Why Do Older Adults Have Increased Risk for Mouth Diseases?

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Guest Post by Darla Scheidt Growing older doesn’t mean you outgrow your need to visit the dentist. Aging can open doors to a number of challenges that impact oral health and increase the risk for mouth diseases, many of which … Continue reading

Exercises for People with Arthritis

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Guest Post by Michele Teter Rheumatoid arthritis doesn’t have to prevent senior citizens from staying healthy and active with a regular fitness routine. The key is to stick to low-impact exercises — gentle weight training, light aerobics or arthritis-friendly yoga … Continue reading

Heard About the New Hearing Aid Technology?

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Guest Post by Amanda Kaestner What’s that you say? According to the National Institute of Health (NIH), “There is a strong relationship between age and reported hearing loss.” They claim that 30% of adults 65 to 74 years old, and … Continue reading