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Lethal plans: When seniors turn to suicide in long-term care

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Memory-boosting electrical jolts could one day help treat dementia, Alzheimer's

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This dairy-free drink was created to promote healthy aging

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Nonprofits

The local nonprofit making a positive impact on the lives of older adults

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Senior Health

More older adults with joint replacements recover at home, not rehab

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Senior Health

Broken bones linked to dog walks are on the rise among elderly adults

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Mental health and seniors: fighting stigma with normalization

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Senior Health

How old is too old to drive?

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Senior Health

High-protein, low-calorie diet promotes healthy weight loss in obese seniors, researchers say

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Senior Health

Boot camp after 60: 10 steps to turn your health around

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Senior Health

Frail seniors find ways to live independently

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Women's Health

These personality traits in women allude to risk of type 2 diabetes, study finds

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Senior Health

Study examining fitness tracker data links activity in older adults to lower dementia risk

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Caregiving

Most caregivers of people with dementia are family members, and they need help

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Senior Health

Grandparents getting tipsy at the holiday party? It's a growing trend

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Senior Health

Jefferson identifies treatment for under-diagnosed cause of severe chest pain

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Senior Health

Living a long life isn't predetermined in your genes, a new study suggests

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Senior Health

Penn Medicine doctor's 5K raises thousands each year to benefit Alzheimer's research

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Senior Health

Day-tripping to the dispensary: Seniors in pain hop aboard the canna-bus

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Senior Health

Critical procedure available for more stroke victims

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Senior Health

Trying to protect seniors, the most vulnerable, from formidable foe Florence

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Self-care for caregivers: 4 principles to live by

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For nursing home patients, breast cancer surgery may do more harm than good

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Senior Health

Dedicated, IBX team up on senior medical centers in Philly

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Illness

Genetic testing: Should I get tested for Alzheimer's risk?

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Senior Health

Risk of developing Alzheimer's disease tied to liver, study finds

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Adult Health

Hormones may increase women's risk of Alzheimer's disease

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How to tell if you’re suffering from depression

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Parkinson's disease impacts way more than previously believed, study finds

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DEP: Elevated ozone levels could pose respiratory problems on Tuesday

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Five reasons you should stop putting off your annual physical

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Core Strength Training for Seniors: Every Thursday at Independence LIVE

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Health News

Dodging dementia: More of us get at least a dozen good, happy years after 65

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Senior Health

Living apart together: a new option for older adults

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Senior Health

Being clear about your last wishes can make death easier for you and loved ones

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Senior Health

Is there such a thing as normal aging?

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Memory

What we know and don’t know about memory loss after surgery

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Health Insurance

Medicare Advantage plans cleared to go beyond medical coverage — even groceries

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Senior Health

Older Americans are hooked on vitamins despite scarce evidence they work

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Dementia

‘Aggressive’ new advance directive would let dementia patients refuse food

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Senior Health

Changing the way we look at dementia

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Senior Health

Home care agencies often wrongly deny Medicare help to the chronically ill

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