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Tips for holiday trips with seniors

(HealthDay)—If you plan to travel with an elderly relative this holiday season, don't leave things to chance, an expert on geriatric medicine says.

Dec 26, 2017
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Holidays can be hard on lonely seniors

(HealthDay)—More than one in three elderly Americans describe themselves as lonely, and the holidays can be especially isolating for them, geriatric experts warn.

Dec 20, 2017
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Smartphone app monitors cancer patients recovery

Cancer patients receiving chemotherapy can be remotely monitored using their smartphone sensors and an algorithm that detects worsening symptoms based on objective changes in patient behavior, according to a new study from ...

Dec 20, 2017
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Rx discrepancies common in hospital discharge summaries

(HealthDay)—For older patients discharged from a regional hospital, there are frequently discrepancies between the electronic discharge summaries and the National Inpatient Medication Chart (NIMC) or discharge prescription, ...

Dec 19, 2017
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