Hearing loss in the elderly is common, with more than half of seniors aged 75 and older having some form of the condition. It ...
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates that there are 61 million adults that are at a high risk for ...
As we age, our teeth also age and the health of our teeth can suffer, sometimes causing trouble with nutrition, as well as ...
It was once common wisdom that older adults who want to improve their health should focus on aerobic exercise — like cycling and swimming, instead of strength training, which was thought to be ...
Finances can be tricky for family caregivers. Not only managing your parent’s or senior loved one’s finances, but also your own can be expensive. Here are six financial goals that you can stick to, to ...
It may be hard for a senior to motivate themselves to exercise when they are experiencing an arthritis flare-up. However, according to the Arthritis Foundation, exercise may be the best way to improve ...
As life expectancy increases in the United States, more older adults will live with chronic conditions or become critically ill. Cardiopulmonary care is becoming increasingly vital to seniors with ...
Are you learning as you go as a family caregiver? If you’re like most people, the answer is probably yes. While you can get information on how to be a caregiver from your loved one’s care manager, ...
Spring blooms can cause pollen allergies, but some common remedies can trigger problems in aging adults. Though these drugs are safe for younger people, older bodies metabolize them differently, ...
Millions of veterans who need long-term care are missing out on the benefits they’ve earned because they don’t know about them. The United States Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Aid & Attendance ...
Although many Americans are living longer, there is still a significant number of older adults in the United States who haven’t adequately planned for their retirement. A recent American College of ...
Caregiver stress can take a toll on your health, but fortunately, there are ways to find help using an online caregiving support group. Learn more about the difference that online caregiving support ...