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Older Americans are carrying more mortgage debt and have accumulated less home equity than their peers a decade earlier, according to a  report by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
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Sometimes I feel like an in-house publicist for my three adult children: a text to the middle son asking him to give his sister a call; an email to the oldest telling him about his brother's time on a half- marathon; a phone call to the youngest suggesting she check in with her brothers. Why persist in trying to tighten the sibling bonds? Because adult children are often at different stages - and locations - in their lives so it takes a conscious effort to keep family ties strong. Unfortunately in this 24-7 world it is too easy to let those bonds weaken.
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AARP applauds the Bipartisan Policy Center for highlighting the need for a real discussion about America's long-term care crisis and solutions to address it.
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The medical delivery system is under pressure to provide quality health care despite these dire trends:
The 2010 Hurricane Season officially started yesterday and according to Colorado State University's Tropical Meteorology Project, the activity this season will be above-average.
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