Business partners create housing for ageing family members

2.CARDIFF: Childhood friends Jesse Lammi and John Louiselle have founded NextDoor Housing to help ageing family members stay close to home.

NextDoor Drop Homes are designed to be alternative housing for seniors.

Louiselle said he and Lammi are from strong-knit families, and Lammi‚Äôs grandpa could Read More »

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Age care compounds becoming soft crime targets

crimeBELFAST: Retirement villages and care homes imply a level of elevated safety in their commercial pitch to prospective customers.

But evidence is mounting that age-apartheid compounds are increasingly becoming soft crime targets and the care sector is trashing its reputation by doing nothing to effectively Read More »

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High number of unnecessary CT scans associated with pediatric sports-related head trauma

catBIRMINGHAM: Visits to emergency departments by children with sports-related head injuries have sky-rocketed in the past decade, and new research finds that many patients undergo unnecessary computed tomography or CT scans that expose them to radiation and increase the cost of treatment.

Fifty-three percent of Read More »

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Seniors housing developers compete for Global Award

trophyLONDON: The six hundred and sixty-seventh entry for the seniors housing Global Awards for 2015 has been received.

The Cottages assisted-living and 32-bed facility will consist of two 16-bedroom buildings offering assisted-living services, a therapy room and full-time activities. One building will be dedicated to Read More »

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