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Witnesses say some Hollywood Hills victims could have been saved after Hurricane Irma

Witnesses say some Hollywood Hills victims could have been saved after Hurricane Irma

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Several medical experts told a Florida judge this week some residents who died of heat stroke at the Hollywood Hills Rehabilitation Center could have been saved, if the nursing home had acted sooner and done more.

Florida congresswoman to propose new generator rules for nursing homes

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Long-term care providers would be required to install generators that can keep their air conditioning systems going for at least 96 hours under new legislation expected to be filed in the House this week.

Discreet hearing aid debuts

Discreet hearing aid debuts

MDHearing Aid® has announced a new hearing aid called Air. Fitting either ear, the AIR provides up to 45dB of gain.

Summer tips for seniors: Stay in air conditioning, drink plenty of water

Summer can be dangerous for elderly and frail individuals, who are especially prone to heat-related injuries. But taking certain precautions can reduce these risks.