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Pebble Beach, CA Caregiver Private Duty Home Care Aide (HCA) Senior Companion Jobs Available

Monday, September 04, 2017

Richard J. Kuehn

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    25 Sep, 2018
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    24 Sep, 2018
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    21 Sep, 2018
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  5. U.S. Senate Approves $425 Million Increase In Alzheimer’s Research Funding
    20 Sep, 2018
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    19 Sep, 2018
    Taking Aspirin Daily May Cause More Harm Than Good
    If you are a healthy older person taking a low-dose aspirin every day, you may be doing yourself more harm than good.  A new study which was published in the New England Journal of Medicine found taking aspirin had no impact on prolonging life but it also showed a higher rate of suffering from a major hemorrhage.  The study was large (19,000 seniors) and took place over a four-year span starting in 2010.  Researchers said the results don’t apply to people prescribed low-dose aspirin after