anxiety disorders

Anxiety Disorders in the Elderly

As we age, we tend to have more worries. We worry about our children, our parents, our finances and our health. How we'll care for ourselves as we age...
hearing

Hearing Loss As You Age

More than half of all adults over 65 experience some degree of hearing loss. It usually begins quite early, usually in our 30’s or 40’s and may be unnoticeable...
live

Do You Want to Live to 100?

We now live longer and more active lives than anyone in past history. 60 no longer seems very old and 70 not much older. While modern medicine has much...
financial abuse

Protecting Seniors From Financial Abuse

Seniors, especially those who are isolated, tend to become victims of fraud or financial abuse. Telemarketing scams are common.  Financial abuse from friends, relatives and others who are in...
frailty

Avoiding Frailty as You Age

Though frailty is associated with aging and the elderly, it can mean anyone who has a condition that is debilitating or causes cognitive impairment. Frailty is an actual medical...
airport

Seniors and Airport Navigation

Airports are becoming larger. With the increased size comes increased confusion. Navigating an airport can be difficult for many, especially seniors. As your body ages, walking long distances and...
assisted

Alzheimer’s and Assisted Living

At some point many of those with Alzheimer’s will need assisted living. Though there are many supports in place for Alzheimer patients to live on their own, as the...