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A new law gives a heads-up to those under hospital 'observation'
More adults will be at risk of abuse as boomers enter 'the danger age'
We know we will die someday, so we must accept and plan for it
A Fidelity survey finds a few things adult kids really wanna know
The right forms will let the right people make financial decisions for your mom and dad, if necessary
Multiple types of agreements cover healthcare, finances and more
Watch out for arbitration clauses in nursing home admissions papers
Four states have set examples for others, a new AARP report says
Two authors share their conversation about this tough situation
Fresh ideas from a new Bipartisan Policy Center report
And two-thirds of Americans mistakenly think the government will pay the bill
Long-term care costs the federal programs do and don't pay for
A plea to investors for more affordable housing with quality care
Highlights and insights from Spotlight Health at the Aspen Ideas Festival
During Medicare Open Enrollment, crooks take advantage of older adults
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50 percent of those 65+ are 'rent burdened,' says a Pew report
This special report includes storytelling, news and information about health care for older adults in rural areas
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