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RAISE Family Caregiver Advisory Council’s Initial Report to Congress

Sep 23, 2021 - An advisory council of family caregivers and experts has reported recommendations to Congress to support those assisting someone close to them.

Vaccine protection against Covid-19 wanes over time, especially for older people, CDC says

Sep 22, 2021 - After reviewing a series of studies, the Center for Disease Control found that vaccine effectiveness declines over time, particularly for those over the age of 65.

Supporters Poised for September, 10th World Alzheimer’s Month

Sep 21, 2021 - September is World Alzheimer's Month, September 21st is World Alzheimer's Day, and this year's theme, "Know Dementia, know Alzheimer's" aims to focus on the warning signs and diagnosis of dementia.

How to Talk to Your Aging Parents About Their Finances. And Why It Matters Now.

Sep 18, 2021 - Discussing finances with your parents may be uncomfortable now but will be beneficial for everyone in the future.

Likely cause of Alzheimer’s disease discovered in fat-carrying particles

Sep 16, 2021 - New research has located a probable cause of Alzheimer's disease that may lead to a breakthrough course of treatment.

7 Ways The New Tax Bill Could Impact Retirement Planning

Sep 15, 2021 - A new proposed tax bill may bring about changes to retirement plans, but it is still in its first draft and not finalized yet.