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Alzheimer's & Related Dementias

Learn about research, basics, and care for people with Alzheimer's and dementia.

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Information on caring for older adults, advance care planning, and long-distance caregiving.

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Participate in Research

Clinical trials need older adults. Learn how you can be part of the next big breakthrough.


Cognitive Health

Learn how your brain changes as you age and what you can do to keep your cognitive function at its best.

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Exercise and Physical Activity

Being active as you age can help maintain your independence.

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Healthy Eating

Tips for healthy eating, sample menus, eating plans, and more.

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Doctor-Patient Communication

Good communication among doctors, patients, and caregivers leads to better health outcomes.

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End of Life

End of life care can look different for each individual. Learn what to expect and how to help.

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A-Z Health Topics

Get information on health topics related to aging.

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