News tagged with journal of the american geriatrics society

Related topics:

Study clarifies needs of rural-dwelling elderly

A novel project set in a rural community near Rochester, N.Y., to screen elderly people for unmet needs showed that, indeed, there is a great opportunity to match older adults with professional assistance. This new model ...

dateNov 10, 2010 in Health
shares0 comments 0

Older people in assisted-living facilities sleep poorly

In a study of residents of Assisted Living Facilities (ALFs) in Los Angeles showed that 65% had clinically significant sleeping problems and that poor sleep was associated with declining quality of life and increased depression ...

dateMay 07, 2010 in Health
shares0 comments 0