Topic: Health & Wellness (March 2013)

Volunteering Promotes Healthy Aging and a Healthy Nation

Published on 19 February 2013 in Health & Wellness

Volunteers give from the heart…and in the process, they protect their hearts, along with their cognitive and emotional health. Read about the intriguing new research that may have you raising your hand to help!

Does Science Confirm the Healthy Aging Benefits of Yoga?

Published on 19 February 2013 in Health & Wellness

Yoga is growing in popularity among seniors, but it's important to tailor the program to a person's particular health condition.

Five Ways to Save Money on Your Medications

Published on 21 February 2013 in Health & Wellness

The National Council on Aging reminds seniors that there are resources to help pay for the medications that help keep them healthy.

Aging and Caregiving in the News

Published on 19 February 2013 in Health & Wellness

Information and updates on paying for long-term care, Hepatitis C in the baby boom population, and fighting financial exploitation of seniors.