How Exercise Lowers the Risk of Alzheimer’s

From Time Magazine —  More and more studies are showing how regular exercise benefits the brain, and in particular, the aging brain. What’s less clear is how exactly exercise counters the cognitive decline that comes with aging and diseases like Alzheimer’s. To find...

A Look at Recent Proposals to Control Medicare Drug Spending

From KFF, the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation —  The affordability of prescription drugs is a pressing concern for many Americans, with broad agreement across the political spectrum that lowering prescription drug costs should be a top priority for Congress. The...

How Gen Z can solve the long-term care worker shortage

From McKnight’s Long-Term Care News —  It’s no secret that the long-term care industry has been facing a talent supply-and-demand crisis for some time. Along with an aging population that increasingly requires healthcare services, there continues to be a...

Reliance on Social Security near record high

From USA Today —  This coming August, we’ll be celebrating Social Security’s 84th anniversary since it was signed into law by Franklin Roosevelt. Over its nearly 84 years of existence, more than 79 of which have included payouts to retired workers,...

US long term care market expected to reach $737.1B by ’26

From PR Newswire —  The U.S. long term care market size is expected to reach USD 737.1 billion by 2026., registering a 7.5% CAGR during the forecast period. The market is expected to be driven by rising incidence of chronic disorders in U.S., which can be attributed...

UnProgram 2019 planned in Dublin Aug. 2-3

The Ohio Chapter of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys will hold an “UnProgram” in Dublin, Ohio (northwest suburb of Columbus) on Friday and Saturday, Aug. 2-3. Open the attached PDF for the registration form (hotlink at bottom). See your email...