Older Adults & Aging
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Millions of Americans have Alzheimer’s Disease and its impact extends to friends and families of the person with the disease. Is there anything that can be done to prevent it and what research is being performed to provide hope for those affected?
Aphasia is a cognitive disorder that affects 2 million Americans, yet many people have never heard of it. Learn more about this language processing disorder.
Did you know that there is one kind of blood cholesterol that is actually good for you to have lots of? It’s HDL cholesterol. Having an HDL level within the recommended range is associated with a reduced risk of heart disease and stroke.
Did you know that if you receive Medicare, you are eligible for a no-cost annual wellness visit? Medicare annual wellness visits focus on health promotion and disease prevention, which is key to living a long, healthy life.
Ever given much thought about making your home more accessible and safe so you can age in place with fewer worries? Here are some simple changes you can make.
Medical alert devices and other technology can be useful for seniors to ensure they can get help in case of a fall.
A newly approved shingles vaccines is more than 90 percent effective at warding off shingles. Is it right for you?
Staying active and maintaining healthy habits are the key to living your best life as you get older.