House Passes Bill To Lower Prescription Drug CostsHouse Democrats have pushed through legislation that would empower Medicare to negotiate prescription drug prices and offer new benefits for seniors.
Intergenerational Lunch At Elementary School In Frisco Brings Stories And SmilesResidents from Mustang Creek Estates of Frisco visited Polly Tadlock Elementary School first-graders over lunch in the school cafeteria on Tuesday.
Thieves Pretending To Be City Or Utility Workers Targeting Seniors, Garland Police WarnGarland Police said the suspects have been knocking on doors, telling older residents they need to let them inside to investigate a gas or water issue.
Elderly Driving: How To Talk To Your Loved Ones About Handing Over The KeysIt's often a touchy subject of when older drivers should hand over their keys. CBS News' Vladimir Duthiers reports.
North Texas Music Students Receive Award From Foundation Created By George H.W. BushStudents of North Texas music studio received a Daily Point of Light Award, an award created by former President George H.W. Bush, Saturday for their volunteer work with seniors in assisted care facilities.
'Cooked With Love': North Texans Come Together To Bring Thanksgiving To The ElderlyStaff and volunteers at the Visiting Nurse Association's Meals on Wheels program dished up a traditional Thanksgiving meal for those who cannot leave their home this holiday.
Woman Dressed As Caregiver Wanted For Stealing From Senior CitizensThe surveillance images released by police show the suspect walking out of a Target after using a credit card stolen from an 85-year-old Alma Bates.
Group Raises Money For AC Units For Seniors With Limited IncomeThe Dallas agency Senior Source initiated its "Beat the Heat" campaign by raising money to finance the purchase of air conditioning units for seniors with limited income.
UTA Researchers Using Shakespeare & Robots To Help SeniorsResearchers at the UT Arlington Research Institute in Fort Worth are trying to figure out how high-tech robots can offer much needed therapy to an aging American population.
IRS Scams Rampant During Tax Season"The IRS is coming after you." That's the phony message seniors are getting too often in North Texas especially during tax season.
Report: Texas Nursing Homes Offering "Shamefully Poor" CareA new report by AARP Texas describes the conditions at nursing homes across Texas as "shamefully poor".
Farmers Branch PD Warning Senior Citizens About 'Squirrel' ScamThere's a strange scam being committed across the city of Farmers Branch that has criminals using dead squirrels to trying and trick people out of their money.
Handymen & Home Care Helps Seniors Trying To Age In PlaceResearchers said that an innovative program combining visits from occupational therapists and nurses with home fix-ups improved the ability for seniors to care for themselves in their homes.
New Push To Keep Seniors In Home, Community-Based ProgramsThe federal government is pushing states to keep more low-income seniors out of nursing homes and, instead, enroll them in home and community-based programs.
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.