Latest by Carol Bradley Bursack
Although no amount of positive thinking will make dementia go away, negative thinking is risky for your overall health, while positive thinking has multiple health benefits.
Helpful tips to help older adults, especially those with Alzheimer’s or dementia, keep personal information secure when on the internet.
Are you afraid of dying? How do you want to be remembered? Is there anything that you really regret or wish you did differently when you were younger? What do you hope to live to see? Ann Simpson, 81, talks to her granddaughter, 21, about aging and h...
At age 85, Fred Bartlit is still skiing slopes that would challenge an accomplished skier decades younger. The reason? Serious strength training that he dubs the StrongPath.
A doctor weighs in on socialization, diet, and other factors that can help forestall dementia.
Music therapist Karen Sholander speaks about the powerful effect of music on cognition, memory, and nostalgia in those with dementia.
Education can help normalize the idea that sexual interaction is part of being human, and that extends to older adults, even the very old.
Stress and urge incontinence are among the top bladder concerns for aging adults.
Older adults comprise 13 percent of the population but account for 34 percent of all prescription medicine use and 30 percent of all over-the-counter medicine use.
See how wearable hearing devices help aging adults in group settings because of background noise.