How many Americans are in nursing homes?

Answer The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) states that in 2008 there were 1,412,540 residents in nursing home facilities within the United St... Read More »

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How many Americans have computers in their homes?

A U.S. Census report in 2005 found that 70 million American households, or 62 percent, had one or more computers in their home. Among wealthier households (those with annual incomes of $100,000 or ... Read More »

How many americans use solar energy in their homes?

According to Solar Developments, a solar energy equipment supplier, 200,000 American homes "use some type of photovoltaic solar technology." They also note that more than 10,000 American homes use ... Read More »

How do I Help Nursing Homes?

People volunteer for all kinds of reasons. Unpaid volunteer work can help with learning new skills, developing an understanding of a particular workplace and can be a reference when looking for a j... Read More »

Are nursing homes beneficial?

On One Hand: Much Needed Outside HelpThere are many reasons an individual may be admitted to a nursing home. Admissions are made at the authorization of a physician when illness prevents self-care... Read More »