Elderly http://wyso.org en Ohio Lawmakers Push Bill Addressing Elder Abuse http://wyso.org/post/ohio-lawmakers-push-bill-addressing-elder-abuse <p>Ohio lawmakers and state Attorney General Mike DeWine are promoting legislation to stop the financial exploitation of older Ohioans.</p><p>The proposals to be discussed today come at a time when experts estimate as many as 2 million older Americans are abused in various ways each year, ranging from physical assault to the misuse of a person's money, property and assets.</p><p>The proposed Ohio bill would also ensure that the life savings and homes of senior citizens are protected.</p><p></p> Thu, 21 Feb 2013 16:51:26 +0000 The Associated Press 29327 at http://wyso.org Report Finds Ohio's Population Is Aging http://wyso.org/post/report-finds-ohios-population-aging <p>The Ohio population is getting old. That&#39;s according to a study from Miami University. As WYSO&#39;s Emily McCord reports, at least a third of the population will be at least 60 years old by the year 2050. Tue, 26 Jun 2012 18:59:44 +0000 Emily McCord 18136 at http://wyso.org