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Gaps In Care Persist During Transition From Hospital To Home

Seniorhelpdesk.com healthcare blog credited to Anna Gorman and Kaiser Health News  http://khn.org   SAN DIEGO — Alton Rodgers had just come in from...

FAQ: Hospital Observation Care Can Be Costly For Medicare Patients

Seniorhelpdesk.com healthcare blog credited to Susan Jaffe and Kaiser Health News  http://khn.org   Some seniors think Medicare made a mistake. ...

Like Hunger Or Thirst, Loneliness In Seniors Can Be Eased

  seniorhelpdesk.com healthcare blog credited to Judith Graham and Kaiser Health News  http://khn.org It’s widely believed that older age is darkened...

Cheaper Over-The-Counter Hearing Aids Could Be On The Way

  seniorhelpdesk.com healthcare blog credited to Judith Graham and Kaiser Health News @ http://khn.org Imagine seniors walking around with stylish...

Connecticut Older Adult Collaboration for Health (COACH)

The Connecticut Older Adult Collaboration for Health (COACH) is a partnership between Yale School of Medicine, Yale School of Nursing, Yale New Haven...

‘Boot Camp’ Helps Alzheimer’s, Dementia Caregivers Take Care Of Themselves, Too

seniorhelpdesk.com healthcare blog credited to Anna Gorman and Kaiser Health News  http://khn.org LOS ANGELES — Gary Carmona thought he could do it...

What’s the Difference Between Palliative Care and Hospice Care?

seniorhelpdesk.com healthcare blog credited to Chirag Patel and Ohio's Hospice What’s the Difference Between Palliative Care and Hospice Care? “...

Drug Coverage Denied By Medicare? How Seniors Can Fight Back

seniorhelpdesk.com healthcare blog credited to Judith Graham and Kaiser Health News  http://khn.org Kenneth Buss had taken Xarelto, a blood thinner,...

Study: Elderly’s Family Caregivers Need Help, Too

seniorhelpdesk.com healthcare blog credited to Rachel Bluth  and Kaiser Health News  http://khn.org Elderly Americans’ well-being is at risk unless...