How one theme-park company is redesigning retirement living

canadian-theme-parkNEW YORK: Paulette Johnson is turning 70 this year. She lives by herself in a modest garden home in a retirement community in Hamilton, Ont., where she organises dance sessions and karaoke blowouts, and writes for the community’s biweekly bulletin.

Johnson moved to the neighbourhood, St. Read More »

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Aged care compounds becoming soft crime targets

crimePHOENIX: Retirement communities and skilled nursing homes imply a level of elevated safety in their commercial pitch to prospective customers.

But evidence is mounting that age-apartheid compounds are increasingly becoming soft crime targets and the care sector is trashing its reputation by doing nothing to effectively Read More »

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Blood tests to diagnose concussions to be discussed at summit

bloodDALLAS: The diagnosis of concussions remains largely a subjective process.

A physician typically relies on the injured person injured to pass along symptoms and the diagnosis is made after an examination that includes a physical examination, memory and coordination… Read More »

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Seniors housing developers compete for Global Award

trophyNEW YORK: The five hundred and sixty-first entry for the seniors housing Global Awards 2016 has been received.

A 140-unit luxury senior housing apartment community is on the drawing board for 5.2 acres on Mallory Station Road in Franklin.

On Sept. 22, Irvine, Calif.-based real estate Read More »

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