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BABY BOOMERS: SICKER SENIORS THAN EARLIER GENERATIONS
Thursday, May 26
The next generation of senior citizens will be sicker and costlier to the health care system over the next 14 years than previous generations, according to a new report. 89.3 KPCC

TURN UP THE SOUND, TURN DOWN THE DEPRESSION
Wednesday, May 25
Researchers found that cochlear implants may help seniors hear better and reduce their risk of depression. Long-Term Living

MORE THAN 1/3 OF AMERICANS THINK MEDICARE WILL COVER THEIR LTC NEEDS
Monday, May 23
Many Americans anticipate Medicare to cover their long-term care needs, including extended nursing home stays, according to the results of a survey released Thursday. McKnight's

FOOD LABEL MAKEOVER WILL BENEFIT BOOMERS
Friday, May 20
Bigger font on nutrition labels and bold calorie amounts are part of the FDA makeover, the first in 20 years. It's designed to help consumers make healthier eating choices. CNN Health News

EXERCISE TIED TO LOWER RISK OF MORE THAN A DOZEN CANCERS
Wednesday, May 18
From avoiding liver to stomach cancer, exercise is now known to have an ever greater health benefit in reducing risk. The New York Times

MUSIC REACHES MEMORIES FOR SACRAMENTO SENIORS WITH ALZHEIMER’S
Monday, May 16
CAHF's Music & Memory Project is highlighted in a profile on the program featuring Eskaton Care Center in Greenhaven. Sacramento Bee

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