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AARP: Health

  • Coronavirus: Latest News and Guidance
    U.S. caregivers top 53 million people ... What states report, how to find info ... Weigh their needs, your ability to assist ... Accused taking out invalid biz loan ... Click on the map above to se...
    - 16 days ago, 16 May 20, 8:00pm -
  • How to Avoid Weight Gain With the Fridge Always Nearby
    Almost as soon as stay-at-home orders were issued, jokes about the “Quarantine 15” went, well, viral. ... It seems that even when we're experiencing disaster on a global scale, the one in our bathr...
    - 17 days ago, 15 May 20, 8:00pm -
  • What You Need to Know About the Coronavirus Outbreak
    Experts answered your questions and addressed how to navigate benefits and health services through the VA and general health care providers. ... They shared information on how to coordinate caregiv...
    - 17 days ago, 15 May 20, 8:00pm -
  • COVID-19 Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children
    Warning signs doctors, parents, grandparents and caregivers shouldn't ignore ... The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on Thursday warned physicians to be on the lookout for a rare b...
    - 17 days ago, 15 May 20, 8:00pm -
  • How to Prepare For In-Person Visits with Your Doctor
    What to expect, how to prepare for a nonurgent appointment ... Busy medical waiting rooms are likely a thing of the past. ... Since the start of the coronavirus outbreak, doctors’ offices throughou...
    - 17 days ago, 15 May 20, 8:00pm -
  • How You Can Make a Face Mask From Home
    With medical-grade masks in short supply, try making a DIY alternative ... En español | In Austin, Texas, crafter Sarah James has been sewing face masks as quickly as she can turn them out. ... She...
    - 18 days ago, 14 May 20, 8:00pm -
  • Live AARP Coronavirus Tele-Town Hall
    Please bookmark this page and join us each Thursday for the latest information on the coronavirus by calling toll-free 855-274-9507. ... The experts also provided tips for protecting your well-bein...
    - 18 days ago, 14 May 20, 8:00pm -
  • Step by Step Guide to Making a Sock Face Mask
    Create a homemade face covering, no sewing required ... by Nancy Kerr, AARP, May 14, 2020 | ... If you are heading out to the grocery store or any public area, face masks are essential gear. ... In...
    - 18 days ago, 14 May 20, 8:00pm -
  • States Offering Affordable Care Act Open Enrollments
    Ability to sign up for health insurance reopened as COVID-19 cases rise ... Getty Images ... En español | Several states that operate their own Affordable Care Act (ACA) health insurance exchanges ...
    - 19 days ago, 13 May 20, 8:00pm -
  • FAQs on the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and Coronavirus
    I need health insurance now. ... For some people, it's possible to enroll in an ACA plan right now. ... Typically, enrollment is open only during a set time each year, called open enrollment. ... H...
    - 19 days ago, 13 May 20, 8:00pm -

Journal of Aging Health: Recent Issues

MedcineNet: Senior Health

Medical News Today: Seniors / Aging

New York Times: The New Old Age

  • A New Direction
    The blog is ending, but our coverage of caregiving and aging is not. The New Old Age will run as a twice-monthly column by Paula Span on nytimes.com and frequently in Science Times.
    - 9 Jan 15, 3:27pm -
  • Remembering the Lost
    At many nursing homes and assisted living places, a resident's passing may be hardly noted.
    - 7 Jan 15, 12:21pm -
  • The Future, Revisited
    Circumstances had changed, and all these documents needed to change, too.
    - 29 Dec 14, 5:00am -
  • Diabetes Prevention That Works
    Lifestyle modification prevents Type 2 diabetes even more effectively in the elderly than in middle-aged patients.
    - 26 Dec 14, 3:22pm -
  • Dementia, but Prettier
    Julianne Moore gives a wonderful performance in "Still Alice," but the film skirts the truth about dementia.
    - 19 Dec 14, 12:06pm -
  • Questionable Remedies for Eye Disease
    Supplements claiming to prevent age-related macular degeneration often don't contain enough, or any, of the ingredients shown to help, a researcher warns.
    - 17 Dec 14, 1:35pm -
  • U.S. Health Care Lags Worldwide for Those Over 65
    The United States still has mortifying lapses and problems, despite spending more on health care than any country in the world, a new Commonwealth Fund report reveals.
    - 12 Dec 14, 9:41am -
  • Unmet Needs Continue to Pile Up
    When someone is spending $3,500 or more a month for assisted living, are there fewer activities the resident can’t manage?
    - 9 Dec 14, 4:48pm -
  • A Focus on the Heart for Older Patients
    The first geriatric cardiology clinic in New York opened at N.Y.U. Langone Medical Center in August. It’s different.
    - 4 Dec 14, 1:45pm -
  • Part D for Drug Coverage — and Drudgery
    Like doing our taxes, signing up for Medicare Part D, the insurance program for drug coverage, takes days out of our lives and leaves us sitting in a heap of papers with a splitting headache.
    - 1 Dec 14, 5:21pm -

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