‘Household’ model will bring family-style long-term care

MUMBAI: Maine, with the oldest population of all the 50 states, is home to dozens of assisted living centers and residential nursing institutions. Now, thanks to a major gift from a Waterville couple, one of the state’s largest and oldest senior care facilities promises to Read More »

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Aged care compounds becoming soft crime targets

CHENNAI: Retirement villages and care homes imply a level of elevated safety in their commercial pitch to prospective customers.

But evidence is mounting that age-apartheid compounds are increasingly becoming soft crime targets and the care sector is trashing its reputation by doing nothing to effectively Read More »

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Dead-simple UBC app pushes people to walk for dementia research

VANCOUVER: A new app developed at the University of British Columbia is encouraging people to get up and walk — and help with health research at the same time.

“Walk 10 Blocks” pushes adults to walk about a kilometre every day. By registering on the Read More »

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Seniors housing developers compete for Global Award

HYDREABAD: The twenty fourth entry for the seniors housing Global Awards 2017 has been received.

International developer and investment firm Quadrum Global and development partner DeAngelis Diamond of Naples recently celebrated the official start of construction on a new senior housing community in Southwest Florida, Read More »

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