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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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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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What to expect with knee replacement surgery

The chances of needing a knee replacement is increasing as more aging adults want to remain active through their retirement years.

It's never too late to learn a second language for seniors

We all pick up a few foreign words here and there, such as "bon jour" and "adios," but what if learning a few more could help save your life?

Understanding diabetic wound care

More than 25 million Americans across the country experience a wide variety of complications and side effects associated with diabetes.

Tips on finding the best shoes for diabetics

One of the common side effects experienced by people dealing with diabetes revolves around neuropathy - diabetic nerve damage in your feet - which can decrease your ability to sense pain.

Motivating diabetics to improve oral health

A new study from Denmark has found a way to brighten the smile of diabetics.

Are you getting enough magnesium?

Magnesium deficiency is an epidemic.

Surgical procedures seniors should avoid

As the body ages, it begins to change in ways that might affect an older individual's ability to maintain certain lifestyles. The function of bodily systems, joint mobility and the quality or control of cognitive processes can quickly become difficult issues to deal with on a daily basis.

Diabetics could benefit from eating a Mediterranean diet

A new study published in the Annals of Internal Medicine found that this type of diet, that's rich in extra-virgin olive oil, could help protect people against diabetes and heart disease.