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Home Sweet (Nursing) Home [1.31.2007]

In America, nursing homes are in high demand - there are only 17,000 slots for the 1.6 million seniors who can no longer live on their own. Overcrowding is common. Patients often talk of insensitive staff. Staff, on the other hand, talk of low pay and high stress. 

But Cordelia Taylor has found a way to offer care to seniors that is like being home. 

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