According to an article in Health Affairs, most Americans know little about options for long-term services and supports and underestimate their likely future needs for such assistance. Using data from the 2012 National Health Interview Survey, they examined expectations about future use of long-term services and supports among adults agesåÊ40ÛÒ65...
Training Elderly in Social Media Has Health Benefits Training older people in the use of social media improves cognitive capacity, increases a sense of self-competence and could have a beneficial overall impact on mental health and well-being, according to a study carried out in the UK. A two-year project funded...
Feeling Younger Than Actual Age Meant Lower Death Rate for Older People Turns out, feeling younger than your actual age might be good for you. A research letter published online by JAMA Internal Medicine found that older people who felt three or more years younger than their chronological age had...
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