The Caregiving Project for Older Americans Company Profile

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News Articles [2014 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Caring for Aging Parents

TUESDAY, Aug. 8, 2017 -- Millions of Americans are juggling working and raising a family with taking care of an older relative. If you're facing this situation, it can be hard to figure out the best u...

Study examines caregiving by family members, other unpaid individuals

It's estimated that nearly 30 percent of the 38.2 million people aged 65 or older in this country receive some form of caregiving, either for health reasons or to help manage daily activities. More th...

New survey reveals effects of incarceration for older Americans' work and retirement plans

(NORC at the University of Chicago) Americans age 50 and older who report that they have been incarcerated at some point in their lives are more likely to express anxiety about several aspects of reti...

Gender gap in Alzheimer’s disease rates, caregiving needs more attention

Women make up nearly two-thirds of Americans with Alzheimer's disease and shoulder the majority of caregiving for those with dementia.

What Older Americans Stand to Lose if ‘Dreamers’ Are Deported

Many of those who care for older Americans are low-wage immigrants, and replacing them could prove difficult and costly for families and taxpayers.

Caregiving by family members, other unpaid individuals

Caregiving is a significant public health topic because it affects the health and well-being of both the older adult and his or her caregivers. Recently, a team of researchers examined the various cha...

Older Americans Struggling With Drug Costs Don't Ask for Help

FRIDAY, June 30, 2017 -- Many older Americans who have difficulty paying for their medications don't seek help in finding cheaper options, a new poll indicates. "We already know that cost can keep pat...

Older Americans want Medicare to pay for long-term care

A growing number of Americans age 40 and older think Medicare should cover the costs of long-term care for older adults, according to a poll conducted by the Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Af...

Drugs and Medications [18 Associated Drugs and Medications listed on BioPortfolio]

Niacor(niacin tablets, usp)500 mg [UPSHER-SMITH LABORATORIES, INC.]

NIACOR(Niacin Tablets, USP)500 mg

Lipofen [Kowa Pharmaceuticals America Inc.]

These highlights do not include all the information needed to use LIPOFEN® safely and effectively. See full prescribing information for LIPOFEN®. LIPOFEN® (fenofibrate capsules, USP)Initial U.S. Ap...

Elgin pain relief [Eco-Logics, Inc.]

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Rhinocort aqua [AstraZeneca LP]

These highlights do not include all the information needed to use RHINOCORT AQUA Nasal Spray safely and effectively. See full prescribing information for RHINOCORT AQUA Nasal Spray. RHINOCORT AQUA 32 ...

Rhinocort aqua [Physicians Total Care, Inc.]

These highlights do not include all the information needed to use RHINOCORT AQUA Nasal Spray safely and effectively. See full prescribing information for RHINOCORT AQUA Nasal Spray. RHINOCORT AQUA 32 ...

PubMed Articles [2401 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Trends in Informal Care for Disabled Older Americans, 1982-2012.

We examine trends in informal care from the perspective of both community-dwelling disabled older Americans and their caregivers from 1982 to 2012. We decompose hours of care received from spouses and...

Grandparent Caregiving and Psychological Well-Being Among Chinese American Older Adults-The Roles of Caregiving Burden and Pressure.

Though ample research on grandparent caregiving and psychological well-being outcomes exist in Western literature, little attention has been focused on Chinese American grandparents. Based on role enh...

Material Hardship and Self-Rated Mental Health among Older Black Americans in the National Survey of American Life.

This article examines the association between material hardships and self-rated mental health (SRMH) among older black Americans and determines whether the effect varies by race and ethnicity. Using d...

Neighborhood Influences on Seasonal Influenza Vaccination among Older African Americans in Atlanta, Georgia.

Influenza vaccination coverage in the US is lower than the recommended Healthy People 2020 threshold, especially among older African Americans. This analysis explores the complex relationship among ne...

Trends in Alcohol Consumption Among Older Americans: National Health Interview Surveys, 1997 to 2014.

The majority of U.S. older adults consume alcoholic beverages. The older population is projected to almost double by 2050. Substantially more drinkers are likely.

Clinical Trials [3606 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Use of Complementary and Alternative Medicine Among Older Mexican Americans

The purpose of this study is to examine complementary and alternative medicine use among older Mexican Americans and to determine how this use influences physical, functional, and mental h...

Genetics of Atherosclerosis in Mexican Americans

To identify individual genes that contribute to variation in susceptibility to coronary heart disease (CHD) in Mexican Americans. The program project grant supports the San Antonio Family...

Connecting Through Caregiving: Reappraising Intergeneration Relationships

The purpose of the present study is to examine the effects of perspective-taking reappraisals on the well-being of adult-child dementia caregivers.

Improving Medication Adherence in Older African Americans With Diabetes

This research aims to help older African Americans with diabetes and mild memory problems improve how they take their medications and control their diabetes. This may preserve their indepe...

Family Involvement in The Treatment Of a Mentally Ill Relative

- Research demonstrates that the families of the seriously mentally ill are burdened by this caregiving role and by their responsibilities - Research also demonstrates that famil...

Companies [930 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

The Caregiving Project for Older Americans

John A. Hartford Foundation

Founded in 1929, the John A. Hartford Foundation’s mission is to improve the health of older Americans. The Foundation is a committed champion of health care training, resear...

ACT-AD Coalition

ACT-AD is a growing coalition of more than 50 national organizations representing patients, providers, caregivers, consumers, older Americans, researchers and employers seeking to accelerate developme...


AmeriCare provides top quality caregiving services to families in need. It provides families with a choice of licensed, pre-screened, personally selected caregivers who work with individuals to create...

National Council on Aging

The National Council on Aging is a nonprofit service and advocacy organization headquartered in Washington, DC. NCOA is a national voice for older Americans—especially those ...

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