While you can’t prevent all accidents and health emergencies, you can improve your odds of avoiding them.
As senior population soars, hospitals’ emergency departments try to provide more care focused on older patients.
Karen Wadsack, 68, talks about losing her teeth while losing the battle over her Denti-Cal coverage.
Physicians anticipate the rate of diabetes among the elderly will increase sharply in the coming years. About 45 percent of all adults in California have pre-diabetes or undiagnosed diabetes.
Organizations are striving to tackle a growing and frequently unrecognized problem among seniors: loneliness and social isolation.
Old-fashioned home visits may be the key to prolonging seniors’ independence.