NIH releases end-of-life resources

A new online source of advice and help from the National Institute on Aging will help those dealing with terminal illness.


Alzheimer’s risk linked to poor heart health

A new study published in JAMA Neurology found that individuals with heart disease are at an increased risk of developing dementia, according to HealthDay News.

Pets proven to enhance quality of life for seniors

The cat is out of the bag. Felines and canines are not only cute and cuddly companions, but they are also proven to improve the mental health, as well as decrease doctor visits, for seniors.

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Soothing stress relief tactics

Stress isn't healthy for an individual of any age so it's important to stay away from it.

Alzheimer's disease may have higher mortality rate

A new study by Rush University Medical Center in Chicago discovered that more people may die from Alzheimer's than previously thought.


Travel tips for seniors

Traveling after retirement is a goal for most people who never seized the opportunity while they were working.

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Easy ways to get fit

Getting older doesn't mean you get to stop exercising.

The benefits of yoga for seniors

Yoga can be a beneficial practice for individuals of all ages but can provide a little something extra for aging adults.

Learning tai chi can improve quality of life for seniors

While martial arts are usually not a common recreational activity for seniors, researchers are now suggesting that mastering the moves of the ancient Chinese defense practice known as Tai chi will help foster a variety of health benefits.

Common digestive problems

Approximately 50 million Americans visit a doctor's office each year due to digestive issues, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.