Senior Citizens All the latest news affecting older people, with releases covering issues such as health insurance and long-term care plan options, as well as financial and retirement considerations. Find stories about fitness programs and brain-health initiatives, along with announcements of community support, outreach, and social events. Also included are releases regarding the financial performance and corporate structures of companies specialising in products and services for older person.

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26 Nov, 2018, 14:09 GMT Agincare: Thinking Differently About Home Care - Peter's Remarkable Story

Receiving home care doesn't need to mean hordes of people traipsing through your home, with long, lonely hours between visits. Fifty-five year-old...


22 Nov, 2018, 16:40 GMT Government of Japan Showcases How Technological Innovation and Open Data Access Make Japanese Healthcare Sector Ideal for Collaboration With Germany

As the world's third largest economy, Japan is leading the way for aging societies. Therefore, the Government of Japan has launched series of...


14 Nov, 2018, 14:42 GMT Kintell Launches All-in-one Smart-Health-System for Over 70s to Improve Independent Living for Elderly and Their Families

Kintell has today announced its smart-home-system is available to buy through Kickstarter. The devices and smart system are designed for families to...


01 Nov, 2018, 14:57 GMT Dr. Anthony E. Lang Wins 2018 Weston Brain Institute International Outstanding Achievement Award

Dr. Anthony E. Lang was presented with the 2018 Weston Brain Institute International Outstanding Achievement Award. This $40,000 award recognizes an...


30 Oct, 2018, 08:00 GMT CORRECTION - Master Investor Limited: Master Investor Show 2019 Introduces Fidelity International as Platinum Sponsors

Fidelity International, one of the world's leading investment solutions providers, will return as headline sponsor of Master Investor Show 2019....


27 Oct, 2018, 08:30 BST Grifols demonstrates a significant reduction (61%) in the progression of moderate Alzheimer's disease using its AMBAR treatment protocol

Presenting the study results, Antonio Páez, M.D., Grifols Medical Director and Head of the AMBAR Clinical Program confirmed that the analysis of...


15 Oct, 2018, 08:57 BST RB Care Homes Congratulate Sponsored Athlete Lucio Sergio on Jiujitsu Success at 2018 IBJJF World Masters

The team at RB Care Homes are delighted to congratulate their sponsored athlete Lucio Sergio, following his triumphant return from America after...


01 Oct, 2018, 12:24 BST Federation of European Social Employers Met Minister of Health of Czech Republic

Is there a future of long-term care in Europe? What can we learn from each other? Answers to those questions were discussed at a high-ranking...


26 Sep, 2018, 10:59 BST Arcapita Grows US Senior Living Portfolio to $350 Million With Chicago Acquisition

Arcapita has completed eight transactions worth $1.8 billion in the senior living sector Number of US seniors aged 75+ expected to double and hit 40...


06 Sep, 2018, 00:01 BST European Heart Valve Disease Awareness Day 2018: New Data Indicates Low Awareness of Heart Valve Disease May Prevent Elderly People from Seeking Diagnosis and Treatment

The call for improved education and diagnosis of heart valve disease comes following the results of a new survey of 12,820 people over the age of 60...


15 Aug, 2018, 07:00 BST Worldwide Motorhoming Holidays' New Interactive Tool Inspires Holidaymakers to Discover Their Dream Road Trip

The National Caravan Council has seen motorhome ownership increase by 61% since 2014 The Camping and Caravanning Club has seen ownership of...


08 Aug, 2018, 08:09 BST Eurocine Vaccines´ Nasal Influenza Vaccine Candidate Immunose™ FLU Showed Good Safety in Older Adults

Eurocine Vaccines today announced good safety and tolerability in older adults, in the second clinical phase I/II study including their quadrivalent...


25 Jul, 2018, 15:00 BST AAIC® 2018 Features First Clinical Trial to Show Intensive Blood Pressure Treatment Reduces New Cases of Mild Cognitive Impairment and Dementia (Combined Endpoint)

The first randomized clinical trial to demonstrate that intensive blood pressure treatment reduces new cases of mild cognitive impairment (MCI), and...


25 Jul, 2018, 15:00 BST AAIC® 2018 Features First Clinical Trial to Show Intensive Blood Pressure Treatment Reduces New Cases of Mild Cognitive Impairment and Dementia (Combined Endpoint)

The first randomized clinical trial to demonstrate that intensive blood pressure treatment reduces new cases of mild cognitive impairment (MCI), and...


24 Jul, 2018, 14:01 BST New Research Focuses On Treating Non-Cognitive Symptoms Of People With Dementia

New research presented at the Alzheimer's Association International Conference (AAIC) 2018 in Chicago focuses on the recent successes and ongoing...


24 Jul, 2018, 14:01 BST New Research Focuses On Treating Non-Cognitive Symptoms Of People With Dementia

New research presented at the Alzheimer's Association International Conference (AAIC) 2018 in Chicago focuses on the recent successes and ongoing...


23 Jul, 2018, 14:01 BST Pregnancy And Reproductive History May Impact Dementia Risk Plus, The Move To Re-Think The Impact Of Hormone Therapy On Cognition

Research reported at the Alzheimer's Association International Conference (AAIC) 2018 in Chicago highlighted sex differences associated with dementia ...


23 Jul, 2018, 14:01 BST Pregnancy And Reproductive History May Impact Dementia Risk Plus, The Move To Re-Think The Impact Of Hormone Therapy On Cognition

Research reported at the Alzheimer's Association International Conference (AAIC) 2018 in Chicago highlighted sex differences associated with dementia ...


19 Jul, 2018, 15:20 BST Researchers Are One Step Closer to Developing Eye Drops to Treat Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD)

Scientists at the University of Birmingham, UK, are one step closer to developing an eye drop that could revolutionise treatment for age-related...


19 Jul, 2018, 15:20 BST Researchers Are One Step Closer to Developing Eye Drops to Treat Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD)

Scientists at the University of Birmingham, UK, are one step closer to developing an eye drop that could revolutionise treatment for age-related...


12 Jul, 2018, 05:00 BST Birchgrove Selects Yardi Software to Manage Assisted Living Portfolio

UK-based provider of assisted living apartments supports growth strategy with the centralised, cloud-based Yardi property management and accounting...


12 Jul, 2018, 05:00 BST Birchgrove Selects Yardi Software to Manage Assisted Living Portfolio

UK-based provider of assisted living apartments supports growth strategy with the centralised, cloud-based Yardi property management and accounting...


03 Jul, 2018, 03:30 BST Elior Group Acquires Bateman Community Living in the USA

Elior Group, one of the world's leading operators in the contracted food industry, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Bateman Community...


03 Jul, 2018, 03:30 BST Elior Group Acquires Bateman Community Living in the USA

Elior Group, one of the world's leading operators in the contracted food industry, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Bateman Community...


02 Jul, 2018, 16:30 BST Elior Group Acquires Bateman Community Living in the USA

Elior Group, one of the world's leading operators in the contracted food industry, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Bateman Community...