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Protecting Oregon's Elders From Abuse

OPB | June 05, 2013

This week the state legislature gave final approval to a bill that would expand the list of mandatory reporters for elder abuse.

Seniors Affected by Foreclosure

OPB | July 23, 2012

The AARP found that a large number of Americans over 50 are falling victim to the mortgage crisis. 

Eating for Brain Health

OPB | Jan. 03, 2012

A new study suggests that avoiding trans fats and eating certain nutrients may help maintain cognitive function and brain health.

Property Taxes for Seniors

OPB | Nov. 03, 2011

Many senior citizens and people with disabilities in Oregon are finding they no longer qualify for a property tax deferral program. What will this mean for them when property taxes are due later this month?

Generational Politics

OPB | Sept. 16, 2011

What are the benefits of forming advocacy groups based on age?

Life Review

OPB | March 02, 2011

What is the personal and societal value of older people sharing stories from their past?

Downsizing as a Senior

OPB | May 18, 2010

What is it like to downsize your life as you get older?