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If there’s one food that people associate with Valentine’s Day, it’s chocolate. More than half of those celebrating are expected to give candy this year, spending 1.8 billion dollars on sweet treats, according to the National Retail Federation. Although studies that find chocolate is good for your…
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Life spans are increasing around the world, but countries differ enormously in how they deal with increasing demands for long-term services and supports (LTSS). AARP International recently sponsored a policy symposium on the LTSS systems in Germany, France and the United Kingdom to inform important…
Charles Fletcher 2014 Purpose Prize Winner
By Eunice Lin Nichols, director, The Purpose Prize, Encore.org
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In 1902, 16 years old and alone, my grandmother set sail from Cork, Ireland, to a new life in America. She landed in New York and found work as a maid with a wealthy family whose physician suggested she train as a nurse. She didn't have a high school diploma but talked her way into nursing school.…
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The following is a post from Kim Sedmak, executive producer of "Life Reimagined TODAY" with Jane Pauley.
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Well, we could have told them this: Humiliating older adults about their weight problem doesn't make them slim down.
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