Abstract Since 2012, the American Geriatrics Society (AGS) has also been collaborating with the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) Foundation, joining its “Choosing Wisely” campaign on two separate lists of Five Things Healthcare Providers and Patients Should Question. The campaign is designed to engage healthcare organizations and professionals, individuals, and family caregivers in discussions … Read moreFive Things That Healthcare Providers and Patients Should Question
Sunil Kumar Jha, a 77-year-old retired central government employee, would heave a sigh of relief amid this scorching summer. Come April and he won’t need to visit his bank and stand in the long queue to draw his monthly pension. The State Bank of India has planned a welcome respite for the pensioners — aged … Read moreOver 75? Your pension may get door-delivered soon!
The Orissa High Court on Tuesday issued notice to the State Government over non-implementation of the provisions under the Maintenance and Welfare of Parents and Senior Citizens Act, 2007. Acting on a writ petition filed by a senior citizen Tarini Charan Padhy of Nabarangpur, the division bench of Chief Justice AK Goel and Justice AK … Read moreHC Concern for senior citizens
Hearing issues are often neglected. And if not rectified in time, hearing problems can get worse, so much so that one might lose ones hearing completely. We, at Old is Gold Store, understand the importance of preserving each of our faculties and senses. To help our customers take the first step, we have arranged for … Read moreFree Hearing test for Old is Gold Store customers
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Mr. P came to our store yesterday. Since his mother’s passing 6 months ago, he had not had any reasons to come to our store, so it was a bit of a surprise for us. More surprisingly, instead of the usual glum look, he was grinning from ear to ear. And he had a lady … Read moreOf remote caregivers and happy endings…
To help senior citizens to step into life with second career options after retirement, the West Bengal Housing Infrastructure Development Corporation (WBHIDCO) is holding a senior citizen mela to help them train and choose career options. The senior citizen mela is being held at Rabindra Tirtha in New Town Rajarhat adjacent to Kolkata from Friday and will continue till … Read moreSecond Innings in careers – A mela in West Bengal