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Why Candidates Aren’t Talking About Long-Term Care
It should be a hot issue – but it's been met largely with silence
What This Survey Said About Paying for Long-Term Care
Most Next Avenue readers polled believe it should be a public policy issue
How a Death Doula Can Help Patients and Families
As with childbirth, doulas can help in end-of-life transitions
Obesity Epidemic Is a Problem at Nursing Homes
Overweight patients are being turned away, says The New York Times
Nursing Home Residents Victimized by Explicit Photos
Beware: Elder abuse is spreading to social media
Gay Retirement Communities Come of Age
Society is shifting. Will our long-term care system learn to adapt?
Poll: What Stops You From Talking End-of-Life Care With Your Doctor?
New reimbursement for doctors opens a door to advance care planning
Can Long-Term Care Insurance Work for More People?
New research looks at tradeoffs in participation rates, cost and Medicaid savings
Why Keeping a Good Relationship With Your Doctor Is Key
This physician explains why that partnership is so important today
Don’t Sign Away Your Rights In Long-Term Care
Watch out for arbitration clauses in nursing home admissions papers
Health & Well-Being
Is 78.8 Years Long Enough to Live?
Here's what experts just said in a debate about extreme longevity
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