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Alheimers NZ welcomes G8 leaders' commitment to global action on dementia

by Scoop, 16 Dec 2013

Alzheimers New Zealand has welcomed a series of commitments agreed at yesterday’s first ever G8…

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Alheimers NZ welcomes G8 leaders' commitment to global action on dementia

Insights to rest home standards

by Taranaki Daily News, 9 Dec 2013

Choosing a rest home has been made easier through a new Ministry of Health initiative. A six-month trial…

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Insights to rest home standards

Alert on scams targeting elderly

by Taranaki Daily News, 9 Dec 2013

Families of vulnerable elderly people are being urged to ensure thay have a strategy that prevents exploitation…

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Alert on scams targeting elderly

When the aged become easy targets

by Wanganui Chronicle, 29 Sep 2013

Increasing financial abuse against elderly people has prompted calls for the establishment of a commissioner…

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When the aged become easy targets

More seniors staying behind the wheel

by Northern Advocate, 29 Sep 2013

Numbers of Northland senior drivers are increasing, but they are much safer on the road than younger,…

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More seniors staying behind the wheel