How Likely Are We To Develop Chronic Health Conditions As We Age

Available in Anti-Aging  

Developing chronic conditions later in life Almost 100 million Americans have chronic conditions, and millions more will develop them as America ages.  Some individuals are at risk for chronic conditions because of factors that cannot be modified, such as genetic predisposition, gender and age. Risk factors related to health behaviors, however, can be modified.  The […]

Eye Floaters: May Be Causing Spots To Appear In Your Vision And What To Do About Them

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Eye floaters are spots in your vision.  Eye floaters may look like black or gray specks, strings or cobwebs that drift about when you move your eyes. Most eye floaters are caused by age-related changes that occur as the jelly-like substance (vitreous) inside your eyes becomes more liquid.  When this happens, microscopic fibers within the […]

Are Cochlear Implants The Hearing Miracle You Are Looking For?

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A cochlear implant is an electronic device that restores partial hearing to individuals with severe to profound hearing loss who do not benefit from a conventional hearing aid.  It is surgically implanted to the inner ear and activated by a device worn outside the ear.  Unlike a hearing aid it does not make sound loud or […]

Extreme Heat: Don’t Let Hot Summer Temperatures Cause Serious Health Problems

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Heat related deaths and illnesses are preventable yet anually many people succumb to extreme heat.  Historically, from 1979-2003, excessive heat exposure caused 8, 015 deaths in the United States.  During this period, more people in this country died from extreme heat than from hurricanes, lightning, floods, and earthquakes combined.  In 2001, 300 deaths were caused […]

How To Prevent Falls And Reduce Accidents As We Age

Available in Anti-Aging, Bones Joints & Muscle Health  

The conditions that affect many seniors can also increase your risks of falling. Some physical changes and many conditions are a part of aging, it’s not always possible to remove these blocks from your risk tower. Taking steps to improve balance and strengthen the skeletal system can reduce the risks dramatically.   Learning how these […]

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