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July 12, 2016

How to Sell a House and Protect Your VA Benefits

I've heard numerous times about families who want to or have qualified for the Selling the Home with VA Benefits VA Benefit, but are concerned about what to do with the home. The typical scenario is that mom was living ...

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July 12, 2016

New York Memory Center Reinvigorates Dementia Patients

The New York Memory Center (NYMC) and its Executive Director, Christopher Nadeau is using arts and computer based social day care program to bring dementia patients back into the world. Watch the video below and hear from a woman who made the transition from ...

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July 12, 2016

Elder Home Care Workers – A Growing Workforce

In-home health care is one of the fastest-growing employment and business areas in the U.S. The aging of the U.S. population ensures that more people than ever need care equipment and services; the U.S. Labor Department is estimating that more ...

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July 12, 2016

National Plan to Address Alzheimer’s Disease

We Need Your Voice—Sign the Stop Alzheimer’s Petition Sign the petition Help ALFA send 1 million signatures to the President and Congress urging them to take action against this terrible disease. According to data from the 2010 National Survey of Residential Care Facilities, 42% of assisted living ...

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July 12, 2016

Family Caregiving Can Benefit Caregiver Health

Family caregiving can improve mental health, study shows. By Chris Berry Family caregiving can be extremely stressful and potentially detrimental to the caregiver’s health, however, studies have revealed that people who care for a family member live longer than comparable people who ...

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July 12, 2016

Next Generation Alzheimer’s Disease Model

There is a new genetically engineered lab rat wit the full spectrum of brain changes associated with Alzheimer’s disease that supports the idea that increases in a molecule called beta-amyloid in the brain causes the disease. Published in the Journal of Neuroscience, the study was ...

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July 12, 2016

New Office Launches to Support Michigan Veterans

Michigan's large population of vets (currently the nation's 11th-highest population) is in contrast to the amount of federal funding spent on vet services (we come in last). Hopefully, we are seeing a tide shift in the latest initiative. Surveys have ...

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