Who's Too Old For Major Treatment? Age Not Always A BarrierVery old age is no longer an automatic barrier for aggressive therapies, from cancer care like the former President Jimmy Carter has received, to major heart procedures, joint replacements and even some organ transplants.
Using Sight And Sound To Trigger Dementia Patients' MemoriesNursing homes and assisted living facilities are increasingly using sight, sound and other sensory cues to stimulate memory and provide a touch of the familiar for people with Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia.
Meals On Wheels Delivery Driver Saves Man's LifeThree weeks ago, by chance, a delivery driver saved a man's life because of a Meals on Wheels last-minute change to the delivery schedule.
Elderly Man Found Dead In Hurst YardPolice believe he was the victim of a hit-and-run.
'Sandwich Generation' Worried About Their Own Long-Term CareCaught between kids and aging parents, the sandwich generation worries more than most Americans their age about how they'll afford their own care as they grow older.
Man Who Preyed On Elderly Sentenced To 24 Years
Elderly Citizens Are Calling The Streets HomeAs the baby boom generation ages we can expect the number of elderly homeless people on the streets to rise.
Displaced Elderly Residents Devastated After Deadly FireThe flames are now out at the Gatewood Apartments. Two people died there in an early morning fire. Now, many of the surviving residents are saddled with worry.
Fund Set Up For Elderly Texas Couple Attacked By BeesAn elderly North Texas couple continues to recover after being attacked by a swarm of aggressive bees. Stanley and Nancy Whitehead were attacked after working to help the Possum Kingdom Chamber prepare for an annual barbeque.
Elderly Residents Dealing With Bed Bug InfestationMary Mills can easily point out the bed bugs on her covers. She and other elderly residents at the at Spring Garden Apartments in Springtown say they've been dealing with the pesky bed bugs for several weeks now.
Silver Alert Issued For Missing 89-Year Old Man From ShermanThe Grayson County Sheriff’s Office issued a Silver Alert Monday afternoon for a missing 89-year old man from Sherman who has been diagnosed with a Cognitive Impairment.
DPD Searching For Missing Elderly WomanJewell Jenkins was last seen Sunday afternoon leaving her home on St. Joseph Street, near 75 and Gaston.