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Symptoms the writer had attributed to his mother’s dementia virtually disappeared
The sedentary nature of such environments can be a threat to residents' health
How to know when to step in and what to do when illnesses worsen
The goal is to get everyone 50 to 75 checked, but colonoscopy isn't the only choice
With the right kind of help and careful planning, it can be done
Why you need to speak up if you need assistance
A heartfelt wish list from a dementia care worker
For this frustrating dilemma, a different approach might help
Damage after stroke is one cause, explains public TV documentary 'Seized'
This low-income residents' program in Oakland is a model for others
Caregivers are compensated in Medicaid and VA programs
A poll on what Americans anticipate reveals big disconnects
A blueprint for reform is beginning to emerge
Legal changes are often not reflected in actual practice
This pilot program provides home-based primary care to people 65+
From long-term care to personalized medicine, there's much to discuss
Opioid use isn’t necessarily abuse, this writer says
You may need respite care to keep from getting burned out
Work & Purpose
A chat about resilience and second acts with author Elizabeth White
This special report includes storytelling, news and information about health care for older adults in rural areas
Our special series, Vitality Arts, shows the powerful effect that participating in the arts can have on our minds, bodies and souls. Look to this page for information, resources and inspiration that will help you age better through the arts and show that creativity has no age limit.