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People with disabilities have unmet medical needs and poorer overall health throughout their lives, and as a result should be recognized as a health disparity group, a new analysis shows.… Read full story.
"Aging: Raising the Bar" 39th Annual OSU Gerontology Conference.
This two-day conference, held at Oregon State University, will
feature workshops by leading geriatric professionals presenting