Compared with adults ages 65 to 74, adults ages 85 and older faced 16 times the death risk from falling.
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?
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.
All Seniors At A Camden, NJ High School Attending College Next Year And Some Are Getting Paid For It
A charter school in Camden is celebrating its most accomplished graduating class yet.
A local study shows that just a few weeks of work can go a long way to improve balance.
Do you want to stay out of the hospital? Maybe you should exercise more often.
Community acquired pneumonia attacks those who are vulnerable; either the very young or the elderly. Preventive care is key.
According to a new study, even light physical activity around the home reduces the risk for disability in older adults.
Earlier this year, veterans Valen Cianni and Richard Lorah decided they wanted to give back to the community, so they started Granny Handymen, Inc. in May, to help seniors 60 and older living in Chester County.
While it’s true most people with Alzheimer’s are age 65 or older, some people get this disease at a younger age.
A Johns Hopkins study done four years ago found that grandparents watching children actually reduces the incidence of injury by 50% or more.
If you have an elderly relative, one of the best things you can do for them is to go with them to a doctor’s appointment. There are several reasons.
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Regular exercise is the gift that keeps on giving. And now, medical journals are reporting that exercise could reduce the risk of hospitalizations, especially among seniors.
While marketers have generally ignored the 50+ population, what a boon they could be for the non-profit world.