Nursing home residents commonly abused by neighbors

Cornell Chronicle June 23, 2016 Nursing home residents commonly abused by neighbors By Heather Lindsey cunews@cornell.edu Twenty percent of people living in nursing homes are abused by other residents, according to a study by researchers in the College of Human Ecology and Weill Cornell Medicine. “We were very surprised by the prevalence of aggression,” said
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2015 Excellence in Medicine Awards winners

Every year the AMA Foundation honors a select group of physicians and medical students who exemplify the medical profession’s highest values: commitment to service, community involvement, altruism, leadership and dedication to patient care. The inspirational stories of these awardees demonstrate the enormous impact that one person can have in his or her community. Dr. Debasish
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Distinguished Speaker Series Announced − Successful Healthy Aging & Caregiving | Business Wire

Distinguished Speaker Series Announced − Successful Healthy Aging & Caregiving Inaugural talk set for Oct. 8th at Greenwich Library “What Your Doctor Won’t Tell You About Getting Older” – Dr. Mark S. Lachs September 24, 2015 10:31 AM Eastern Daylight Time STAMFORD, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Commission on Aging, The Greenwich Library, At Home in Greenwich and
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Podcast: Geriatrician Dr. Mark Lachs – The Secrets of Aging Well – Library News

Aging does not begin when you get a Medicare Card — it begins when you are born! Whether you’re 35, 55, 85 or beyond — you need to hear what renowned Geriatrician Dr. Mark Lachs has to say about the secrets of aging and assuring the highest possible quality of life at any age. Dr.
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