Senior Health Information

Aging and Wellness

Remain in good physical and mental health as you age. This list contains useful topics and strategies about remaining healthy during the aging process.

Nutrition and Exercise for Seniors

Numerous changes in body composition and physiology are associated with advancing age. Senior citizens can become more informed about proper exercise and nutritional habits using the following websites.
End of Life Care
  • Do Not Resuscitate
    Get information about advance directives and do not resuscitate orders from the American Academy of Family Physicians.
  • End of Life Decision
    This site deals with the important issues surrounding care-giving and End-of-life decision making.
  • End of Life Issues
    MedlinePlus: Care at the end of life focuses on making patients comfortable. They still receive medicines and treatments to control pain and other symptoms. Services are available to help patients and their families deal with issues surrounding death.