Schema-Root.org logo

 

  cross-referenced news and research resources about

 elderly people (senior citizens)

Schema-Root.org logo
images:  google   yahoo YouTube
spacer

updated Wed. January 17, 2018 reload page to refresh

-
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 ...
With 125,000 residents, over 54,000 homes, 32 square miles, 750 miles of road, and three distinct downtowns, The Villages in Florida is one of the largest retirement communities in the US. It's also been described as a raunchy, booze-filled boomtown for those who want to fill their twilight years line-dancing ...

ALBANY - senior citizens in New York could see a big property-tax break and all other homeowners would get a larger tax rebate under a proposal unveiled Tuesday by the Republican-led state Senate. The $5 billion plan over 10 years, senators said, would help lower property taxes in New York, which is ...
Donnie Mills, 64, poses for a portrait while holding his Fender Stratacaster guitar at his apartment in North Lewiston on Dec. 21. Tribune/Pete Caster. facebook · twitter · email; Print; Save. In in his youth, Donnie Mills never thought he'd see a day when recreational marijuana was legal. But here the ...
On Dec. 14, 2017 the Emery County commissioners and elected officials hosted and served a Christmas dinner for the senior citizens of Emery County. The dining room was well decorated with Christmas decorations and a bank of Christmas trees in one corner. There were seniors from every town in ...
The Union government will soon recommend Metro rail networks to offer concessional fares to students and senior citizens, Union Urban Development Minister Hardeep Singh Puri informed the Lok Sabha on Tuesday. Replying to a question, the Minister said, "The question was asked whether we are ...
(WBAY) -- We're all trying to stay warm in this cold weather, but experts are reminding us to keep an eye on senior citizens. They said seniors tend to forget to dress appropriately, they slip on sidewalks or avoid going outside at all. "I think being fearful of going out is probably the biggest concern," said ...
A new group in Astoria hopes to help senior citizens on fixed incomes stay housed, fed and warm. When John Day resident Chelsea Johnsen read in December about a woman who was going to lose her apartment due to a major rent increase at the first of the year, she felt she had to do something.
With snow and ice in the Savannah area forecast, senior citizens Inc. took steps to make sure hundreds of the area's elderly do not go without food during the storm. Tuesday morning, volunteers did the regular delivery of hot food to senior citizens. But by early afternoon, more volunteers had been called in ...
None of them are appealing to old people. The most widely used are "senior citizens," "retirees," "the elderly" and "elders." Then there are the derogatory terms, such as "geezers" and "coots," mostly whispered behind closed doors. And there are terms such as "sages," which frankly go too far in the opposite ...
See percentage of senior citizens in your Michigan county. Updated January 2, 2018 at 7:34 AM ; Posted January 2, 2018 at 7:30 AM. Members of the American Legion pin veterans during a veterans pinning ceremony at Faith Haven Senior Care Center on Friday, July 14, 2017. (Jake Crandall | Mlive.com)( Jake Crandall ).
Given the rising incidence of old people being abandoned by their families, the government passed a law in 2007 (the Maintenance and Welfare of Parents and senior citizens Act) to make maintenance of parents/senior citizens by children/relatives obligatory and justiciable through tribunals. The Act also ...
Wednesday, Dec. 27: Beef taco's, shredded lettuce, cheese, tomatoes, peppers, refied beans, tropical fruit, taco chips, taco sauce, granola bar, milk. Thursday, Dec. 28: Vegetable soup, pimento cheese, leaf or lettuce, apple, bread, crackers, milk ...
Looks like our senior citizens are getting stabbed in the back, and in the pocketbook, again, while our senior congressmen continue to get richer at our expense. This year, our social security benefits got a whopping 2 percent raise, which is better than the zero raise for the last few years. However, our ...
HANNIBAL - Tops Friendly markets hosted its 20th Annual senior citizens Luncheon to nearly 100 grateful participants this month at the Hannibal American Legion, 226 Rochester St. Tops hosts luncheon. Guests enjoyed a delicious meal and live music provided by the high school band and chorus.
ROCK ISLAND, Illinois - Dozens of senior citizens may have to brave the cold tomorrow because of a new Rock Island County requirement. They are residents at Friendship Manor applying for senior homestead exemptions. Friendship Manor's Development Director Jeff Condit said the manor used to be ...
Johannesburg - President Jacob Zuma is scheduled to host the 16th annual senior citizens Christmas party in KwaZulu-Natal on Wednesday. The event will be held at Mnyakana high school in Nkandla. Zuma is expected to host more than 5,000 senior citizens from the Nkandla area and its surrounds.
The number of senior citizens is on the rise, with India Aging Report 2017 indicating that 9.2 % of the state's demographic is elderly. Over half this number lives either alone or with a spouse to care for them. As young people travel away from home to work, the services for the elderly, like affordable home ...
