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How to Spot a Senior-Friendly Gym

Here are some ways to spot a senior friendly gym that caters to the unique exercise and fitness needs of older adults.
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Scientific Reasons Why Keeping Fish Helps Prevent Loneliness

Fish can help reduce stress, positively impact mental health & enforce a daily routine - all of which, science suggests, may help prevent loneliness.
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TAVR, Innovation, and the Future of Healthcare

Minimally-invasive procedures such as TAVR and a team-based approach to medicine are two types of innovation that provide patients with better overall care.
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Step Therapy: Why Fail First for Everyone is Not a Good...

Physicians may endorse step therapy for medical reasons but when it is used solely to save the system money, it can harm people with chronic illnesses.
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How Healthcare Staff Shortages Will Affect Seniors

As Americans get older, more people will need home health services, nursing home placement, or hospice care to remain well.
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How IoT for Senior Care Promotes Autonomy and Social Inclusion

Healthcare IoT can help older people become less isolated by providing them with multi-level connectivity and a number of socialization channels.
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How to Tell Your Senior Parent It’s Time to Stop Driving

Are you worried that it is no longer safe for your senior parent to be driving? Here are 7 tips to talk about why you need to take away the car keys.
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How to Fix Part B Drug Fail-First Policies that Harm Seniors

Adding step-therapy to Medicare Advantage Part B drugs can delay access to effective medications putting patients at risk. 3 easy tweaks can mitigate the risk.

How Home Security Cameras Can Help with Senior Care

If you’re caring for an aging parent or loved one in your home, you’re probably familiar with the tightrope walk of respecting their desire...
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Why Cataract Surgery Can Reduce Falls in Seniors

Falling related to bifocal glasses is a significant danger to seniors and something that can be easily corrected with cataract surgery. An ophthalmologist explains why he encouraged his mom to get the surgery (that he performed himself).
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How to Talk to Your Aging Parent About Getting Help

Few things can be as complicated as caring for your mom or dad through their golden years. One common challenge adult children face when caregiving is their parent's refusal to accept help. Understanding why seniors may reject offers for assistance can help you have a more productive conversation.
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Top 8 Apps to Keep Your Family Safe and Healthy

Here are 8 new technologies that are designed to keep families (including our pets) safer, healthier, and happier.