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This tool can help you determine if the drugs you are taking have any adverse interactions with one another, with over-the-counter drugs, or with your favorite herbals and vitamins.
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Abdominoplasty with Liposuction
Abdominoplasty or "tummy tuck" can be done with liposuction to help remove excess fat and tighten up muscles and skin of the belley....
A Sample Walking Program
Experts recommend walking briskly at least 30 minutes per day, most days of the week. This walking programs can help you reach that goal by slowly increasing the frequency and...
Aging Wellness Center
Find helpful articles to make the most out of your golden years.
12 Weeks to a Heart-Healthy Lifestyle
Heart disease is a killer, but you can do plenty to reduce your risk and prolong your life. Research shows that making lifestyle changes can decrease your risk of heart...
5 Home Safety Threats You Might Overlook
For safety's sake, look through your home often. Keep an eye out for not-so-obvious hazards....
A Woman’s Guide to Beating Heart Disease
Surveys show fewer than one in 10 women perceive heart disease as their greatest health threat. But it's the nation's number one killer, and women are its prime target....
Aging ResearchFind useful links to the latest information and research regarding geriatrics and geriatric medicine from the American Federation for Aging Research, the National Academy on an Aging Society, and more....
CaregivingResources that can help you find a caregiver, provide support to caregivers and give caregivers helpful insights and tips....
Elder Abuse InformationKnow your rights. Find resources regarding abuse and neglect as well as an in-depth guide to health fraud and informed decisions....
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Choosing A Caregiver For A Dementia Patient
Great care incorporates guaranteeing security and helping; it additionally means finding caregivers that treat the entire person and giving an atmosphere that permits the individual to feel free and safe,...
Planning Ahead When a Loved One Has Alzheimer’s Disease
When a loved one is diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease, you need to start getting their health, legal, and financial affairs in order. You want to plan for the future, if...
Facts about Behavior-Calming Drug for Alzheimer’s Patients
University of Michigan researchers agree that caregiver interventions are far superior to medication when it comes to managing the troubling behaviors of Alzheimer’s disease. But, they point out; caregiver training...