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How Scammers Target The Elderly

There are three simple explanations for this: memory loss, loneliness, and a more trusting nature.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–05/09/2014

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Looks Matter: The Signs Of Aging That Can Signal Heart Disease

As if getting older is not challenging enough, research points to certain signs of aging as a marker for higher risk of heart disease.

01/07/2014

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Many Drugs Not Well-Suited for the Elderly

As people age, they are likely to require more and more medications for a variety of ailments. But if those multiple medications are prescribed by a number of doctors, patients can run into trouble. Some drugs don’t interact well with others. Some simply are not ideal for senior citizens.

07/19/2012

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How To Survive Parents Moving Into Your Boston Home

Start here to make the transition of parents moving in as seamless as possible.

05/16/2012

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Mother’s Day: Helping Mom

Mother’s Day is next Sunday. So we need to talk more about our moms.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–05/07/2012

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Caregiver Homes – Helping the Elderly & Disabled in Massachusetts

March 24, 2012 If you’re taking care of an elderly family member or a young person who is disabled, here is some important information you should know about that could be of great benefit to […]

WBZ-TV–03/22/2012

Police released surveillance photos of an elderly bank robbery suspect just hours after the robbery took place.

Hingham Police Search For Elderly Armed Bank Robber

Hingham police are looking for a man they say robbed the Hingham Institution for Savings on Saturday afternoon.

12/03/2011

Surveillance video shows a man stealing a purse from a woman in Manchester, New Hampshire.

NH Police Search For Robbers Preying On Elderly Women

Manchester Police are seeking two men in separate robberies of elderly women.

07/14/2011

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Son-In-Law Rescues Woman Who Drove Into Woburn Pool

A wild ride in Woburn ended when a grandmother crashed her car into the family pool.

04/01/2011

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NH Rep. Trying To Get Rid Of State Test For Elderly Drivers

New Hampshire State Representative Robert Williams is 84 years old, and he is not a big fan of mandatory road tests for seniors.

03/08/2011

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