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Could you be constipated? Find out about possible causes—such as diet, exercise, and medications—and treatment for constipation.
PDF (103.63 KB) Spanish VersionKeywords: Constipation, Digestive System, Nutrition
Use these driving tips and stay a safe older driver. Learn how aging affects driving and know when it’s time to stop.
PDF (149.55 KB) Spanish VersionKeywords: Driving, Sensory Impairment, Safety, Eyes and Vision
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) Spanish VersionKeywords: Depression, Prevention, Mental Health
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
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
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
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
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 and buying medicine online.
PDF (124.18 KB) Spanish VersionKeywords: Medicines, Safety
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