How Epilepsy and Seizures Impact Older Adults

Did you know that epilepsy is more likely to develop in older adults? Seizures can be easy to miss. Learn how to recognize the signs and how you can help.


How to Develop Care Plans to Help Both Older Adults and Caregivers

‍Developing and maintaining a care plan will help you balance both your life and that of the person to whom you are providing care.


Medicare Open Enrollment: How to Save Money Next Year

All changes made to coverage during Open Enrollment (Oct. 15 through Dec. 7) take effect on Jan. 1, 2020.


10 Ways to Help Symptoms of Osteoarthritis

You don't have to suffer from pain caused by osteoarthritis.


Seniors and Retirees Are Returning To College – Here's How You Can Too

It's never too late to further your education. Here's what seniors need to know...


50 or Over? Why You May Want to Consider New Shingles Vaccine

Shingles erupts from the same virus that causes chickenpox.


How the Internet Can Help Prevent Alzheimer’s Disease

A voluntary online memory test can help researchers learn about Alzheimer’s disease.


How Seniors Can Safely Drive Longer, According to AAA Study

What's to blame for senior-aged drivers giving up the keys? A new study reveals findings.


20 Self-Employment Ideas for Seniors to Take Charge of Their Destiny

It's never too late to follow your dreams! Seniors can find happiness with second careers.


7 Lifesaving Tips to Prevent Stroke and Stroke-Related Disability

Stroke is a leading cause of death and serious long-term disability. But you can reduce your risk with lifestyle changes.


The Blunt Lowdown on Medical Marijuana for the Disabled and Seniors

Cannabis culture has grown significantly overall. Medical marijuana has sparked much debate, but physicians and patients alike (including those with disabilities and seniors) assert it is a holistic treatment option offering vast benefits.


Will Your Family Have to Guess Your Health Care Wishes?

April 16 is National Healthcare Decisions Day — a time to educate and empower people of all ages to create their advance care plan.


It's not 'Just the Flu' for Seniors and People with Chronic Health Conditions

Adults 50 years of age and older are more likely than younger age groups to have a chronic illness, such as asthma or other lung disease, heart disease or diabetes that can be exacerbated by the flu.


7 Heart-Healthy Habit for Seniors

Show your heart some love! Celebrated annually in February, American Heart Health month provides the perfect opportunity to look at how you can protect your heart through a healthy lifestyle.


Looking for a Well-Trained, Grateful Pet? Adopt a Senior!

Thinking about adopting a cat or dog from your local animal shelter?


Cervical Cancer Remains a Risk for All, Including Seniors

January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month. In 2018, about 13,240 new cases of invasive cervical cancer were diagnosed and about 4,170 women died from the disease.


Senior Living: The Difference Between Nursing Homes and Assisted Living Facilities

More than 80 percent of seniors plan to reside at home as they age, according to a recent survey conducted by the Retirement Living Information Center.


SilverSneakers Offers Free Fitness Programs for Seniors

Physical activity is essential to healthy living and, perhaps, especially so for mature adults. It can prevent and/or help control many health problems and also build and maintain strength, endurance, balance, flexibility and mental well-being.

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