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JAILED: 59-year-old behind bars for sexually abusing an elderly woman with dementia

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 12:34:32 GMT

A 59-year-old man from High Wycombe has been jailed for nine years for sexually abusing an elderly woman with dementia. Winston George, of Chairborough Road, was put behind bars after he was caught in the act by the woman's family member.




Two years on, and still no pavement for elderly residents at retirement complex

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 07:51:45 GMT

Robert Berry is frustrated that developers of a nearby petrol station and other roadside facilities won't put in a footpath from Fitzwarren Court to Highworth Road. Pictured Robert Berry..02/11/17 Thomas Kelsey.




Callaway County deputies arrest naked man accused of forcing his way into nursing home

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 03:18:35 GMT

Callaway County deputies arrested Allen Chudej early Thursday morning after they were dispatched to the 10400 block of County Road 445 for a reports of a male subject driving through a yards. According to the probable cause statement, Riverview Nursing Home, a private elderly car facility, also called deputies and reported that a naked man had forced his way past staff in the building.




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Thu, 16 Nov 2017 22:42:27 GMT

It's often no fun getting old in America: A new report finds the availability of health care for U.S. seniors lags behind that of other affluent nations. Access to insurance isn't an issue, because all Americans 65 and older are covered by Medicare.




Inspector Aaron Clarke pointing at a British Telecom box

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 18:01:45 GMT

An elderly couple who had a wall built around their home for safety have been repeatedly targeted by burglars using an adjoining BT box as a "useful ladder", a policeman said. The couple, from East Acton, west London, have a 10 foot wall around their home which has been effectively reduced to four feet owing to the "thoughtless" placement, Inspector Aaron Clarke said.




Criminal Caretakers: Lax regulations put violent offenders at nursinga Read Story Charlotte Huffman

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 15:43:26 GMT

The abysmal care is more than anecdotal. Using data from the federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, WFAA discovered the patient abuse rate in Texas nursing homes is nearly four times the national average.




Daventry man faces sentencing in January after aggressively selling to elderly woman with dementia

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 10:44:29 GMT

A Daventry man is among six people from a Peterborough firm to be sentenced next January after the business carried out aggressive selling to vulnerable elderly customers. The charge Henry faced was that on February 10, 2016 as a trader, he engaged in aggressive commercial practices that significantly impaired or were likely to significantly impair the average consumer's freedom of choice or conduct in relation to a product through the use of harassment, coercion or undue influence.




Senior citizens targeted in financial scams

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 06:14:21 GMT

"I think, unfortunately, our community, and when I say community, I mean our greater community, not just Wilmington, but the United States as a whole sees the elderly population as vulnerable," said Jeffrey Lee, a social worker at the New Hanover County Senior Resource Center. "They see them as an easy target.




Johns Creek Christian Church minister back in USA

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 01:45:18 GMT

For the Rev. David Kenley, 30 years an ordained Disciples of Christ minister, it has been a long road to pastoring Johns Creek Christian Church on Bell Road.




Anger as council cut roads to be gritted this winter

Wed, 15 Nov 2017 21:17:58 GMT

SERIOUS concerns have been raised over the council's decision to cut the number of roads to be gritted this winter. Residents in Lower Stratton and Coleview have slammed the plans as irresponsible, pointing out that schoolchildren and the elderly could be put at risk.




Retirement planning should include long-term care costs

Wed, 15 Nov 2017 16:27:44 GMT

Many Americans have a blind spot when it comes to retirement planning: long-term care costs. Even though the majority of Americans will at some point need long-term care, few are planning for it.




Elderly Man Missing From Westminster Has Dementia

Wed, 15 Nov 2017 11:40:25 GMT

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SHOCK: 'The Mick' Sexualizes Elderly Dementia Patient with 100-Year-Old Naked Lesbian

Wed, 15 Nov 2017 07:01:07 GMT

Anybody remember Fox's The Mick ? The terrible, horrible, no-good, very bad series that promotes transgendered children , threesomes for 13-year-old boys , and preaches the goodness of birth control and Planned Parenthood ? If you've been avoiding the second season, I salute you since the show has found one more thing to sexualize besides teens and children: the elderly. The November 14 episode "The Matriarch" has the family visiting great-grandmother Rita on her 100th birthday.




Iowa lawmakers want Legislature to revisit Medicaid cut

Wed, 15 Nov 2017 02:25:43 GMT

Some Republican and Democratic lawmakers say they want the Iowa Legislature to revisit a recent change in state law that reduced a key Medicaid benefit for the elderly and poor. Lawmakers on a legislative committee made the comments Tuesday about a reduction in so-called retroactive benefits, which help Medicaid patients with medical costs incurred up to three months before they registered for the program.




Investigations 22 mins ago 11:33 a.m.Hidden camera tells true story...

Tue, 14 Nov 2017 21:15:05 GMT

An 11Alive investigation uncovered hidden camera video catching nursing home staff laughing while an elderly patient dies in front of them. The incident happened at the Northeast Atlanta Health and Rehabilitation in 2014, but the video was recently released as part of a lawsuit filed by the family.




Senate to "fix" budget Tuesday

Tue, 14 Nov 2017 16:35:00 GMT

Benjamin Barnes, Secretary of the State of Connecticut Office of Policy and Management, which is the governor's budget office. Benjamin Barnes, Secretary of the State of Connecticut Office of Policy and Management, which is the governor's budget office.




Elderly Berkeley Living residents to lose homes before Christmas

Tue, 14 Nov 2017 14:12:48 GMT

A group of elderly and bedridden residents will lose their homes just before Christmas as the scandal-plagued retirement village Berkeley Living in Patterson Lakes prepares to close. The closure comes after the owners of units in the village, who are financial victims of convicted criminal Stephen Snowden, were hit with threats of fines and building repair costs in excess of $500,000 by the City of Kingston in Melbourne's south-east after the building was deemed "dangerous".