I have been taking care of my elderly father for over a year and it’s taking a toll on my finances

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Protecting Individuals with Dementia from Wandering

The Alzheimer’s Foundation of America is providing tips to reduce the chances of wandering

This Month's COVID News Updates

This month's COVID-19 updates include information on the potential heart benefits of vaccinations

A Loving Goodbye: 5 Tips for Pet Owners Exploring End-of-Life Care for Their Loyal Companions

Caring for a pet nearing the end of their life is filled with emotion and confusion


New Report Highlights Increasing Cost of Family Caregiving in the U.S.

The unpaid work provided by family caregivers is valued at an estimated $600 billion

Red and Purple Vegetables Move Front and Center

Red cabbages, purple sweet potatoes, and radishes may pack a hidden health benefit, according to new research


What Does ‘Biological Age’ Mean?

Biological age measures how healthy a person’s cells and organs are, how efficiently they are operating

Can Lasers Improve Short-Term Memory?

Working memory, the ability to actively store useful information, plays a vital role in many cognitive functions

What You Eat Can Slow Aging

The article explored what science has to say about eating habits that can slow aging

Could You Have a Thyroid Problem and Not Know It?

What are the symptoms of thyroid disease?


The Anatomy of Heart Burn

Heartburn, the main symptom of gastro-esophageal reflux disease (GERD), is so common it needs no introduction

Combating Loneliness

Many people have internal and external triggers for lonely feelings. Bird said it is important to identify them and make some efforts to cope

COVID News Updates

Hybrid immunity; loss of smell; boosters; new CDC website

What Makes Us Happy and Live Longer?

Close relationships, more than money or fame, are what keep people happy throughout their lives

Medical Minutes

Ongoing research is showing that there are significant cardiovascular benefits at 6,000 daily walking steps at any pace