“Economics of Aging,” the latest installment of the “NPT Reports: Aging Matters” series, discusses the costs and financial impact of aging and how people are navigating crucial financial decisions. The video features LeadingAge's CEO Larry Minnix and Dr. Cheryl Phillips, senior vice president of public policy and advocacy.
A new report from the U.S. Census Bureau, Older Americans with a Disability: 2008-2012, takes a closer look at trends and demographic information for those ages 65 and older who face disabilities and functional limitations.
Stroke rates and death from strokes are falling, according to a new study in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA).
The U.S. Census Bureau recently released a report, funded by the National Institute on Aging (NIA), that offers a comprehensive look at the nation's population aged 65 and older, comprising 40.3 million in 2010. The data offers interesting insights to providers of long-term care.
On Monday, November 4th, the SCAN Foundation and PBS NewsHour brought together a panel of 6 experts on long-term care to discuss proven models of care, domestically and internationally, and possible solutions for gaps within our current system.