST. Indo Asian News Service, Germany. Gardening is more enjoyable than housework.(Shutterstock). Indulging in gardening may not only keep ...
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — Rhode Islanders aged 70 or older would be off the hook for jury duty under a newly proposed bill, unless they choose otherwise. The bill, introduced in the House this week by Rep. Samuel Azzinaro, D-Westerly, would add those senior citizens to the list of people exempted ...
HIBBING — The Hibbing Tourist Center Senior Citizens, 1202 E. Howard St. (across from the courthouse), announce activities for the week of Jan. 11-18. The gift shop is open Monday-Friday 10 a.m.-3 p.m.. Thursday: 1 to 4 p.m. Dime Bingo. Friday: 1 to 4 p.m. Cards. Monday: 10 to 11 a.m. Bone Builder.
DECATUR — Macon County senior citizens are being targeted by what Macon County State's Attorney Jay Scott called the "grandma/grandpa" telephone ... “We've had local senior citizens lose several thousand dollars to this scam because they truly believed they were speaking to a grandchild and were ...
The senior living apartments flooded in Rocky Mount after a pipe burst, and residents are upset. WTVD. By DeJuan Hoggard. Thursday, January 11, 2018 08:08PM. ROCKY MOUNT, NC (WTVD) --. At least five units at the Wood Hawk Senior Apartments in Rocky Mount sustained significant flooding after a frozen pipe burst ...
The Masvingo Ladies' Circle 4 and Round Table 11 have pledged to help establish income-generating projects worth more than $110 000 to sustain the Mucheke Old People's Home in 2018. The plan emerged during a recent ceremony where the two organisations handed over Christmas donations at the ...


 

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