Drugmaker Biogen launches phase 3 with new Alzheimer's drug

Drugmaker Biogen is launching a new Phase 3 clinical trial to determine long-term safety and efficacy of its Alzheimer’s disease drug aducanumab.

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Florida criminalizes abuse, financial exploitation of senior citizens

New historic legislation, backed by Republican state lawmakers and Attorney General Ashley Moody, criminalizes the exploitation and abuse of Florida's senior citizens.

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104-year-old woman receives standing ovation after beating COVID twice

Carmen Hernandez, 104, was met with a standing ovation from health care workers as she was wheeled out of a Colombian hospital.

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New state law in New Mexico allows older adults 75 and up to excuse themselves from jury duty

A new state law will make it easier for senior citizens to permanently excuse themselves from jury service.

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Senior citizens lost a stunning $1 billion to scams in 2020

Senior citizens lost nearly $1 billion dollars to internet scams in 2020, according to Atlas VPN Findings. KMVT News took a look at what scams are currently out there targeting seniors, and what they can do to protect themselves.

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After a 14 hour workday the Georgia General Assembly adjourns their 2021 legislative session

If the 2021 legislative session felt longer than it should have, you were right. The state House and Senate each gaveled out Sine Die after midnight Thursday morning.

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Senior living leaders urge lawmakers to prioritize the needs of older adults, particularly those in need of affordable housing

As the Biden administration prepares to release details later this week on an economic plan providing federal investments in physical infrastructure, senior living leaders are urging lawmakers to prioritize the needs of older adults, particularly those in need of affordable housing.

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Volunteering Is a Win For Us All

April is National Volunteer Month and the perfect time to say thank you to all of those who donate their time giving back to help non-profits like the American Senior Alliance.

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What older adults need to know about their third stimulus check

Sixty-seven percent of Georgia’s senior population has received at least one Covid vaccine dose

The Georgia Department of Public Health’s COVID-19 vaccine dashboard reported more than 2.5 million total doses administered in the state, including 500,000 doses in the last 12 days.

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