The incidence of urinary incontinence (UI) in American nursing homes is high. According to recent studies, between 43% and 81% of nursing home residents in the United States have Urinary incontinence.
A program for family and friends caring for older people at home.
Scientists at the University of Western Ontario analyzed 13 studies conducted over a 30-year period to determine the effects of vitamin D on muscle strength, gait, and balance in older adults.
A growing number of Americans with the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) are now living long enough to reach their 60s, 70s, and beyond thanks to advances in medications and treatments.
Atrial fibrillation (AF) is a common heart rhythm problem that affects more than 1.5 million Americans over the age of 65.
Questions to ask your healthcare professional if you are concerned about falling and to learn more about falls prevention.