Coming up with the best treatment plan for Alzheimer’s disease can be tricky because there are so many variables among patients including aging and overall health.
Bladder problems are common in men. Most involve urination, such as having trouble urinating or going too often. But most of these problems can be solved.
In the spirit of the holiday, it’s inspiring to know that Americans are involved with improving the lives of others.
Even though there is no cure for dementia, studies show that it making be striking older people later in life than in had in the past.
When it comes to healthcare, baby boomers are getting a great deal of attention because there is strength in numbers.
Tredyffrin Township Police arrested a former female employee of Surrey Services for stealing items from elderly patients.
A growing trend for emergency room physicians is to try and involve primary care doctors when treating elderly patients and get the other doctor’s input regarding treatment.
Rebecca Rabbitt spoke about Navigating Medicare and Healthcare Reform. Express Scripts is offering a free eGuide for seniors with information about healthcare reform and its impact on Medicare, as well as tips on how to […]
Traveling can be fun but it is not without risk, especially for those with diabetes, the elderly or others who may have an underlying health concern.
Many times people tend to overlook senior animals. Unfortunately they tend to focus on age instead of seeing all the benefits that a senior pet has to offer.
It’s National Senior Center Month and there is a large array of options for our growing older population. The Philadelphia Corporation on Aging is a good local source.
In China, an adult’s failure to visit elderly parents has just become illegal. In some cases it is illegal in the states as well.
Even though forgetfulness can be an indicator of Alzheimer’s, It is important to remember that certain types of memory loss are normal as we age.
With Philadelphia having the highest poverty of the ten largest cities in the nation, volunteers are needed – and doing so can make a difference for both the giver and the receiver.
A study out of USC suggests if a person hears about a stereotype that impacts them often enough, it might change their behavior.