Your doctor has told you that those brown spots that appeared suddenly on your skin are nothing to worry about – they are simply age spots. That’s great news. But if you don’t like how they look, here’s expert advice on how you get rid of them and avoid getting more.
Hearing and vision loss are common as we age, but there are things you can do to lessen the impact. A doctor discusses sensory decline and aging.
Hear ye, hear ye: Hearing problems impact your social life and mental health. So why are many people missing out on getting help for hearing loss? Learn how hearing loss support can make a big difference to your quality of life.
Not every lost detail means your memory is failing. Our expert explains how improving your concentration helps improve your recall.
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Menopause isn’t something you have to think about until you’re in your 40s and 50s, right? For most women that’s true, but early menopause does happen. Learn about primary ovarian insufficiency and what to do if you think you’re experiencing it.
Many more people with hearing loss could benefit from cochlear implants, but myths about these devices persist. Learn the truth about cochlear implants — and whether you might be a candidate.
Geriatricians specialize in preventing and treating diseases of the elderly. They can talk with you about brain health, preserving physical strength, planning for healthcare in the future and many other aspects of aging.
Memory changes are a natural part of aging. But talking to a parent about their memory loss can be uncomfortable. A geriatrician can help do some of the heavy lifting.
There are many reasons we are more at risk for a fall as we age. Find out the risk factors, and how you can remain graceful and keep your balance.
As we age, we start to metabolize alcohol differently. Discover what happens to your body when you drink a beer, glass of wine or cocktail, and why these effects intensify after age 65.