Tag: Seniors

January 16, 2017

What to know about glaucoma

Glaucoma is a common cause for loss of vision. Know the risk factors and get your eyes checked.

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Aging Well Eye Prevention

December 14, 2016

Lower the risk of macular degeneration

Macular degeneration is common in people older than 55, but lifestyle influences who gets it.

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Aging Well Eye

December 6, 2016

4 key eye concerns for seniors

Take these steps to preserve eyesight while aging.

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Aging Well

causes of shingles April 15, 2016

Caregivers: What you need to know about shingles

Learn the facts about this painful condition that usually hits seniors.

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Aging Well Caregivers

Dementia prevention and music March 22, 2016

Alzheimer’s patients can sing their way to better mood, memory

New research shows that music is beneficial in the early stages of dementia.

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Brain & Memory Caregivers

loss of smell linked with alzheimer's disease February 29, 2016

Study: Smell and Alzheimer’s disease may be connected

Losing your sense of smell? It could be a warning sign for Alzheimer’s.

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Brain & Memory Caregivers

how walking protects your heart February 11, 2016

Why seniors should step out for better health

Walking a little farther and a little faster has heart benefits for older adults.

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Aging Well Fitness

Signs of Alzheimer’s December 22, 2015

Is it just old age? Watch for these 10 signs of Alzheimer’s

An expert shares normal age-related changes, and changes that could be a sign of something more.

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Aging Well Brain & Memory Caregivers

December 10, 2015

Seniors: don’t worry, be happy — here’s why

Learn why optimistic seniors might avoid trips to the doctor’s office.

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Aging Well