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Bogus recycling bins help identify drinking patterns among low-income seniors

October 25th, 2014 | Comments Off

Substance abuse is the fastest growing health concern for older adults, a segment of the population that is likewise rapidly increasing.

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Monterey County Alliance on Aging’s peer counseling helps seniors in need

October 24th, 2014 | Comments Off

MONTEREY >> A cruel reality is that aging inevitably comes with loss, and loss often brings depression, anxiety and general unhappiness to older people. What [...]

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Trailblazing Coconut Grove photographer, Klara Farkas, dies at 103

October 24th, 2014 | Comments Off

Klara Farkas photographed Miami dignitaries in the environmental world like David Fairchild and Marjory Stoneman Douglas. Commerce leaders Roddy Burdine and Judith Arango Henderson.

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Disease Severity in One Eye May Predict This – WebMD

October 24th, 2014 | Comments Off

Disease Severity in One Eye May Predict ThisWebMD"Macular degeneration is a disease of the retina which damages central vision and can lead to legal blindness, [...]

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Stem Cells Grown From Patient’s Arm Used To Replace Retina

October 24th, 2014 | Comments Off

BarbaraHudson writes: The Globe and Mail is reporting the success of a procedure to implant a replacement retina grown from cells from the patient’s skin [...]

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Health Alert Gestational diabetes risks

October 24th, 2014 | Comments Off

People who have age-related macular degeneration in one eye are more likely to get the debilitating disease in the other eye as well. That’s according [...]

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Downton stars come to our Abbey

October 24th, 2014 | Comments Off

Downton Abbey will come to Romsey Abbey when one of its stars and its creator take part in a Christmas concert. Actor and singer Julian [...]

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A rich vocabulary can protect against cognitive impairment

October 24th, 2014 | Comments Off

Some people suffer incipient dementia as they get older. To make up for this loss, the brain’s cognitive reserve is put to the test.

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polymyxin B sulfate and trimethoprim (Polytrim)

October 24th, 2014 | Comments Off

Title: polymyxin B sulfate and trimethoprim (Polytrim)Category: MedicationsCreated: 3/2/2005 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/24/2014 12:00:00 AM

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Orange corn? Just in time for Halloween

October 24th, 2014 | Comments Off

Food Market brings news, talk and insight into the food business, from farms to supermarkets to restaurants. Reporters Mike Hughlett and Tom Meersman delve into [...]

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