Heath and Aging

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Shots For Safety

Read about shots for shingles, pneumonia, flu (influenza), tetanus, diphtheria, MMR, and other diseases. Learn how these vaccines can keep you well.

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Keywords: Shots, Immunizations, Prevention

Stay Safe in Cold Weather!

Find ways to stay safe in cold weather, including how to keep warm both indoors and outside. Read about warning signs for being too cold, prevention tips, and what to do if you develop hypothermia—a dangerous drop in body temperature.

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Keywords: Personal Safety, Hypothermia

Aging Hearts and Arteries: A Scientific Quest

Older adults are at a higher risk for heart attack, stroke, and cardiovascular disease. Get in-depth information about the effects of aging on the heart, blood vessels, and other parts of the body.

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Keywords: Cardiovascular, Heart Conditions, Research

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Shades of Gray: A Cross-Country Study of Health and Well-Being of the Older Populations in SAGE Countries, 2007-2010

This U.S. Census Bureau report based on data from the Study on Global Ageing and Adult Health (SAGE) examines health status and access to health care among older populations in six low- to middle-income countries—China, Ghana, India, Mexico, Russia, and South Africa.


Keywords: Healthy Aging, Longevity, Aging Research

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