Healthy Aging Resources
by Ron Kurtus (revised 17 August 2019)
The following material consists of aging related resources.
- General Aging Issues
- Common Concerns
- Aging at Home
- Mental Health for Seniors
- Substance Abuse
Use these resources to help your understanding of the material.
Health for Seniors - USA.gov
Boomer’s Roadmap for Aging in Place: Prepare for your Senior Years
What is Normal Aging? - WebMD
How Communities Can Prepare for the Growing Aging Population - Baylor Univ.
Exercise and Physical Activity - From the National Institute on Aging
14 Health Benefits Of Walking For Seniors - MyWalkingAid.com
A Senior’s Guide to Computer Basics - From Nursing Home Law Center
Guide To Online Shopping For Seniors - WikiBuy.com
Smart Tech for Seniors - Using digital items at home
Internet Safety Guide for Seniors - From SafetyDetectives.com
Most Common Health Concerns for Seniors - EverydayHealth.com
Safety for Seniors at Home - Tips on home safety
Seniors Lifestyles Directory - Listing of senior housing areas
Senior Safe Driving Guide - Traffic Safety Store
Hearing Loss - HearStore.com
Seniors' Guide to Medication Management - SingleCare.com
Nursing Home Abuse Center - Information about possible abuse
Guide to Preventing Elder Abuse - From Maryville Univ.
Sleep and Aging – Senior Sleep Guide
Sleep Help for Seniors - Sleep Help Institute
How Sleep Changes When You Age - Information on sleep habits
Keeping Your Home if Disabled - HouseHoldQuotes UK
Assisted Living Costs - Average Costs by State
What To Do After A Loved One Passes Away - Neptune Society checklist
Housing Tips and Advice - National Aging in Place Council
Senior Citizen's Guide to Moving - From HireaHelper.com
A Senior’s Guide to Healthy Eating - NiftyBenefits.com
Preventing Falls at Home - PDF file
Fall Prevention Tips for Seniors - A Home Design Guide
Fall Prevention - From National Council on Aging
Mental Health Challenges for Aging Americans - Georgetown Univ.-Nursing
Depression Treatment - Therapy, Medication and Lifestyle Changes
Depression - Older Adults - NIH.GOV
Recognizing and Treating Depression: A Guide for the Elderly & Their Caregivers
Alzheimer's / Dementia News - Articles from Medical News Today
Make Home Safer For A Loved One With Alzheimer’s - HomeSecurityList.com
Guide to Pet Ownership for Seniors - From APlaceforMom.com
Substance Abuse Among Seniors - AddictionResource.com
Substance Abuse And Addiction In The Elderly - AddictionCampus,com
Seniors and Addictions - DrugRehab.com
Inpatient Recovery Centers for Seniors - Recovery.org
Rehab Spot - Information on addictions and rehab
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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