This summer Dr. Marion and the "3in4 Need More Campaign" will embark on an awareness campaign journey that will take the campaign from Times Square in NYC across the country to the Pacific Ocean.
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|Keep Your Loved Ones at Home
When a loved one's health changes, they can remain in their home for a longer period of time. Home health care agencies now can meet most every need even those requiring skilled care. For a view of reality, watch this short video.
|'Doctor Marion' Takes Elder Care Message on Tour|
"Sometimes, you have to take matters into your own hands.
So at 71, elder advocate Marion Somers, Ph.D., is hitting the road for the fourth year in a row, crisscrossing the country in a souped up 1967 Greyhound bus to spread her message: 'This country is going to be hit with a geriatric tsunami and we are not prepared.'
With more than 8,000 Baby Boomers turning 60 each day, she's no chicken Little. At least 70% of people over age 65 will require long-term care services at some point."
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