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Want to choose a new doctor? Learn about types of medical doctors, read questions to ask friends or family, and get advice for the first appointment.
PDF (138.17 KB) Keywords: Health Care, Physicians, Medicare, Doctor-Patient Communication
Do you have a fear of falling? Find tips on fall prevention, how to avoid tripping and slipping, and ways to lower your chances of getting a fracture.
PDF (186.07 KB) Spanish VersionKeywords: Falls, Balance Problems, Safety, Osteoporosis, Bones and Joints
Get tips for finding reliable medical and health facts on the Web, from places like NIH. Learn what to ask about online healthcare or medicine info.
PDF (122.43 KB) Spanish VersionKeywords: Internet, Web, Health Information
Learn how to take prescription and over-the-counter medications safely. Get tips on what to ask your doctor or pharmacist about buying medicines online.
PDF (116.9 KB) Keywords: Medicines, Safety
Learn about nursing home (“SNF”) health care, whether for Alzheimer’s/dementia or after a hospital stay for orthopedic (hip/knee) or other surgery.
PDF (250.12 KB) Spanish VersionKeywords: Long-Term Care, Nursing Homes
Learn how to manage chronic, acute, and breakthrough pain with exercise, complementary and alternative medicine, or help from a pain specialist.
PDF (130.31 KB) Spanish VersionKeywords: Pain, Complementary and Alternative Medicine, Medicines
Learn about the types of hearing loss common in older people, devices that can help you hear better, and tips to help people cope with hearing loss.
PDF (109.5 KB) Keywords: Ear Nose Throat
Stop smoking now to lower your risk of pneumonia, bronchitis, cancer, heart attack, stroke, influenza, and emphysema. Get tips to quit and feel better!
PDF (111.72 KB) Spanish VersionKeywords: Smoking, Lungs and Breathing, Cancer
Read about dangerous health scams, like fountain of youth and anti-aging promises, special diets, miracle cures or drugs, and other unproven products.
PDF (109.77 KB) Keywords: Safety, Elder Abuse, Fraud
Read about shots for shingles, pneumonia, flu (influenza), tetanus, diphtheria, MMR, and other diseases. Learn how these vaccines can keep you well.
PDF (88.64 KB) Keywords: Shots, Immunizations, Prevention