Ultra-personal therapy: Gene tumor boards guide cancer care

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Doctors were just guessing a decade ago when they gave Alison Cairnes’ husband a new drug they hoped would shrink his lun...

October 21st, 2017 |  


Adult caregivers overwhelmed, undertrained

WASHINGTON (AP) — Adult caregivers looking after aging relatives and friends have little training for their stressful roles but still find the e...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Meals on Wheels, Aetna collaborate to improve senior care

ARLINGTON, Va — (BUSINESS WIRE) — Meals on Wheels America announced today a new national program with Aetna to collaborate on groundbreaki...

October 18th, 2017 |  


Tips for running at any age

Tips for running at any age

(NAPSI)—Running can seem like a daunting workout no matter your age. It takes an impressive amount of dedication to run long distances. However,...

October 18th, 2017 |  


States ask insurers to prioritize non-opioid pain treatment

CHERRY HILL, N.J. (AP) — Attorneys general representing the majority of states asked health insurers Monday to encourage pain treatment through ...

September 23rd, 2017 |  


Prevent isolation as you age

(NAPSI)—Did you know that an estimated one in five adults over age 50 are affected by isolation? This is a problem, as research has shown that p...

September 20th, 2017 |  


Medicare card remake to protect seniors

WASHINGTON (AP) — Medicare cards are getting a makeover to fight identity theft.No more Social Security numbers plastered on the card. Next Apri...

September 20th, 2017 |  


(NAPSI) — If you or someone you care about is a man over 50, now may be a good time to ask a doctor about prostate cancer screening.According to...

September 20th, 2017 |  


Medicare replacing Social Security numbers on cards

WASHINGTON (AP) — Old Medicare cards are going in the shredder.Officials said recently the government is on track to meet a 2019 deadline for re...

June 14th, 2017 |  


Medicare replacing Social Security numbers on cards

WASHINGTON (AP) — Old Medicare cards are going in the shredder.Officials said recently the government is on track to meet a 2019 deadline for re...

June 14th, 2017 |