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    Posted 03.29.2019
    “This is a matter of serious concern. It happens very often and will be fatal.” A resident in early stages of Alzheimer’s disease after he witnessed a frightening resident-to-resident incident. Read More
    Posted 03.25.2019
    the members of the Network on Environments, Services and Technologies (NEST) council invite New Orleans attendees to join us on Tuesday, April 16 for our NEST Program Day entitled Creating Resilient Age-Friendly Communities: Enhancing Daily Lives of Individuals Across the Life Span. Read More
    Posted 03.25.2019
    One of the questions my grandma asked me most often when we spent time together was, “What are you doing on your phone?” Read More
    Posted 03.25.2019
    A growing body of evidence suggests that in recent decades the amount of time spent interact­ing with others in the public realm has declined. Read More
    Posted 03.25.2019
    Wellness is a simple, though multi-pronged, concept, which emphasizes a mission of connection. Read More
    Posted 03.21.2019
    The term comes from the French verb retirer, which means to withdraw. The contemporary definition is not only to withdraw, but also to retreat, to go away or to remove oneself. Those are not exactly positive perspectives. Read More
    Posted 03.15.2019
    A study conducted by Investor Protection Trust found that nearly one in five Americans over the age of 65 has been a victim of financial fraud. Read More
    Posted 03.14.2019
    ASA’s Healthcare and Aging Network (HAN) Leadership Council will celebrate OAM by offering a special series of presentations at the 2019 Aging in America Conference. Read More
    Posted 03.12.2019
    The Dementia-Inclusive Communities Initiative started with a grand vision to significantly move the needle toward a truly inclusive society for people living with dementia and their care partners. Read More
    Posted 03.12.2019
    The ASA awards program annually recognizes deserving individuals for their leadership and contributions to ASA and to the field of aging. Read More