Using social media like Facebook and Twitter can help seniors counteract the depression risk that comes with pain from chronic conditions or other ailments.
If you’re the person who always knows where the passports, holiday decorations, and keys are, chances are high you’re also great at identifying odors.
You can’t do it all on your own — caregiving is like a full-time job. These services are great for taking the load off — whether it’s having groceries delivered, getting a “Lyft,” or even having medication delivered — every tiny bit of help… helps.
A 10-minute test taken within a week of a stroke may help predict how well people will recover up to three years later.
Researchers found most hospital-acquired infections originate from patients’ own bodies, often from their large intestines, home to hundreds of different bacterial strains.
An older adult's ability to think, remember, and make decisions can be diminished in the first month following heart valve surgery.
The National Poll on Healthy Aging suggests only a small percentage of Americans in their 50s and early 60s have had their DNA tested but many are interested.