Topic: Health & Wellness (July - August 2017)

Top 10 Myths About Seniors and Exercise

Published on 16 June 2017 in Health & Wellness

Gone are the rocking chair days! Most older adults and their families know how important it is to be physically active—but some misconceptions might stand in the way.

Dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease 101: The Difference, and Why It Matters

Published on 16 June 2017 in Health & Wellness

Most people who develop dementia will be diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease — but it's important to know that there are other causes of dementia, and the treatment may be different

Three Things Patients Should Know About Cataracts

Published on 16 June 2017 in Health & Wellness

If we live long enough, most of us will develop cataracts, which can be very disabling. Fortunately, say eye care experts, cataract surgery can markedly improve our eyesight.

Aging & Caregiving in the News

Published on 16 June 2017 in Health & Wellness

A delicious heart health boost; another reason to put away your smartphone; doctors advised to avoid "medspeak."

Puzzle: Have a Safe, Healthy Summer

Published on 16 June 2017 in Health & Wellness

Give your brain a workout by finding 20 words about senior summer safety in this wordfind puzzle.