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End Widespread Myth Social Security Faltering, but Fix Medicare Urge Ex-Hill Committee on Aging Chief/National Democratic Strategist Robert Weiner and Former Senior Hill Aide John Larmett in Palm Beach Post Op-Ed

WASHINGTON, Aug. 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "It's time to end the widespread myth that Social Security is faltering; the real problem is Medicare," say ex-U.S. House Committee on Aging Chief of Staff Robert Weiner (also a former White House senior staff member) and former senior Hill aide Jo...

An aide to cold

The study found that a daily garlic supplement comprising allicin, a purified component of garlic considered to be the major biologically active agent produced by the plant, reduced// the risk of catching a cold by more than half.It also found that allicin-containing garlic supplements were even...

Long-Term Care Financing Must Be Part of Health Care Reform

...eed. Nearly 70 percent of those who turned 65 in 2005 will need some long-term services. The average time: three years. Contracting with a home aide just three days per week for 2-3 hours at a time to provide basics such as meal preparation and help with dressing can easily cost $1,000 to $2,000 pe...

Death at Assisted Living Facility Points to Desperate Need for Better Regulations from the State

...es such as those that forced the Department of Public Welfare to close the Cambridge Brightfield assisted living facility. Earlier this month, an aide at the center in Hatfield, PA., was indicted for involuntary manslaughter in the death of a 79-year-old resident, Ronald Myers, there last October 9. ...

Soyfoods a Healthy Choice for Men

...or cereals and bars with soy -- promote the health of men by helping to protect against prostate cancer, reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease and aide in weight management. "Today more than ever before, the science is clear: a large body of research documents important health benefits for men wh...

Gearworks to Exhibit OnCare at VNAA 27th Annual Meeting

...tems, OnCare allows home care and hospice organizations to economically increase productivity, ensure compliance and improve outcomes, saving $300 per aide per month through reduced costs, increased visits and capturing missed interventions. Who:       Gearworks What:...

Wildfire Evacuation Preparedness Tips for Pets

....com ) would like to offer some tips to help prepare your family pets during this stressful time. Having a Pet Evacuation Kit ready to go will aide you in making quick decisions during an evacuation threat. Below is a suggested checklist of emergency items for your pet: At leas...

4-in-1

...cles are actively brought into the cell interior with their cargo intact (receptor-mediated endocytosis). The magnetic particles not only act as an aide for transport, they are also a contrast agent for MRI. This reveals where the tumors are, whether the particles are concentrating there, and how the t...

Swine Flu Infections Now Top 140 in U.S.

... Thursday. The swine flu outbreak has even touched the White House -- an aide to Energy Secretary Steven Chu apparently got sick while helping arrange President Barack Obama's recent trip to Mexico. The aide did not fly on Air Force One, however, and never posed a risk to the presid...

Swine Flu Infections Near 110 in U.S.

... Thursday. The swine flu outbreak has even touched the White House -- an aide to Energy Secretary Steven Chu apparently got sick while helping arrange President Barack Obama's recent trip to Mexico. The aide did not fly on Air Force One, however, and never posed a risk to the presid...

Growth in Wyoming Long Term Care Costs Outpacing the Rate of Inflation, According to Annual Genworth Financial Study

...reased 5 percent annually over the past five years. Home Care: The median hourly rate for a non-Medicare certified, state licensed home health aide ranges from $17 to $28 in Wyoming. Casper has that highest rate at $28, compared to $19 in Cheyenne. The cost nationally for this type of care is $18...

Growth in Wisconsin Long Term Care Costs Outpacing the Rate of Inflation, According to Annual Genworth Financial Study

...reased 5 percent annually over the past five years. Home Care: The median hourly rate for a non-Medicare certified, state licensed home health aide ranges from $18 in Green Bay to $25 in Wausau, where costs have increased 11 percent annually over the past five years. Costs have risen 3 percent an...

Growth in Washington Long Term Care Costs Outpacing the Rate of Inflation, According to Annual Genworth Financial Study

...reased 5 percent annually over the past five years. Home Care: The median hourly rate for a non-Medicare certified, state licensed home health aide ranges from $18 to $25 in Washington. The rate is $24 in Seattle-Tacoma, which represents an annual growth rate of 4 percent since 2005 and the $19 r...

Growth in Virginia Long Term Care Costs Outpacing the Rate of Inflation, According to Annual Genworth Financial Study

...reased 5 percent annually over the past five years. Home Care: The median hourly rate for a non-Medicare certified, state licensed home health aide ranges from $15 to $21 in Virginia. The rate is $19 in Richmond, which represents an annual growth rate of 5 percent since 2005. In Norfolk-Virginia...

Growth in Utah Long Term Care Costs Outpacing the Rate of Inflation, According to Annual Genworth Financial Study

...reased 5 percent annually over the past five years. Home Care: The median hourly rate for a non-Medicare certified, state licensed home health aide is $19 across Utah. Costs have grown at an annual rate of 5 percent in Provo over the past five years and 3 percent in Salt Lake City over the same p...

