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Dehydration—A Silent Signal for Help

July 05, 2017

It is important to keep hydrated now that summer is here. Dehydration can happen often in long-term care settings, and older adults have a tendency to feel less thirsty, less quickly than younger persons.

Ohio Website Shows Where Nursing Homes Excel and Fall Short

June 20, 2017

The lack of information regarding the quality of care in nursing homes presents a challenge for potential consumers looking to choose a facility that is the right fit for them. In Ohio, a solution for residents has been created to aid future consumers in this dilemma.

June 15 is World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

June 15, 2017

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD) was launched by the International Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse and the World Health Organization at the United Nations. The purpose of WEAAD is to provide an opportunity for communities around the world to promote a better understanding of abuse and neglect of older persons by raising awareness of the cultural, social, economic and demographic processes affecting elder abuse and neglect.

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