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Intergenerational shared sites in demand-6460

Intergenerational shared sites in demand

A new survey from Generations United (GU) and the Eisner Foundation reveals that 92% of Americans believe activities bringing together children/youth and older adults can reduce loneliness across all ages and 89% think that serving both young people and older adults at the same location is a good use of resources.

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Stats: 53% of 60+ workers postponing retirement-6381

Stats: 53% of 60+ workers postponing retirement

More than half of US workers ages 60 and over are postponing retirement, including 57% of men and 48% of women, according to a recent survey by CareerBuilder.

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Stats: 73% of working Boomers use tech to meet a health goal-6362

Stats: 73% of working Boomers use tech to meet a health goal

An eye-opening report, "State of Digital Health: 2018 Annual Report," from digital health company Castlight provides results of a comprehensive survey on how employers and employees perceive and interact with health and wellness programs, apps and other tools.

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TechTalk: Virtual coaches, fitness trackers helpful after cardiac rehab-6355

TechTalk: Virtual coaches, fitness trackers helpful after cardiac rehab

Heart patients who participate in cardiac rehab programs typically do well during the program but tend to revert to sedentary lifestyles once the formal programs end, according to Duke University Medical Center researchers.

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Stats: Fewer than 13% of Boomers screened for HCV-6336

Stats: Fewer than 13% of Boomers screened for HCV

Approximately one in 30 Boomers is chronically infected with the hepatitis C virus (HCV), and almost half of all liver cancer cases in the U.S. are caused by HCV.

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TechTalk: Wellness gone wireless-6307

TechTalk: Wellness gone wireless

When it comes to telehealth, "the future is now," according to a report from telehealth provider MDLive that looks at trends and opportunities in this emerging area.

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