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Elder, Elderly and Eldering by Serene Ambition Patient Expert between being an elder and becoming elderly. We have added a third distinction called ‘eldering’. Some people love... the fear of being elderly. This is why there is so much resistance to growing old and people trying to hang...
ELDER MUSIC: Elder Musicians by Ronni B. Patient Expert here each Sunday. As this is an elders’ website, it’s about time I featured some elder musicians. I originally... Krall who’s a pretty good singer herself, but doesn’t qualify as an elder musician. I can’t...
Elder abuse, elder neglect by Jennifer J. Patient Expert for elder-abuse What Is Elder Abuse? Karen Boyer,  Coordinator, Muskoka Network Against Elder Abuse and legal aid lawyer, Joanne Bould at an Elder abuse conference in Muskoka Elder Abuse...
Eldercare, Elder Rage, And Caring For A Challenging Elder – Part 1 by Len S. Patient Expert By Jacqueline Marcell For eleven years I pleaded with my “challenging” elderly father... each other he adamantly insisted on taking care of her himself. For eleven years I pleaded with my “challenging” elderly...
Eldercare, Elder Rage, And Caring For A Challenging Elder – Part 2 by Len S. Patient Expert had everything figured out medically, behaviorally, socially, legally, emotionally, caregivers in place, the house elder... book ELDER RAGE (print, audio, Kindle/Nook), a Book-of-the-Month Club selection receiving 50...
Elder neglect = elder abuse by Jennifer J. Patient Expert for those who abuse elders. They have specific specialists who deal with those living in poverty and squalor...
National Initiative for the Care of the Elderly (NICE) study on elder abuse by Jennifer J. Patient Expert and seen elders abusing care staff. I seen evidence of failing seniors self-abusing, neglecting their own care... the caregiving blogs and support groups. They constantly complain that elder parents (usually a mother...
Scaring Elders - Part 3: A Bad Week for America's Elders by Ronni B. Patient Expert to keep their own benefits. As tired as we – elders – are with fighting off these vultures, we are going to need... and the only reason cuts to elders' earned income are being forced is that Wall Street and corporate CEOs want...
Elder neglect = elder abuse by Jennifer J. Patient Expert I am following, with interest, the debate on the bill in the House on euthanasia*. Palliative care is a horribly confusing term. As a Hospice Vounteer, everyone has access to the care afford by our volunteers across the provi
Medical War Against the Elderly: British Medical Journal Reveals Undertreatment of Elderly Stroke Patients by Wesley J. Smith Patient Expert The UK's medical war against the elderly (especially the frail) seems undeniable... for publicly telling the truth about elder neglect at a hospital. Now, the British Medical Journal reveals...

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