Aging News Headlines: July 21, 2017
Health care reform update from n4a: Opposition to bill, straight repeal may doom Senate effort
Opposition has effectively doomed Congress’ ACA repeal efforts, for now. But Senate Majority Leader McConnell still intends to bring up the repeal-without-replace measure on the Senate floor next week. Advocates must continue to remain vigilant to save Medicaid.
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Consumer Headlines: July 19, 2017
Aging Research & Issues: July 17 – 21, 2017
- Defining the Goals of Age-Friendly Interventions. Allen Glicksman & Lauren Ring. Journal of Housing For the Elderly, Volume 31, 2017 – Issue 2, Pages 93-98. Published online: July 7, 2017.
- The Impact of Physical versus Social Activity on the Physical and Cognitive Functioning of Seniors with Dementia. Jonathan B. Harris & C. Shanthi Johnson. Activities, Adaptation & Aging, Volume 41, 2017 – Issue 2, Pages 161-174. Published online: May 12, 2017.
Philadelphia joins national #SaveOurSeniors Day of Action: Press conference for Monday, July 17 to be rescheduled
The Philadelphia mayor’s office has joined the U.S. Conference of Mayors in a day of action against the Senate’s revised health care bill, with a focus on how it hurts seniors. PCA President and CEO Holly Lange will speak at a press conference, Monday, July 17, at 3:30 p.m. at City Hall.