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Good health means a good quality of life. But staying healthy can be a real challenge. We help older adults better manage their chronic conditions, learn to prevent falls, and discover ways to improve their health.

The Latest in Health

New Infographic: CDSME Success!

Thanks to your help, more than 200,000 people have participated in the Chronic Disease Self-Management Education (CDSME) program since 2006! We developed a new infographic to help you share information about the program's success. 

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National Council on Aging Selects DPS Health as Strategic Partner

NCOA has formed a multi-year strategic alliance with DPS Health, a leader in clinically-proven online and mobile behavior change interventions for the emergent-risk population. The alliance will leverage the strengths of each organization to bring a robust offering of evidence-based lifestyle modification and self- management support programs to millions of Americans.

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Getting Online Medicare Information Just Got More Personal

Understanding Medicare and getting help choosing the right coverage has just gotten easier., the NCOA’s Medicare education website, now offers more personalized tools and enrollment advice to anyone in search of Medicare information.

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Alumni Community Connects Self-Management Grads

We're offering an online community for graduates of programs such as the Chronic Disease Self-Management Program; Better Choices, Better Health®; Arthritis Self-Management Program; or Diabetes Self-Management Program to help individuals get supportto better manage their conditions.

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