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Health Topics A-Z National Institute on Aging

WEBHighlighted Topics. Alzheimer’s and Dementia. Brain Health. Caregiving. Clinical Trials and Studies. Exercise and Physical Activity. Healthy Eating. Menopause. NIA provides …

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How To Find Reliable Health Information Online

WEBAs a rule, health websites sponsored by federal government agencies are accurate sources of information. You can reach all federal websites by visiting www.usa.gov. Medical and …

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Healthy aging National Institute on Aging

WEBHealthy aging. Genetics and lifestyle choices are factors that influence healthy aging. As you grow older, managing your health will help you maintain your quality of life and live …

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What Do We Know About Healthy Aging

WEBMental health, or mental wellness, is essential to your overall health and quality of life. It affects how we think, feel, act, make choices, and relate to others. Managing social …

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Reproductive history and later-life brain health: The Bogalusa …

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Health Disparities and Aging NIA

WEBThe causes of health disparities are dynamic and multidimensional, and to address them adequately, NIA will consider environmental, social cultural, behavioral, …

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High Blood Pressure and Older Adults

WEBHigh blood pressure is defined as systolic pressure of 130 or higher, or a diastolic pressure of 80 or higher. For older adults, often the first number (systolic) is 130 or higher, but the …

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Using a Health Disparity Research Framework to examine …

WEBView Full Project Details for Using a Health Disparity Research Framework to examine mechanisms linking Obstructive Sleep Apnea with higher Alzheimers disease risk in …

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Services for Older Adults Living at Home

WEBHome health care services may be available to help older people with many aspects of health care, such as medications, wound care, medical equipment, and physical …

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Migrating the National Long Term Care Survey to the MedRIC …

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15 Tips To Keep Your Bladder Healthy

WEBTight-fitting pants and nylon underwear can trap moisture and help bacteria grow. Exercise regularly. Physical activity can help prevent bladder problems as well as constipation. It …

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Alzheimer's Disease: Common Medical Problems

WEBResearch suggests that some of these medical problems may be related to Alzheimer's disease. For example, some heart and blood circulation problems, stroke, and diabetes …

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Frequently Asked Questions About Organ Donation for Older Adults

WEBOrgan donation is the act of taking healthy organs and tissues from one person and giving them to someone else. Making the decision to donate your organs is one of the most …

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Aging in Place: Growing Older at Home

WEBFederal, state, and local governments offer many resources for older adults and their families and caregivers. A good place to start is the Eldercare Locator, which connects …

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Advance Care Planning: Advance Directives for Health Care

WEBThe two most common advance directives for health care are the living will and the durable power of attorney for health care. Living will: A living will is a legal document that tells …

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Exercising With Chronic Conditions National Institute on Aging

WEBChronic pain. Almost anyone, at any age, can do some type of physical activity. You can still exercise even if you have a health condition like heart disease, arthritis, chronic pain, …

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10 Common Misconceptions About Aging

WEBResearch has shown that most individuals can help preserve their health and mobility as they age by adopting or continuing healthy habits and lifestyle choices. Read on to learn …

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Best Practices for Integrating Health Equity Training Certificate

WEBThe NIA-funded IMPACT Collaboratory recently launched the Best Practices for Integrating Health Equity certificate program. The new program provides online …

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Ann NAMKUNG National Institute on Aging

WEBBiography. Ann Namkung, MPH has joined the Division of Aging Biology at NIA as the new Program Director of HIV and Aging Research. She comes to us from the …

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Getting a Good Night's Sleep National Institute on Aging

WEBShare this infographic: Download a PDF version (PDF, 645K).; Not getting enough sleep can affect all areas of your life and cause health problems. Learn how to …

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Long-Term Care Facilities: Assisted Living, Nursing Homes, and …

WEBLearn about facility-based long-term care services, including assisted living, nursing homes, continuing care retirement communities, and other residential facilities.

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Adopting healthy habits: What do we know about the science of …

WEBIf the person’s behavior changes (in this case, they increase their physical activity), the researchers would need to determine whether the change resulted from the …

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Be prepared for data management and sharing requirements …

WEBIt’s been nearly one year since the NIH 2023 Final Policy for Data Management and Sharing (DMS) went into effect. As part of our continuing series to …

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