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A growing awareness has led to the rise of 'cardio-oncology'
The test uses CT scans to find calcium buildup in arteries
New technology makes the devices safer for men and women
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Even what's considered 'moderate' drinking has detrimental effects
This podcast discusses a patient's solutions to continue enjoying life
Other post-stroke concerns mean that bone health is often ignored
A cardiologist and psychologist offer advice to break through barriers
Most people, including doctors, associate it with older adults
For most of America's aging population, health care leaves much to be desired
Exercise, nutrition, rehab and staying on your treatment track all help
Medicare often covers a personal consultation with a pharmacist
What we can learn from Blue Zone island residents of Japan, Italy and Greece
In addition to medication, these alternatives can help bring your numbers down
Older adults are at greater risk of complications
How symptoms of a heart attack are different for women
The body's inflammatory reaction to infection increases risk
A breakdown of the various offerings and where insurance fits in
Learn the factors that put some people at more risk
5 ways grown children can navigate the health care system for their parents
Follow our in-depth examination of current health care offerings through an age-friendly lens. What does age-friendly health care look like, and how do you locate and access it? We cover how to prioritize your unique needs when selecting providers and treatments for yourself or a loved one.