Articles for Tag: "elderly"

Can virtual reality prevent the no. 1 cause of injury death in seniors? 
Can virtual reality prevent the no. 1 cause of injury death in seniors?
This frequent killer accounts for an estimated $31 billion in Medicare costs annually. Can technology help?
Your social life could help you live longer 
Your social life could help you live longer
A recent study shows that a sense of belonging can impact the longevity of your life.
3 tips to talk to kids about Alzheimer’s  Featured
3 tips to talk to kids about Alzheimer’s
Learn ways to help children when a loved one is diagnosed with the disease.
Daughters more likely to care for aging parents 
Daughters more likely to care for aging parents
Sons often pass on responsibilities because they know sisters will do it, study suggests.
Alzheimer’s possibly decreasing in the U.S. 
Alzheimer’s possibly decreasing in the U.S.
Cardiovascular health and higher education may help prevent this cognitive disease, according to a new study.
Questioning gun ownership for older adults 
Questioning gun ownership for older adults
A new study raises questions about dangers among the senior population.
Hearing loss effects on mood 
Hearing loss effects on mood
Find out why experts say hearing loss is linked to personality changes in the elderly population.