Growth in Texas Long Term Care Costs Outpacing the Rate of Inflation, According to Annual Genworth Financial Study

...reased 5 percent annually over the past five years. Home Care: The median hourly rate for a non-Medicare certified, state licensed home health aide ranges from $14 to $24 across Texas. Costs have risen to $18 an hour in both Austin and Dallas at a rate of 2 percent annually over the past five yea...

Growth in Rhode Island Long Term Care Costs Outpacing the Rate of Inflation, According to Annual Genworth Financial Study

...reased 5 percent annually over the past five years. Home Care: The median hourly rate for a non-Medicare certified, state licensed home health aide ranges from $23 to $25 across Rhode Island. Costs have increased 3 percent annually over the past five years in Providence and 4 percent a year acros...

Video: Genworth Financial Reveals Best Places in America for Long Term Care

...tial claims are for long term care services received in the home. The hourly private pay rate for a non-Medicare certified, state licensed home health aide is $18.50. Since 2005, the cost for this type of care has increased at an annual rate of 2 percent. The cost of care in a nursing home or assis...

Growth in Ohio Long Term Care Costs Outpacing the Rate of Inflation, According to Annual Genworth Financial Study

...reased 5 percent annually over the past five years. Home Care: The median hourly rate for a non-Medicare certified, state licensed home health aide ranges in Ohio from $15 to $22. Costs have risen 4 percent annually over the past five years in Columbus to $19 per hour and 1 percent annually in Ci...

Growth in North Dakota Long Term Care Costs Outpacing the Rate of Inflation, According to Annual Genworth Financial Study

...reased 5 percent annually over the past five years. Home Care: The median hourly rate for a non-Medicare certified, state licensed home health aide ranges from $14 to $21 across North Dakota. Costs have decreased 5 percent annually over the past five years in Bismarck to $14 per hour. Costs have ...

Growth in North Carolina Long Term Care Costs Outpacing the Rate of Inflation, According to Annual Genworth Financial Study

...creased 5 percent annually over the past five years. Home Care: The median hourly rate for a non-Medicare certified, state licensed home health aide ranges in North Carolina from $16 in Wilmington, Rocky Mount and Goldsboro to $19 in Asheville. Costs have risen 3 percent annually over the past five...

Growth in New York Long Term Care Costs Outpacing the Rate of Inflation, According to Annual Genworth Financial Study

...reased 5 percent annually over the past five years. Home Care: The median hourly rate for a non-Medicare certified, state licensed home health aide ranges from $18 in Manhattan to $22 in Rochester and Albany. Costs have risen 4 percent annually over the past five years in Manhattan and 4 percent ...

Growth in New Mexico Long Term Care Costs Outpacing the Rate of Inflation, According to Annual Genworth Financial Study

...reased 5 percent annually over the past five years. Home Care: The median hourly rate for a non-Medicare certified, state licensed home health aide ranges from $16 in Las Cruces to $18 in both Albuquerque and Santa Fe. The cost nationally for this type of care is $18 per hour, with costs increasin...

Growth in New Hampshire Long Term Care Costs Outpacing the Rate of Inflation, According to Annual Genworth Financial Study

...reased 5 percent annually over the past five years. Home Care: The median hourly rate for a non-Medicare certified, state licensed home health aide is $23 in New Hampshire. Costs have remained flat over the past five years. The cost nationally for this type of care is $18 per hour, with costs in...

Growth in Nevada Long Term Care Costs Outpacing the Rate of Inflation, According to Annual Genworth Financial Study

...reased 5 percent annually over the past five years. Home Care: The median hourly rate for a non-Medicare certified, state licensed home health aide ranges from $20 to $21 across Nevada. The cost in Las Vegas has increased 4 percent annually over the past five years. Reno saw an increase of 6 perc...

Growth in Nebraska Long Term Care Costs Outpacing the Rate of Inflation, According to Annual Genworth Financial Study

...reased 5 percent annually over the past five years. Home Care: The median hourly rate for a non-Medicare certified, state licensed home health aide ranges from $19 to $22 across Nebraska. Costs have risen 8 percent annually over the past five years in Lincoln to $22 per hour, 1 percent annually i...

Growth in Long Term Care Costs in New Jersey Outpacing the Rate of Inflation, According to Annual Genworth Financial Study

...reased 5 percent annually over the past five years. Home Care: The median hourly rate for a non-Medicare certified, state licensed home health aide throughout the entire state of New Jersey is $20. Costs have risen 3 percent annually over the past five years in Northern New Jersey and 1 percent a...

