November 2017

posted 11.27.2017
Editor’s note: The John A. Hartford Foundation, Administration for Community Living (ACL), The SCAN Foundation, Gary and Mary West Foundation, Marin Community Founda­tion and Colorado Health Foundation have united to fund a three-year grant to develop and establish the Aging and Disability…
posted 11.07.2017
By Andrew Reynolds Over the past several years, there has been a lot of interest in hepatitis C (HCV)—television commercials about new HCV drugs, increased media coverage on drug prices and even discussion among presidential candidates.For a disease called the “silent epidemic,” that’s a fair…
posted 11.07.2017
By Laura Mosqueda and Theresa Sivers Teixeira Mr. P is a 78-year-old man with early-stage Alzheimer’s disease. His son was observed in the pharmacy yelling at him as his Dad kept repeating the same question. The pharmacist called Adult Protective Services (APS), and they discovered that Mr. P…