Seniors

Healthy choices aren’t just for the young. Learn how a healthy lifestyle can help seniors stay active and improve their quality of life.

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  • Vulvar Cancer

    Cancer of the vulva most often affects the two skin folds (or lips) around the vagina, known as the…

  • Vision Loss

    Learn about vision loss and ways your doctor can help you.

  • Urinary Incontinence

    Urinary incontinence is the loss of bladder control. This means that you can’t always control when you urinate.

  • Tuberculosis

    Learn about the symptoms of and treatments for tuberculosis.

  • Trigeminal Neuralgia

    Trigeminal neuralgia is extreme burning, electric or shock-like pain in the face. Learn about the causes, diagnosis and treatment of…

  • Travel Needs for Seniors

    Seniors should be smart about travel.

  • Thrush

    Thrush is a yeast infection that occurs on the tongue and mouth. It is caused by a fungus. Newborns, children,…

  • The Importance of Staying Active and Involved

    Your lifestyle choices will determine how quickly you age. You can help slow down the aging process with a healthy…

  • Testicular Cancer

    Testicular cancer can occur in one or both of a man’s testicles. Learn about the symptoms and how to detect…

  • Stroke

    A stroke is a medical condition that happens when blood flow to your brain stops.

  • Sports and Exercise at Every Age

    A lifelong exercise program helps us live and thrive into old age. There is a place for exercise at every…

  • Sleep Changes in Older Adults

    As you age, you may have changes in your sleep patterns. Hormones, lifestyle habits, and certain conditions and medicines can…

  • Sjögren’s Syndrome

    Sjögren’s Syndrome is an autoimmune disease that causes dry mouth and dry eyes. It can also affect other parts of…

  • Shingles

    Shingles is a painful skin rash caused by the virus that causes chickenpox. Nearly one-third of people in the United…

  • Sexuality in Older Adults

    As you age, your sexual health will change. But growing older doesn't have to mean the end of sex. You…

  • Sexual Dysfunction in Men and Women

    Learn about the symptoms, causes and treatment of sexual dysfunction disorders.

  • Senior Communities Tour Checklist

    Use this checklist on your tour of potential senior residences to make sure that you evaluate and discuss important…

  • Seasonal Elder Care/Checking on Seniors

    Checking on seniors is an important part of their care. Learn steps you can take to make sure they stay…

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis

    Rheumatoid arthritis is an autoimmune condition that causes swelling and pain in the lining of joints.

  • Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV)

    Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) is a common virus that affects your lungs and breathing. People of all ages can get…