Healthy Aging Resources
by Ron Kurtus (revised 23 June 2017)
The following material consists of aging related resources. If you have any suggested additions or corrections to this list, let me know about them.
- General health issues
- Common concerns
- Home care
- Mental health for seniors
- Elder fraud
Health for Seniors - USA.gov
Planning Your Doctor Visit - NIH Senior Health
Guide to a Happy Retirement - Bloomsberg Univeristy, PA - PDF slide show
Healthy Aging: Physical Vitality - From WebMD
The Boomer’s Roadmap for Aging in Place: How to Prepare for your Senior Years
Exercise and Physical Activity - Guide from the National Institute on Aging
Most Common Health Concerns for Seniors - EverydayHealth.com
What To Ask Your Doctor - NIHSeniorHealth.gov
Safety for Seniors at Home - Tips on home safety
Seniors Lifestyles Directory - Listing of senior housing areas
Keeping Your Home if Disabled - HouseHoldQuotes UK
Senior Safe Driving Guide - Traffic Safety Store
Sleep and Aging – Senior Sleep Guide;
Housing Tips and Advice - National Aging in Place Council
Preventing Falls at Home - PDF file
Fall Prevention Tips for Seniors - A Home Design Guide
Make Home Safer For A Loved One With Alzheimer’s - HomeSecurityList.com
Depression Treatment - Therapy, Medication and Lifestyle Changes
Depression - Older Adults - NIH.GOV
Recognizing and Treating Depression: A Guide for the Elderly & Their Caregivers
Substance Abuse Among Seniors - AddictionResource.com
Seniors and Addictions - DrugRehab.com
The Virtues of Aging by Jimmy Carter (1998)
A Full Life: Reflections at Ninety by Jimmy Carter (2015)
You can use these resources to find out information on aging issues, before you see a doctor.
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