Support Health and Aging Today
This Giving Tuesday (11/28), help us help others by supporting the AGS Health in Aging Foundation.more
Being Prepared for an Emergency
During hurricane season, it is more important than ever for older adults to plan ahead as much as possible.more
Safe Driving for Older Adults
View tips for safe driving and resources for alternative transportation methods.more
75 Years of Caring for Older Adults
The American Geriatrics Society is celebrating its 75th year. Learn more about the AGS.more
Take Our Online Assessment
Are you a caregiver? Take our new online quiz to see if your stress is affecting your health.more
Are YOU at the center of your #healthcare?
New research, supported by the SCAN Foundation, is helping make that a reality with a new definition of #PersonCenteredCare.more
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What is Geriatrics?
Meet the professionals who care for older adults.
Ask the Expert
Q: What is post-operative delirium?
A: Delirium is a term meaning “sudden confusion.” Post-operative delirium is delirium that happens after an older adult has an operation (surgery) and is the most common post-operative complication in older adults.