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Nov. 12, 2009 -- Baby boomers are entering their 60s just in time for a new trend: disability. One in five 60-somethings need help with basic daily activities -- up from 13% just a decade ago. Various disabilities are up 40% to 70% ...
More Disabilities in the 60s May Spell Trouble for Baby Boomers (http://news.google.com/news/url?fd=R&sa=T&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.usnews.com%2Fblogs%2Fon-fitness%2F2009%2F11%2F12%2Fmore-disabilities-in-the-60s-may-spell-trouble-for-baby-boomers.html&usg=AFQjCNEmfpSfz3n6Tv532_C3xEohVynFKg)U.S. News & World Report
Baby Boomers face more health problems than their parents (http://news.google.com/news/url?fd=R&sa=T&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.contracostatimes.com%2Fcalifo rnia%2Fci_13773262&usg=AFQjCNGfxzdVf7qtO9f-4yR-FX6J4cgeUA)Contra Costa Times
Disability Rates Climbing in Youngest Older Adults (http://news.google.com/news/url?fd=R&sa=T&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.medpagetoday.com%2FPrimaryCar e%2FGeriatrics%2F16981&usg=AFQjCNGq6FirFv5-HAZyfcqPVbeih_uuiQ)MedPage Today
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