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Benefits for Older Adults

WEBBenefits for Older Adults. Living on a fixed income can be hard, as the cost of living goes up but your income does not. Discover benefits that can help pay for …

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Medicare for Older Adults

WEBMedicare for Older Adults. Medicare. for Older Adults. Medicare is a federal health insurance program, covering a wide range of services to keep you healthy as you …

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Health & Wellness Guidance

WEBHealth & Wellness Guidance. Explore health and wellness resources, tools, and expert advice

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Center for Healthy Aging for Professionals

WEBCenter for Healthy Aging for Professionals. Center for Healthy Aging. for Professionals. The Center for Healthy Aging supports the expansion and sustainability of …

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Evidence-Based Programs for Professionals

WEBEvidence-Based Programs for Professionals. Evidence-Based Programs. for Professionals. Helping older adults stay healthy as they age can be a complex …

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Get the Facts on Women and Aging

WEBA quarter of women over the age of 40 are caregivers, 32% of Hispanic women are caregivers, 26% of Black women are caregivers, 24% of white women are caregivers, …

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NCOA Connect: January 2024 Grand Rounds

WEBRegina Kaufman, PT, EdD, MS, NCS is Professor of Physical Therapy at Springfield College in Springfield, Massachusetts. She received her Bachelor’s degree in physical …

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Health for Older Adults

WEBHealth for Older Adults. Health for Older Adults. Get information on prevention and how to manage ongoing health conditions focused on physical and …

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Benefits Enrollment Centers Network

WEBBenefit Enrollment Centers (BECs) focus on connecting Medicare beneficiaries with limited incomes to benefits that pay for healthcare, food, and more. Our network of BECs …

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Get the Facts on Healthy Aging

WEBNearly 56 million Americans are 65 and older, with projections estimating that the population of older adults will grow to 94.7 million in 2060. 1 On average, a 65-year old can expect …

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Nursing Homes: A Comprehensive Guide

WEBSkilled nursing may include wound care, managing an insulin pump, or any care provided by or performed under a registered nurse’s (RN) supervision. …

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Resources and Support for Older Adults Living Alone: A …

WEBAARP provides a range of resources, programs, and advocacy efforts, which can benefit older adults living alone. The organization offers a robust information and support …

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Tips on How to Stay Hydrated

WEBStaying hydrated with plenty of water can help dilute the concentration of minerals in your urinary tract and make stones less likely. Water also helps flush harmful bacteria from …

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The Top 10 Most Common Chronic Diseases for Older Adults

WEBNumber 10: Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) Eleven percent of older adults were treated for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)—a chronic …

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Prevention for Older Adults

WEBHealth /. Prevention for Older Adults. It's never too late to take steps to support your health and well-being. Prevention is key to staying well, including developing a relationship with …

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Behavioral Health for Older Adults

WEBAccording to the CDC, 20% of people age 55 years or older experience some type of mental health concern. Get information and resources on how to manage …

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How to Stay Hydrated for Better Health

WEBAvoid or reduce your alcohol intake. Alcohol is a diuretic, which means it prompts your body to remove fluids from your bloodstream. Limiting alcoholic beverages …

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How Do We Address the Mental Health Crisis Among Older Adults

WEBThe ongoing opioid crisis has only contributed to this trend, and it is estimated that 5.7 million adults over the age of 50 will require treatment for a substance use disorder in …

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The Benefits of Getting Vaccinated: A Guide for Older Adults

WEBYour next steps in getting vaccinated. Ask your health care provider about getting up to date on your vaccines. The Aging and Disability Vaccination Collaborative, led by …

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Navigating Social Isolation and Loneliness as an Older Adult

WEBSocial isolation and loneliness, despite being different, are connected and can deeply impact quality of life for older adults. The physical, emotional, and mental health of older …

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