Working closely with your physicians and monitoring your health for changes becomes more important as you get older. If you know what to look for and what questions to ask, you’ll be well on your way to wellness. This section of our blog covers medical topics like care management planning, age-related health screenings, answers to questions about common illnesses and treatments, and more.
Our bodies undergo a number of changes as we get older. One of the most significant changes is the loss of muscle mass – a condition known as sarcopenia. When unaddressed, this condition can have serious consequences for older adults including increased risk of falls, reduced mobility, and decreased quality of life. In this blog post, we’ll explore what sarcopenia is, how it can impact senior health, and what you can do about it.
What’s the difference between Alzheimer’s disease and dementia? The following are the differences between these neurocognitive disorders.