A new “app” will help seniors find friends in retirement communities.
My favorite professor has a post out about how the brain ages. Check it out. He’s a great writer and scientist.
End-of-life care in assisted living isn’t the same as a hospital or a nursing home.
Brain games won’t do much to make you a memory champ, but doing something that is mentally stimulating helps.
This might be an interesting read: “I will Never Forget” is about a mother’s descent into dementia.
Maybe you don’t need the flu shot after all. Some new studies show that if you’re over 65 and have gotten the shot before, getting a new shot doesn’t make much difference.
What’s normal memory loss and what isn’t? (How not to panic when you forget someone’s name.)
Is 75 the new 65? People are working longer. I’m not sure that’s a good thing.
A German nursing home has put a fake bus stop in front of the facility to stop seniors from wandering off.
There’s another benefit to staying skinny: it keeps your mind healthier.