Category: Gerontology

Constipation affects more than 70% of people living in nursing homes.
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Constipation affects more than 70% of people living in nursing homes.

A Nation-Wide Study of Prevalence and Risk Factors for Fecal Impaction in Nursing Homes

JCHC Participates in U.S.-Israel Conference on Aging and Hope With Life's Door in Jerusalem
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JCHC Participates in U.S.-Israel Conference on Aging and Hope With Life's Door in Jerusalem

COO Laurie Loughney Attends Four-Day Workshop Series with JCC MetroWest Chaplaincy Director, Hospice Workers, Spiritual Care and Elder Care Professionals

EyesOnALZ Citizen Science Project to Enlist Millions of PBS Viewers to Fight Alzheimer's
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EyesOnALZ Citizen Science Project to Enlist Millions of PBS Viewers to Fight Alzheimer's

Under embargo until April 6, 2017, 6:00 EST

Creative Writing for Therapeutic Recreation Contest Just in Time for Recreation Therapy Awareness Month
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Creative Writing for Therapeutic Recreation Contest Just in Time for Recreation Therapy Awareness Month

reCreation Potentials- Expressive Arts for Therapeutic Recreation and Desert Rose Publications sponsoring a contest in celebration of Recreation Therapy Awareness Month.