Topic: Health & Wellness (September 2011)

Debunking the Myths of Older Adult Falls

Published on 12 September 2011 in Health & Wellness

Are falls "just a part of growing older"? Separate myth from fact and learn more about protecting seniors against falling.

Join Us for the Falls Prevention Webinar

Published on 12 September 2011 in Health & Wellness

Please join us for our next "Aging Briefing Series" webinar, Falls Prevention: Debunking the Myths of Falls in Older Adults on Thursday, September 22.

Seniors and HIV/AIDS: the Statistics Might Surprise You

Published on 12 September 2011 in Health & Wellness

Did you know that within five years, half of all people living with HIV/AIDS will be over the age of 50? This includes patients who have survived with the virus for years--but also new cases of the disease in our senior population.

“Grandchild-Proof" Your House

Published on 12 September 2011 in Health & Wellness

Today's grandparents are more involved than ever with their grandchildren. But they may not be up-to-date on the latest childproofing recommendations. Here's a refresher course, including a checklist to use before the next visit of youngest family members.

Marketers May Use "Graywashing" to Attract Senior Consumers

Published on 12 September 2011 in Health & Wellness

Just because a product or service is labeled "for seniors" doesn't mean it has benefit for older adults.

“Healthy Aging, Not Anti-Aging” Wordfind

Published on 12 September 2011 in Health & Wellness

This month's puzzle is all about optimum aging!