Lorie A. Parch is a long-time health journalist and a National Magazine Award-nominated writer. She has held staff roles at Shape Magazine, AOL, and Yahoo and is currently based in Long Beach, California.
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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.