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What is osteoporosis and osteopenia? Learn about risk factors, treatment, and how vitamin D, calcium & more can help keep your bones strong.
PDF (237.33 KB) Spanish VersionKeywords: Bones and Joints, Osteoporosis, Falls, Medicines, Nutrition, Women's Health
Learn about elder abuse, including physical, emotional, and financial abuse. Identify signs of abuse, neglect, healthcare fraud, and how to get help.
PDF (104.6 KB) Spanish VersionKeywords: Elder Abuse, Caregiving, Abuse
Depression is not a normal part of aging, though many older adults feel depressed. Learn about the causes and signs of depression and how to fight it.
PDF (102.88 KB) Keywords: Depression, Prevention, Mental Health
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) Spanish VersionKeywords: 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) Spanish VersionKeywords: 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 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) Spanish VersionKeywords: Ear Nose Throat
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