Aging

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Legal Issues When Moving In With Elderly Parents

If you are considering moving in with aging parents to help care for them, there are legal decisions to make and steps that need to be taken.

07/22/2015

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Traveling With Knee Arthritis

For a person who has to deal with arthritis in the knee, travel can be quite difficult – but it should not be unmanageable if you plan ahead.

07/13/2015

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Risk Of Deadly Fall Increases With Age

Compared with adults ages 65 to 74, adults ages 85 and older faced 16 times the death risk from falling.

07/09/2015

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Exercise Has Cholesterol Benefit

Many people believe that creeping cholesterol levels typically go hand-in-hand with aging. But it doesn’thave to be that way, especially if you exercise.

07/07/2015

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Study: Periodic Fasting Diets May Slow The Aging Process

According to a study out of California, a diet could help slow down the aging process.

06/19/2015

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The Difficult Decision To Stop Driving

Just when do you ask a parent to give up the keys to the car and stop driving? And – just when do you face the decision yourself?

05/19/2015

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A Focus On Fall Prevention During Older Americans Month

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released data on the seriousness of this issue and of new tools to reduce falls in older adults.

05/13/2015

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Study: Diabetes Could Cause Signs Of Aging, Cognitive Decline In Brain

Scientists say the findings should encourage doctors to screen diabetics for cognitive issues.

05/06/2015

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Exercise As You Age

As you age, you can keep your metabolism high by strength-training twice a week and relieve stress and depression through exercise.

04/16/2015

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Low Muscle Density Increases Risk Of Hospitalization For Seniors

Do you want to stay out of the hospital? Maybe you should exercise more often.

03/03/2015

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Elevate App

Elevate is a brain training program that’s meant to improve your productivity and self-confidence through a series of over 25 games.

02/24/2015

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Stretching Critical Part Of Exercise Routine

Stretching can be a very important part of exercising and is best done after you have loosened up a bit.

01/23/2015

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Study: Stress Causes Aging — Even In Teens And Pre-teens

Researchers say they looked at 97 healthy 10- to 14-year-old girls with either a maternal history of depression or no history of the disorder.

12/09/2014

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Early Onset Alzheimer’s Relatively Uncommon

While it’s true most people with Alzheimer’s are age 65 or older, some people get this disease at a younger age.

12/02/2014

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