Health as We Age: Seniors

The Golden years can be as fulfilling and exciting as any stage of life. Just because you don’t look or feel the same as you did in your twenties, doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy life as much as you did when you were younger.

With age comes wisdom, but also health concerns unique to this age group. From increased mobility issues to changing nutritional needs, seniors have to be more educated and proactive about their health. During this stage of life, changes may come on drastically or slowly as the body responds both physically and mentally but being prepared makes the transition easier.

In the next segment of our “Health as We Age” series, we’ll look at 10 common health concerns and medication needs for seniors age 65 and older.More...