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UF study: New York leads in snowbirds moving temporarily to Florida

Published: Nov 22nd, 2004

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The conventional wisdom is true — the person who winters in Florida before heading back North is most likely to be a New Yorker over 55, a new University of Florida study finds.

UF professor: living choices need new terms for aging baby boomers

Published: Feb 19th, 2004

GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Nursing home and assisted living are yesterday’s news – at least as far as baby boomers are concerned. For that still-youth-conscious group, think “DOUERs,” “PERCs” and “elder parks,” says a University of Florida researcher.