World Health Organization Health Foundation awards $300K for Age-Friendly Centers of Excellence By Marian Hetherly • Nov 19, 2019 AARP The Health Foundation for Western and Central New York has announced grants of $100,000 each to three New York counties to support the development of Age-Friendly Centers of Excellence. Ageism is most socially acceptable prejudice, but comes at a cost By Beth Adams • Jul 1, 2019 New York State Adult Protective Services According to the World Health Organization, the most social acceptable prejudice in the world is ageism. Cornell University gerontologist Karl Pillemer said you don't have to look hard to find it. New U.S. Measles Cases Break 25-Year-Old Record, Health Officials Say By Bobby Allyn • May 31, 2019 The number of new measles cases in the United States so far this year has hit 971, exceeding a record established 25 years ago that covered a whole year of new measles cases, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported on Thursday.