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Thursday January 17th, 2019 6:39PM

AP Health - Senior Health

NFL drops appeal over dementia claims in concussion case
NFL drops effort to fight some dementia diagnoses in landmark concussion case as judge tweaks rule; players' lawyers accuse league of trying to delay payments, rewrite $1 billion settlement
5:11PM ( 1 week ago )
Thrive Senior Living Launches Artificial Intelligence inside All Communities in 2019
ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan 3, 2019--Social engagement, reimagined. Thrive Senior Living is once again challenging norms and industry standards, today announcing plans to integrate conversational ar...
3:36PM ( 2 weeks ago )
Group backing private Medicare is funded by insurance giants
A group seen as a champion for Medicare Advantage beneficiaries is funded by insurance giants that stand to benefit as that part of the federal health insurance program grows
4:15PM ( 3 weeks ago )
Elderly man evicted over medical marijuana hits another snag
A 78-year-old New York man who was evicted from federally subsidized housing because he uses medical marijuana says the conflicting state and federal marijuana rules that left him homeless are now threatening his medical care
7:24PM ( 1 month ago )
Medicare expands access to in-home support for seniors
Some Medicare Advantage insurance plans to offer broader array of in-home support services next year
12:01PM ( 2 months ago )
Dutch to prosecute doctor who euthanized woman with dementia
Dutch prosecutors say they will prosecute a nursing home doctor for euthanizing an elderly woman with dementia, the first time a doctor has been charged since the Netherlands legalized euthanasia in 2002
8:23AM ( 2 months ago )
TripleCare Strengthens Partnership with Mission Health by Introducing Telemedicine Services at Meadowbrook Health and Rehab in Tucker, Georgia
NEW YORK & TUCKER, Ga.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 30, 2018--TripleCare, a national provider of telemedicine-based healthcare services to skilled nursing facilities (SNFs), announced today it has introduced...
8:01AM ( 2 months ago )
Sandra Day O'Connor announces likely Alzheimer's diagnosis
Sandra Day O'Connor, the first woman on the Supreme Court, says she has the beginning stages of dementia and "probably Alzheimer's disease." O'Connor made the announcement in a letter Tuesday
5:50PM ( 2 months ago )
The Latest: O'Connor says she likely has Alzheimer's
Sandra Day O'Connor, the first woman on the Supreme Court, says she has the beginning stages of dementia and "probably Alzheimer's disease." O'Connor made the announcement in a letter on Tuesday
2:32PM ( 2 months ago )
The Latest: Chief Justice 'saddened' by O'Connor diagnosis
Chief Justice John Roberts says he is 'saddened to learn' that Sandra Day O'Connor, the first woman to serve on the Supreme Court, has the beginning stages of dementia
10:36AM ( 2 months ago )