Long Term Care Costs Outpacing the Rate of Inflation in Missouri, According to Annual Genworth Financial Study

...reased 5 percent annually over the past five years. Home Care: The median hourly rate for a non-Medicare certified, state licensed home health aide ranges from $16 in Joplin to $22 in Columbia. Costs have risen 4 percent annually over the past five years in Kansas City and 3 percent annually in S...

Growth of Long Term Care Costs Outpacing the Rate of Inflation in Montana, According to Annual Genworth Financial Study

...reased 5 percent annually over the past five years. Home Care: The median hourly rate for a non-Medicare certified, state licensed home health aide ranges from $15 in Billings to $20 in Missoula. Costs fell by 2 percent annually over the past five years in Billings, and rose 6 percent annually in...

Growth of Long Term Care Costs Outpacing the Rate of Inflation in Minnesota, According to Annual Genworth Financial Study

...reased 5 percent annually over the past five years. Home Care: The median hourly rate for a non-Medicare certified, state licensed home health aide ranges from $20 to $27, with Minneapolis representing the high end of the range. Costs in Minneapolis have increased 3 percent a year over the past f...

Growth in Maryland Long Term Care Costs Outpacing the Rate of Inflation, According to Annual Genworth Financial Study

...reased 5 percent annually over the past five years. Home Care: The median hourly rate for a non-Medicare certified, state licensed home health aide ranges from $16 in Cumberland to $21 in Baltimore. Costs in Baltimore have risen 8 percent per year since 2005, while costs in Bethesda have risen 2 ...

Growth in Maine Long Term Care Costs Outpacing the Rate of Inflation, According to Annual Genworth Financial Study

...reased 5 percent annually over the past five years. Home Care: The median hourly rate for a non-Medicare certified, state licensed home health aide ranges from $19 in Bangor to $22 in Portland. The cost in Lewiston-Auburn is $21 per hour. Over the past five years, costs for this type of care hav...

Growth in Long Term Care Costs in Tennessee Outpacing Inflation, According to Annual Genworth Financial Study

...reased 5 percent annually over the past five years. Home Care: The median hourly rate for a non-Medicare certified, state licensed home health aide in Tennessee ranges from $14 in Jackson to $18 in the Clarksville-Hopkinsville region, Johnson City and Nashville. Costs for this type of care incre...

Growth in Long Term Care Costs in Most of South Dakota Outpacing Inflation, According to Annual Genworth Financial Study

...reased 5 percent annually over the past five years. Home Care: The median hourly rate for a non-Medicare certified, state licensed home health aide ranges from $18 to $20 in South Dakota. Costs have decreased by 2 percent a year in Sioux Falls over the past five years. Costs across the rest of t...

Growth in Long Term Care Costs Outpacing the Rate of Inflation in Most of Michigan, According to Annual Genworth Financial Study

...reased 5 percent annually over the past five years. Home Care: The median hourly rate for a non-Medicare certified, state licensed home health aide ranges from $17 in Benton Harbor to $20 in both Detroit and the Lansing-East Lansing region. Costs have risen more slowly for this type of care in Mi...

Growth in Delaware Long Term Care Costs Outpacing the Rate of Inflation, According to Annual Genworth Financial Study

...reased 5 percent annually over the past five years. Home Care: The median hourly rate for a non-Medicare certified, state licensed home health aide is $18 in Dover and $23 across the rest of Delaware. Costs have decreased 7 percent annually over the past five years in Dover, while costs have incr...

Growth in Alabama Long Term Care Costs Outpacing the Rate of Inflation in Much of the State, According to Annual Genworth Financial Study

...ncreased 5 percent a year over the past five years. Home Care: The median hourly rate for a non-Medicare certified, state licensed home health aide in Alabama ranges from $13 in Florence to $20 in Dothan. Costs have risen 2 percent annually over the past five years in Birmingham to $15 per hour, ...

Costs for Most Types of Long Term Care in the Nation's Capital Growing Faster than Inflation, According to Annual Genworth Financial Study

...reased 5 percent annually over the past five years. Home Care: The median hourly rate for a non-Medicare certified, state licensed home health aide is $20 in Washington, representing an increase of 4 percent annually since 2005. The cost nationally for this type of care is $18 per hour, with cost...

Alaska Long Term Care Costs Highest in the Nation, Although Growth in Costs Trails National Average, According to Annual Genworth Financial Study

...reased 5 percent annually over the past five years. Home Care: The median hourly rate for a non-Medicare certified, state licensed home health aide has decreased 11 percent annually over the past five years in Anchorage, to $15 per hour. Across the rest of Alaska, costs have increased 3 percent a...

Growth of Long Term Care Costs Outpacing the Rate of Inflation in Oklahoma, According to Annual Genworth Financial Study

...reased 5 percent annually over the past five years. Home Care: The median hourly rate for a non-Medicare certified, state licensed home health aide in Oklahoma ranges from $15 in Lawton to $21 in Enid. Costs have risen 3 percent annually over the past five years in Oklahoma City and 4 percent ann...
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