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3 Simple Tips for a Healthy and Safe Cookout

Memorial Day weekend is here—the unofficial start of summer. To ensure your summer cookouts are both fun and safe, here are a few tips from the USDA.

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Dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease 101: The Difference and Why it Matters

Dementia and Alzheimer’s disease are often spoken about interchangeably, but they are not the same condition. Understand the differences.

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Location, Location, Location: Top 5 Largest (and Smallest) Cities for Successful Aging

Where you choose to live can impact your health, economic security, and independence as you age. See the top 5 largest and smallest metro areas for successful aging.

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Healthy Smiles Make for Healthy Aging: 3 Lesser Known Risks of Poor Oral Care

Dental problems pose health risks more serious than just tooth pain. Learn about 3 lesser-known risks of poor oral health and what you can do to prevent them.

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Staying Heart Healthy After 65: What You Need to Know About Atrial Fibrillation

When left untreated, AFib increases your chances of stroke by 500% & doubles your chance of heart-related death. Learn how to prevent or manage AFib with these tips.

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Taking Charge of Oral Health: 3 Ways to Prevent Dental Disease as We Age

Contrary to popular belief, dental disease is not as inevitable as grey hair and wrinkles. Learn 3 ways to maintain good oral health as you age.

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Top 10 Chronic Conditions in Adults 65+ and What You Can do to Prevent or Manage Them

80% of adults 65+ have one or more chronic diseases. Learn what the top ten conditions are now & how you or a loved one can prevent or manage them.

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