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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Distinguished Speaker Series Continues with Second Speaker on Successful Healthy Aging & Caregiving

Distinguished Speaker Series Continues with Second Speaker on Successful Healthy Aging & Caregiving Dr. Karl Pillemer set to speak on April 21st at The Greenwich Library on “Living and Loving: Advice from the Oldest (and Wisest) Americans” March 17, 2016 10:17 AM Eastern Daylight Time STAMFORD, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Commission on Aging, The Greenwich Library, At
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700 Elders Reveal Secrets To Long-Lasting Love

700 Elders Reveal Secrets To Long-Lasting Love FEB 14, 2016 08:00 AM ET // BY ALYSSA DANIGELIS So, grandma, how did you make your marriage last? Cornell University sociologist Karl Pillemer set out to uncover the secrets to living happily ever after so he asked hundreds of older people about love, relationships, and marriage. Some of
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People over 65 shared their greatest regret in life – the most common one may surprise you

People over 65 shared their greatest regret in life – the most common one may surprise you Professor Karl Pillemer was unprepared for the answer he received when he asked older people what they regret most Rachel Gillett, Business Insider Thursday 7 January 2016 Karl Pillemer spoke to more than 1,500 people over the age of 65 Getty
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Hundreds of retirees share secrets to a happy marriage

Hundreds of retirees share secrets to a happy marriage Nanci Hellmich, USA TODAY10:07 a.m. EST January 6, 2015 (Photo: Sam Greene, Gannett) 19CONNECTTWEET 72LINKEDIN 6COMMENTEMAILMORE When gerontologist Karl Pillemer asked hundreds of retirees to tell him the secret to a happy marriage, they poured their hearts out. They said that “marriage is hard. It takes
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The Love Advice That Shocked Expert Karl Pillemer

The Love Advice That Shocked Expert Karl Pillemer Next Avenue  |  By Suzanne Gerber Posted: 01/13/2015 6:21 am EST Updated: 01/13/2015 6:59 am EST SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Suzanne Gerber You’d think that nothing could shock Karl Pillemer, when it comes to the lives of older folks. After all, the distinguished gerontologist, family sociologist,
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CornellCast – Inside Cornell: Karl Pillemer’s ’30 Lessons for Loving’

January / February 2015 Heart to Heart   Gerontologist Karl Pillemer gleans relationship advice from veterans of long marriages By Heather Salerno Jennifer Thomas Birckmayer, MA ’56, was married to her husband for forty-seven years before he passed away in 2003. Theirs was a partnership built on deep love and commitment— the kind of relationship
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