Geriatric News

Shohet Ear Associates Now Offering Breakthrough Technology For Hearing Loss

(Geriatrics News and Information) Shohet Ear Associates wwweardoctororg is the first center in Orange County now offering a breakthrough new technology for mild to moderately severe hearing loss The Lyric Hearing Device is the first totally invisible extended wear hearing aid It is inserted in the ear canal during a routine office visit and can

The Scooter Store Donates Power Chairs To Two Army Veterans With Limited Mobility

(Geriatrics News and Information) These days scores of US soldiers return from Iraq with debilitating injuries But there are many more veterans still struggling with disabilities resulting from decadesold stints in active duty Emil Priliszh is an 80yearold Army veteran He currently resides at New Jersey Veterans Memorial Home in Edison NJ and

East Carolina University Department of Family Medicine Selects Retasure

(Geriatrics News and Information) Digital Healthcare a Wake Forest NC company specializing in sightsaving retinal risk assessment announced today that East Carolina Universitys Family Medicine residency program in Greenville NC has selected the Retasure solution The innovative family medicine department is part of ECUs Brody School of Medicine T

Pancreatic Cancer What You Need to Know About Prevention and Treatment

(Geriatrics News and Information) Pancreatic cancer the fourth leading cause of cancerrelated death in the United States is notoriously difficult to detect In addition mortality is high only 4 of patients are still alive five years after diagnosis Johns Hopkins Health Alerts reported recently on evidence that weight control and exercise may prot