- UK says cure or drug for dementia possible by 2025 Updated: Dec-11-13 11:20 am
- Bipartisan fix advancing for Medicare doctors' pay Updated: Dec-10-13 2:26 pm
- Fremont couple weather health problems together Updated: Dec-08-13 2:07 pm
- Maine residents donate 930 coats to seniors Updated: Dec-08-13 8:56 am
- Govt plan aims to keep older drivers safe on road Updated: Dec-05-13 5:45 pm
- Autopsy: Alzheimer's patient died from gun wound Updated: Dec-03-13 1:22 pm
- Leeza Gibbons, USC hold forum on healthy aging Updated: Dec-03-13 5:58 am
- Economist challenges idea of aging farmer crisis Updated: Nov-30-13 2:19 pm
- Senior with terminal illness still plays softball Updated: Nov-24-13 1:37 am
- 88-year-old with dementia fatally beaten in Indy Updated: Nov-22-13 3:31 pm
- DeLauro holds Conn. forum on health law, seniors Updated: Nov-16-13 10:20 am
- Health exchanges slow to attract young, healthy Updated: Nov-15-13 1:22 pm
- Quinn talks about his mom at caregiving conference Updated: Nov-14-13 11:16 am
LONDON - British Prime Minister David Cameron says he hopes to kick-start an international effort to find a cure or effective treatment for dementia by 2025.
WASHINGTON - It's that time of year again: doctors caring for Medicare patients once more face a steep pay cut. But this time Congress is pursuing a permanent fix to the annual drama that has undermined the medical profession's confidence in the nation's premier health program.
FREMONT, Nebraska - There is little doubt that heroes enter our lives daily - the firefighter that runs into the burning building, the police officer who chases down the criminal.
AUGUSTA, Maine - Maine residents donated 930 winter coats last month to help Maine seniors stay warm this winter.
WASHINGTON - Silver could take on a whole new meaning when it comes to car shopping. With more older drivers on the road, the federal government is contemplating a "silver car" rating system that will help identify which cars better protect elderly drivers and passengers in a crash.
ATLANTA - An autopsy has found that an Alzheimer's patient who was shot in northwest Georgia died from the gunshot wound.
DES MOINES, Iowa - Agriculture economists have long warned that farmers are getting old and staying on their land longer, delaying the turnover to a younger generation. But an Ohio State University professor argues that those fears are overstated and the United States likely will have little problem replacing aging farmers as long as business is good, as it has been for the past decade.
THE VILLAGES, Florida - When John Brake heard the unwelcome news from his doctor in April, he had a life-altering decision to make.
INDIANAPOLIS - Authorities in Indianapolis are investigating the beating death of an 88-year-old woman with dementia.
WALLINGFORD, Connecticut - U.S. Rep. Rosa DeLauro is holding a forum on how the federal health care law affects senior citizens in Connecticut.
LOS ANGELES - Fears that insurance exchanges that are the linchpin of President Barack Obama's federal health care overhaul wouldn't attract the young, healthy people needed to make them financially viable are being heightened by the early results of signups in several states.
CHICAGO - Gov. Pat Quinn is highlighting the role that those who care for the elderly and sick play by giving a personal example: His mom.