California Food For Seniors Plan Could Run Out Of Money SoonGov. Gavin Newsom's first-in-the-nation plan to pay for and deliver three meals a day to vulnerable seniors during the coronavirus crisis has less than two weeks to launch before federal funding runs out, government documents show.
Vacaville Sets Up Hotline For Seniors To Help Get Them Essential SuppliesThe city of Vacaville has set up a hotline for seniors to help them get essential supplies and set up home check-ins.
Shopping During Coronavirus Pandemic: Grocery Stores Change Operations To Help SeniorsSome local grocery stores are stepping up to help seniors. Raley's says it's selling the essentials in a bag each morning starting at 7 a.m. It'll be a mix of fresh and canned food.
Study: Marijuana Use Is Rising Sharply Among Seniors Over 65The numbers of American seniors over age 65 who now smoke marijuana or use edibles increased two-fold between 2015 and 2018, according to research published Monday in JAMA.
Did Elevator With Safety Violations At Yuba City Senior Apartments Operate Unsafely For Months?There are more questions about an out-of-order elevator that stranded seniors and people with disabilities three stories up. That elevator at a Yuba City complex is back in service.
Senior Seniors Graduate From Sac StateCollege was always on their bucket list.
Deaths From Dementia Have More Than Doubled In US, Report SaysDementia not only affects memory and quality of life, it can be fatal. A report released Thursday by the National Center for Health Statistics shows that the rate of Americans who died from dementia has more than doubled from 30.5 deaths per 100,000 people in 2000 to 66.7 in 2017.
Senior Losing Sleep Over Speed Bumps Sleeps In Road To Make His PointSenior makes his bed in road to draw attention to need for speed bumps.
Elderly Women Get A Taste Of Beauty Pageant LifeThe Mountain Terrance Senior Living Center is hosting it's first ever silver pageant.
Study: Lowering Blood Pressure Cuts Risk Of Dementia Researchers have announced an important update about a surprising way to ward off mild cognitive impairment. A new study shows that aggressively lowering blood pressure can reduce a patient’s risk of developing dementia.
Seniors Hurrying To Buy $10 National Park Passes Before 700% Price IncreaseVisiting our national parks and federal recreational areas is a summertime ritual for millions of tourists.
Officials: Flu Vaccine Didn't Do Its Job For People 65 And Older Last WinterThe flu vaccine did a poor job protecting older Americans against the illness last winter, even though the vaccine was well-matched to the flu bugs going around.
Seniors Robbed At Gunpoint Inside Their Stockton HomeTwo seniors were held at gunpoint inside their own home as robbers ransacked their home on Sunday night.
Largest Nursing Chain In Calif. Hit With Citations And PenaltiesCalifornia's largest nursing home chain has come under fire from government regulators, facing a flurry of citations and penalties.
Study: Laughing Can Improve Short-Term Memory In SeniorsAccording to a recent study, laughing can improve short-term memories in seniors.