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Poll: Many older adults are not fully prepared for emergency situations

Poll: Many older adults are not fully prepared for emergency situations

Starving seniors: How America fails to feed its aging

Starving seniors: How America fails to feed its aging

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics raises awareness about prevention and treatment of malnutrition

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics raises awareness about prevention and treatment of malnutrition

Researchers find protective factor against Alzheimer’s disease

Researchers find protective factor against Alzheimer’s disease

Study investigates the impact of driving stoppage on social isolation of older adults

Study investigates the impact of driving stoppage on social isolation of older adults

Adults carrying Alzheimer's risk gene have harder time accessing recently acquired knowledge

Adults carrying Alzheimer's risk gene have harder time accessing recently acquired knowledge

Heart attack patients with mild cognitive impairment less likely to receive proven treatment

Heart attack patients with mild cognitive impairment less likely to receive proven treatment

KHN’s ‘What the Health?’: All about Medicare

KHN’s ‘What the Health?’: All about Medicare

Patient-reported experiences have potential for driving improvements in hospital care

Patient-reported experiences have potential for driving improvements in hospital care

Free and unlimited Lyft rides could lead to better health outcomes for older adults

Free and unlimited Lyft rides could lead to better health outcomes for older adults

Online brain games can enable older people to multitask cognitively like younger individuals

Online brain games can enable older people to multitask cognitively like younger individuals

UTHealth School of Dentistry offers new 'telementoring' program

UTHealth School of Dentistry offers new 'telementoring' program

Women and older adults at increased risk of dangerous drug interactions

Women and older adults at increased risk of dangerous drug interactions

Keeping fit now pays off in retirement, says new study

Keeping fit now pays off in retirement, says new study

Lung mucosa plays big role in elderly's susceptibility to tuberculosis

Lung mucosa plays big role in elderly's susceptibility to tuberculosis

Doctors argue plans to remedy surprise medical bills will ‘shred’ the safety net

Doctors argue plans to remedy surprise medical bills will ‘shred’ the safety net

Most older people with advancing dementia remain at home, despite pain and poor health

Most older people with advancing dementia remain at home, despite pain and poor health

Research findings could help identify Alzheimer's patients who will benefit from exercise

Research findings could help identify Alzheimer's patients who will benefit from exercise

The talk seniors need to have with doctors before surgery

The talk seniors need to have with doctors before surgery

Anti-arrhythmic agents linked to increased risk of falls

Anti-arrhythmic agents linked to increased risk of falls