Elderly

A  homeless man begs for change on December 10, 2012 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

San Francisco Homeless Getting Older, Sicker As Population Remains Steady

A survey shows the number of homeless people on San Francisco’s streets has stubbornly remained nearly the same over the past two years — and that population is now sicker and older.

07/16/2015

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85-Year-Old Man Hurt In Petaluma Carjacking; Suspect Arrested In San Francisco

An 85-year-old man was injured during a carjacking in a supermarket parking lot in Petaluma, according to police.

07/02/2015

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5 Signs of Dementia

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06/26/2015

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81-Year-Old Woman Struck By Bicyclist That Allegedly Fled Scene In San Francisco

A bicyclist allegedly fled the scene after striking an elderly pedestrian in San Francisco’s Mission Dolores neighborhood on Wednesday morning, police said.

06/18/2015

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Elderly Woman’s Body Found Floating Off Water At Alameda County Beach

An elderly woman’s body was found in the water off an Alameda beach Tuesday afternoon, according to East Bay Regional Park District officials.

06/16/2015

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City Sues San Francisco Landlord Accused Of Bullying Elderly And Disabled Tenants

A San Francisco landlord who is allegedly bullying elderly and disabled tenants into surrendering their rent-controlled apartments has been sued by the city.

06/05/2015

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App That Helps Patients Sing Their Favorite Songs Slows Dementia, Alzheimer’s Disease, Improves Memory

The positive affect of music on the mind and memory has been documented time and again. Researchers have found that singing show tunes can ward off dementia and Alzheimer’s. Now, there’s an app that turns music into medicine, called SingFit.

04/13/2015

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92-Year-Old Woman Robbed Inside San Francisco Chinatown Home; Suspect Arrested

Police have arrested a man who allegedly entered the home of a 92-year-old woman and then robbed her in San Francisco’s Chinatown neighborhood over the weekend.

04/08/2015

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Elderly Suspect Believed To Be Held Inside Palo Alto Home By Burglary Suspect

Police in Palo Alto surrounded a house after a burglary suspect fled from officers, barricading himself inside a home with an elderly resident Monday afternoon.

03/23/2015

A couple looks over the railing on the Golden Gate Bridge. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

More Oldsters Than Hipsters – Marin Has More Old People Than Any Other Bay Area County

A new study says residents in Marin County are some of the oldest in the Bay Area. In fact, almost one in five is 65 and older.

03/21/2015

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