Healthy Aging Topics
Despite tremendous advances in the understanding of Alzheimer’s disease, scientists have yet to pinpoint the causes of the disorder.
New artificial intelligence (AI) may be able to identify and help reduce UTIs, which are a common reason why people with dementia are hospitalized.
If longevity is on your mind as you get older, research shows that changing your diet is the best way to add years onto your life.
Urgent and emergency hospitalizations are associated with higher rates of long-term cognitive decline in seniors, compared to planned hospitalizations.
Rushing to stay out of cold winter weather can cause slips and falls, which can be life-altering for aging adults. Here's how to avoid these mishaps.
Animals can be a barrier against loneliness for older adults. If a move to assisted living requires someone you love to leave behind a pet, here’s how to help.
Aside from being rundown and tired, some studies also suggest a link between a lack of sleep and an increased risk of developing dementia and Alzheimer's disease. Follow these three tips to catch more Z's.
Older adults who participate in aerobic exercise three times per week can rev up their thinking skills and boost their brain health, finds a small study.
Older women who dance have a lower risk of developing disabilities that impact daily activities like walking, bathing, and dressing, according to a study.
In a study of seniors over the age of 60 living in a community setting, different factors were associated with an increased risk of falling in men and women.