Alcohol Abuse Among the Elderly

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Aging.com serves as a resource to help seniors and their families learn more about the specifics of planning for their later years. From aging in place to insurance to government programs, they’ve got what you need to know to continue enjoying a long, healthy life.

The National Council on Alcohol and Drug Dependence points out that up to 11 percent of elderly hospital admissions are because of drug- and alcohol-related issues.

Learn more from the National Council for Aging Care

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Comprehensive, up-to-date. More resources at this site.

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https://www.aging.com/alcohol-abuse-amongst-the-elderly-a-complete-guide/

73 Cents - a Film about Regina Holliday

Resource Type: Film

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Regina Holliday, artist and founder of the Walking Gallery, paints a mural in 2009 after the death of her husband and the start of her advocacy.

73 Cents from Eidolon Films on Vimeo.

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Inspiring. Eleven minutes of value.

Links:

https://vimeo.com/26811834