TiP Learning Community – March 22, 2017

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NEWS ABOUT  SENIORS


Calcium and Vitamin D: Important at Every Age https://www.niams.nih.gov/health_info/bone/bone_health/nutrition/


Top 10 Financial Scams Targeting Seniors https://www.ncoa.org/economic-security/money-management/scams-security/top-10-scams-targeting-seniors/


Expand Your Circles:  Prevent Isolation and Loneliness as You Agehttp://www.eldercare.gov/Eldercare.NET/Public/Resources/BROCHURES/docs/Expanding-Circles.pdf


Anxiety and Stigma in Dementia: A Threat to Aging in Placehttps://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4032087/


Hearing Loss May Double in United States by 2060:  Those over 70 will be hardest hit, study finds https://medlineplus.gov/news/fullstory_163879.html


Exercise Beats Weight Loss at Helping Seniors' Heartshttps://medlineplus.gov/news/fullstory_163858.html


Hip Fracture's Link to Early Death May Last Years:  People over 60 face two to three times the risk of dying over next 8 years, study finds https://medlineplus.gov/news/fullstory_163802.html

NEWS ABOUT CAREGIVERS


Watch recordings of past webinars from Family Caregiver Alliancehttps://www.caregiver.org/fca-webinars


Alzheimer's Caregiving:  Help with Home Carehttps://nihseniorhealth.gov/alzheimerscare/helpwithhomecare/01.html


How You Can Protect Your Parent From Deliriumhttp://www.nextavenue.org/protect-parent-delirium/?hide_newsletter=true&utm_source=Next+Avenue+Email+Newsletter&utm_campaign=91510cc6b4-03_07_2017_Tues_Newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_056a405b5a-91510cc6b4-165443949&mc_cid=91510cc6b4&mc_eid=2496347cbd


New Rules Make Home Care More Person-Centeredhttp://www.nextavenue.org/new-rules-make-home-care-person-centered/


NEWS ABOUT CHRONIC ILLNESS

Children's asthma symptoms improve when families educated on reducing household allergens  http://www.baltimoresun.com/health/blog/bs-hs-pest-management-20170306-story.html


Brain Training for Cancer Survivors' Nerve Damage https://medlineplus.gov/news/fullstory_163905.html


Legal and Financial Planning for People with Alzheimer's Disease Fact Sheet https://www.nia.nih.gov/alzheimers/publication/legal-and-financial-planning-people-alzheimers-disease-fact-sheet


NEWS ABOUT  COMMUNITY HEALTH


Medicine with a side of mysticism: Top hospitals promote unproven therapies  https://www.statnews.com/2017/03/07/alternative-medicine-hospitals-promote/


Why We Need to Pour Creativity Into Our Elder Care Systemhttp://www.nextavenue.org/why-we-need-to-pour-creativity-into-our-care-systems/?hide_newsletter=true&utm_source=Next+Avenue+Email+Newsletter&utm_campaign=9a267b15cc-03_14_2017_Tues_Newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_056a405b5a-9a267b15cc-165443949&mc_cid=9a267b15cc&mc_eid=2496347cbd


Two Words Can Soothe Patients Who Have Been Harmed: We’re Sorry http://khn.org/news/two-words-can-soothe-patients-who-have-been-harmed-were-sorry/?utm_campaign=KHN%3A%20Daily%20Health%20Policy%20Report&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=45675040&_hsenc=p2ANqtz--cXGeYXhhypLSTXbaUZA-ENegrlpCvIvpNc_IdGYboGwn90vbYhf8olRsT7xS_pWJZ-cNNBmDZA7x7_ixeICDHO2MQY_kyqWfMw6Cs31__Oo6Al3k&_hsmi=45675040


Obamacare Pushed Nonprofit Hospitals To Do Good Beyond Their Walls. Now What? http://khn.org/news/obamacare-pushed-nonprofit-hospitals-to-do-good-beyond-their-walls-now-what/?utm_campaign=KHN%3A%20Daily%20Health%20Policy%20Report&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=46085485&_hsenc=p2ANqtz--H4sAKoygeidQfjnP0vTL7-fyrDidzPtZq4Y1a7lAolhB3a4w1y7ICBnOJxjdh4tP1FGA-zLSIEifQ8KdFhxIndpg_wP-dG4y2vUVHbvowJ19mKG8&_hsmi=46085485