Frigid weather can pose special risks to older adults. The National Institute on Aging (NIA), part of the National Institutes of Health, has some advice for helping older people avoid hypothermia — when the body gets too cold — during cold weather. more

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We would never expect to hear that our parents and even our grandparents might be abusing drugs. But according to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, the fastest growing population of prescription drug abusers is the elderly. more

Sep 26, 2017 11:55 AM Articles

Grandma may have thought nothing of it then, but today, the risks of eating raw eggs are well known. For seniors, these stakes are even higher. more

Aug 15, 2017 2:23 PM Articles

“Work minutes a day at home and earn enough to pay all of your bills.” “Work part-time in your own home and make $500 to $1,000 your first month! It couldn’t be any easier!” more


The over 65 population in America purchases and consumes more medications than any other age group. more


In light of increased scrutiny and legislation concerning older drivers, caregivers and aging patients are both starting to wonder when to continue driving, more


If you answer yes to any of the following questions, you should be concerned about your loved one’s driving skills. It might be time to ask whether it’s time they retire the keys. more

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For aging adults going from inactivity to activity, flexibility training may offer a good start towards a healthy lifestyle. more


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