CockyTalk

Welcome to Cockytalk!

Thank you for visiting our forum. As a guest, you have limited access to view some discussion and articles. By joining our free community, you will be able to view all discussions and articles, post your own topics, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload photos, participate in Pick'Em contests and access many other special features. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free, so please join our community today!!

If you have any problems registering or logging in, please contact our Admins. Thanks!

Go Back   CockyTalk > Community > The Water Cooler

Today's Top 10
Posters (by posts)Threads (by views)Newest Posts Gamecock Headlines 
Cockypantherfan
roosterdude21
F4rpoole
Spur's Addiction
2000grad
Thenardier
Spurticus
qcgamecock
BeatBamaTwice
Roosterdog
**USC vs. Auburn GAM (1513)
The #AskEmmert Q& (473)
Chico McClatcher- 20 (347)
2014 NBA PLAYOFFS!!! (197)
Peach Bowl name retu (187)
Construction of Worl (152)
Save Electricity By (136)
Stadium Ratings-Site (108)
HELP calculating acr (101)
How Experienced In P (55)
*Official 2014 NHL Stanle
2014 Atlanta Braves Seaso
Stadium Ratings-Site rate
2015 - Davon Durant
Victor Hampton Arrested
**USC vs. The Citadel GAM
Amazon Fire TV
**USC vs. Auburn GAME #1
Diamond DeSheilds, UNC WB
2014 NBA PLAYOFFS!!!!!


Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 02-28-2014, 11:58 AM   #1
The Yancey
Grumpy Old Fart
 
The Yancey's Avatar
 
Male

2009 Awards: Awards for best Posters - Given for: Best Signature 
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: Sunshinny Florida
Posts: 19,347
CockyCash: 4751350
The Yancey is USC mascot materialThe Yancey is USC mascot materialThe Yancey is USC mascot materialThe Yancey is USC mascot materialThe Yancey is USC mascot materialThe Yancey is USC mascot materialThe Yancey is USC mascot materialThe Yancey is USC mascot materialThe Yancey is USC mascot materialThe Yancey is USC mascot materialThe Yancey is USC mascot material
Default Village Designed Just For People With Dementia

What a novel idea!

Centuries after Shakespeare wrote about King Lear's symptoms, there's still no perfect way to care for sufferers of dementia and Alzheimer's. In the Netherlands, however, a radical idea is being tested: Self-contained "villages" where people with dementia shop, cook, and live together—safely.

We, as a population, are aging rapidly. According to the Alzheimer's Association, one in three seniors today dies with dementia. The process of finding—and paying for—long-term care can be very confusing, unfortunately, and difficult for both loved ones and patients. Most caretakers are underpaid, overworked, and must drive far distances to their jobs—giving away some 17 billion unpaid hours of care a year. And it's just going to get worse: Alzheimer's has increased by an incredible 68 percent since 2000, and the cost of caring for sufferers will increase from $203 billion last year to $1.2 trillion by 2050.

http://gizmodo.com/inside-an-amazing...ium=socialflow
__________________


#ModForMod
The Yancey is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-28-2014, 12:10 PM   #2
Thenardier
Starter
 
Thenardier's Avatar
 
Male

Join Date: Dec 2013
Location: Carolina
Posts: 1,295
CockyCash: 661
Thenardier rules the CockPitThenardier rules the CockPitThenardier rules the CockPitThenardier rules the CockPitThenardier rules the CockPitThenardier rules the CockPitThenardier rules the CockPitThenardier rules the CockPitThenardier rules the CockPitThenardier rules the CockPitThenardier rules the CockPit
Default Re: Village Designed Just For People With Dementia

My friend's husband, is setting one of these up in England. It's a very good idea.
Thenardier is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 02-28-2014, 01:23 PM   #3
Nassau Gamecock
Two Deep
 
Nassau Gamecock's Avatar
 
Male

Join Date: May 2006
Location: Nassau Bahamas
Posts: 1,014
CockyCash: 1000
Nassau Gamecock rules the CockPitNassau Gamecock rules the CockPitNassau Gamecock rules the CockPitNassau Gamecock rules the CockPitNassau Gamecock rules the CockPitNassau Gamecock rules the CockPitNassau Gamecock rules the CockPitNassau Gamecock rules the CockPitNassau Gamecock rules the CockPitNassau Gamecock rules the CockPitNassau Gamecock rules the CockPit
Default Re: Village Designed Just For People With Dementia

Where do I sign up?
__________________
under a coconut tree!
Nassau Gamecock is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-28-2014, 04:39 PM   #4
Wingman
Gamecock baseball fan
 
Wingman's Avatar
 
Male

Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: East Cola
Posts: 380
CockyCash: 200
Wingman rules the CockPitWingman rules the CockPitWingman rules the CockPitWingman rules the CockPitWingman rules the CockPitWingman rules the CockPitWingman rules the CockPitWingman rules the CockPitWingman rules the CockPitWingman rules the CockPitWingman rules the CockPit
Default Re: Village Designed Just For People With Dementia

__________________

Wingman is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 10:31 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.2
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Provided by SLB Development