Coronavirus Update: When Will It Be Safe For The Elderly To Be Out And About?With boat ramps and parks being open in South Florida, everyone wants out. Particularly those over sixty-five years of age, but is it safe for the elderly to be out and about?
Former Florida Guardian For Elderly Arrested On Abuse, Neglect ChargesA former guardian for the elderly and incapacitated is facing felony charges after being accused of filing "do not resuscitate" orders without her clients' permission.
Feds Will Make It Easier For Consumers To Find If Nursing Homes Have Been CitedPresident Donald Trump’s administration is moving forward with changes to a website that will make it easier for consumers to find out if nursing homes have been cited for abuse, neglect or exploitation.
Housing Elderly Sex Offenders Is Becoming A Bigger Issue In FloridaA major problem is getting worse for a small percent of Florida’s elderly population.
Man Sets Out To Mow Lawns In 50 States For People In NeedThe founder of Raising Men Lawn Care Service started mowing lawns for those in need three years ago after seeing a neighbor in Alabama struggling to cut his grass.
Law Enforcement Has A Major Warning For The Nation's ElderlyThere's a major warning from the attorney general and other law enforcement agencies when it comes to scams targeting the nation's elderly.
Scam Targeting Elderly Uses Their Grandchildren To Get Money Authorities say a new scam, aimed at senior citizens, is using the 'distressed love-one tactic.'
Games, Crafts, Other Activities May Safeguard Aging Brain New research shows socializing, surfing the web, and playing bridge, among other simple activities, can help stave off mental decline.
Police: Man Attempts Killing His Elderly ParentsMiami Beach authorities have arrested a man after he allegedly tried to kill his parents.
South Florida Woman Celebrates 100 Years Of Life Beulah Murdoch celebrated 100 years of life surrounded by family and friends in her Pembroke Pines home.
Freight Train Hits & Kills 90-Year Old In Car A freight train hit and killed a 90-year old man Saturday in Pompano Beach.
Man Murdered In Nursing Home By Fellow PatientA nursing home patient has confessed that he murdered his 73-year-old roommate at a Palmetto Bay nursing home, according to Miami-Dade Police.
Report: Florida Second In U.S. For Number Of Alzheimer's CasesIn Florida's battle against Alzheimer's, the disease is winning, according to a new report.
Governor Rick Scott On Stump With Seniors In MiamiWith more than a year and a half to go until the 2014 Florida gubernatorial election, Governor Rick Scott appeared to be in full re-election campaign mode as he dropped in on a senior citizens center Wednesday in Miami's Little Havana section. Ironically, the center and others like it, was among programs the governor and legislature took the budget axe to in 2011 and 2012.
Partnership Enables Elderly Miami Vets To Avoid Costly Nursing HomesFor decades, elderly veterans have poured $100,000 a year, on average, into the Miami VA System. Thanks to a new partnership between that system and Miami Jewish Health, a less expensive option is now available.