Over 50s carving out new housing options and creating different forms of living

toptenBELFAST: The over 50s demographic is the most significant force for housing change. The ‘individuals’ generation is turning its back on retirement village compounds, and is seeking new forms of housing for the second half of their lives.

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20 simple tricks to avoid ‘senior moments’ and boost powers of recall

recallLIVERPOOL: This is a 20 part guide to obviating ‘seniors moments’ with simple tricks. The latest research proves the powers of recall can be improved by following altered behaviour. This series will be posted progressively over the next five days.

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Study reinforces focus on ultrasound

research2BRISTOL: A pre-clinical study published this week suggests that focused ultrasound may hold a key to providing a non-invasive, non-pharmaceutical approach to treating Alzheimer’s disease.

Researchers demonstrated that combining the injection of microbubbles and applying ultrasound across the brain using a system from Philips Research Read More »

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Seniors housing developers compete for Global Award

trophyLONDON: The hundred and sixty-third entry for the seniors housing Global Award for 2015 has been received.

Farmington Hills-based Beztak Cos. and Southfield-based Etkin LLC are co-developing the $26 million All Seasons of Birmingham along Maple Road, east of Woodward Avenue, with 131 independent living Read More »

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