In about five years or so, somewhere in the neighborhood of 25 to 50 Pulitzer Prize winners are going to have this administration* to thank. This is because nothing is a greater boon to investigative journalism than the kind of soulless, reckless deregulation in which the president* and his henchpeople are ...
A woman has called for better care for young disabled people after her sister had to share a care home with people more than twice her age. Before 38-year-old Joanne Head died in 2015, she had to have 24-hour care due to advanced multiple sclerosis. Her sister Vicky Cook, from Nottingham, said most ...
I don't think there is any space to accommodate my wheelchair in the metro during rush hours." It is not just persons with disabilities. Even senior citizens complain about the crowded trains. "I sometimes find it hard to breathe inside the crowded compartments. Though people are considerate and usually ...
This is just a reminder that the senior citizens Christmas dinner will be held today, Tuesday, Dec. 12, at Canters Cave 4-H Camp. The menu will include honey ham, mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans, cole slaw, sweet potato casserole, roll, dessert, and tea, coffee, or water. The hours will be from 11 ...
The new Diego Maradona statue that looks like most old people you know. Roy Hodgson? Bilbo Baggins? Susan Boyle!? Maradona has unveiled a dodgy-looking statue of himself in Kolkata (naturally). Share0Tweet0Email0Share0. Published. 6 hours ago. The 12ft sculpture was revealed on Monday and has been the ...
The City of Windhoek treated about 260 senior citizens to an early Christmas lunch on Friday afternoon and gave the elders food hampers. The City Council's function hall was full to capacity as pensioners came out to enjoy the afternoon with municipal office bearers. At the event, Mayor Muesee Kazapua ...
Elderly patients often ask me when they can stop having mammograms, Pap smears and other preventative health maintenance exams. The patient's current quality of life and expected length of life are important factors in deciding when to stop trying to prevent disease. cancers that are routinely screened ...
COLUMBUS -- Each year, the Ohio Department of Aging honors outstanding older Ohioans with induction into the Ohio senior citizens Hall of Fame. The hall honors current or longtime Ohio residents age 60 and older who have made and continue to make a lasting impact on their professions, their ...
Half of middle-aged people who are normal weight and don't smoke or have diabetes may have clogged arteries, researchers said Thursday, urging stronger measures to lower cholesterol. A high level of so-called "bad cholesterol," or LDL-C, is the main reason why apparently healthy individuals suffer ...
CORNING, N.Y. (18 NEWS) - senior citizens showed off their holiday items for sale on Friday at the Corning Senior Center. It was at the annual Holiday ... The Senior Center does not charge the vendors for the tables, so the senior citizens get to keep 100 percent of their profits. Some donate a portion of ...
A primary school in Essex is piloting a new project that brings elderly people suffering from isolation, depression and early dementia into the classroom to work with four- and five-year-old children, with the aim of mutually benefiting all. Previous projects have involved children visiting care homes, but ...
Ramani said, "We have distributed at least 700 booklets to elderly people in Mylapore." Likewise, the senior citizens' society has distributed at least 500 booklets to elderly people living in Ashok Nagar, K K Nagar, Valasaravakkam and Royala Nagar. He said, "We are working on enumerating the senior ...
Linda Ranwell selling items at the white elephant stall at the Edenvale senior citizens Society morning market. The Edenvale senior citizens Society recently held a morning market and art exhibition. The market and exhibition were held at the Edenvale Community Centre on November 25. At the event ...
Tazewell County emergency responders may soon find it easier and quicker to locate hard-to-find, hidden or poorly lighted driveways for households with disabled and at-risk senior citizens. The Tazewell County TRIAD is taking applications for reflective address signs that will be provided and installed free ...
Himanshu Rath, chairman of Agewell Foundation, said, "Due to lack of awareness about human rights, old people face increased instances of age discrimination, ageism, elder abuse and mistreatment. Creating awareness of human rights of the elderly and protecting them has become an uphill task for all ...
Girl Scout troops are joining forces with The Salvation army to bring joy to Amarillo's senior citizens. Today, dozens of young women helped pack goody bags for about 1,300 seniors residing in nursing home facilities in Amarillo. The Salvation Army Executive Director Major Harvey Johnson said the event ...
The WHO Global Network for Age-friendly Cities and Communities, for instance, was established to encourage communities to share knowledge and insight on how to best accommodate for senior citizens. A guide published by WHO for the network outlines specific areas city officials should focus efforts to ...


 

news and opinion


 


 


 


 


schema-root.org

     old
       oldest

age groups of people:
     adolescents
     children
     old