Heath and Aging

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Menopause

Get an overview of issues related to menopause, including average age, common signs and symptoms, hormone therapy, ways to stay healthy. Frequently asked questions are included.

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Spanish Version
Keywords: Hormones, Menopausal Hormone Therapy, Menopause, Estrogen

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High Blood Pressure

Read about normal blood pressure and high blood pressure, or hypertension. Learn how lifestyle factors like more exercise and having less salt helps.

PDF (112.66 KB)
Spanish Version
Keywords: Cardiovascular, High Blood Pressure, Heart Conditions

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Menopause: Treatment for Symptoms: Tips from the National Institute on Aging

What is menopause? Use these tips to manage symptoms like night sweats and hot flashes, and learn more about using hormones to relieve perimenopause symptoms.

PDF (423.94 KB)
Keywords: Hormones, Menopausal Hormone Therapy, Menopause, Women's Health

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Can We Prevent Aging?

Find out the truth behind antioxidants, calorie restriction, hormones, and supplements. Discover ways to support healthy aging and prevent or delay the onset of age-related disease and decline.

PDF (325.28 KB)
Keywords: Longevity, Well-Being, Anti-Aging, Prevention, Resveratrol, Nutrition, Hormones, Testosterone, Estrogen

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Skin Care and Aging

Learn how your skin changes with age; fight wrinkles, liver spots, and dry skin; and use these tips to protect yourself from skin cancer.

PDF (129.84 KB)
Spanish Version
Keywords: Skin, Cancer, Prevention

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Sexuality in Later Life

Learn how to have a healthy, safe sex life as you age and about sexuality issues like erectile dysfunction, changes to your libido, and avoiding STDs.

PDF (104.72 KB)
Spanish Version
Keywords: Sexuality, Women's Health, Emotional Health, Men's Health

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Mourning the Death of a Spouse

Get help for your grief after the death of a spouse. Read how to help yourself cope with bereavement and how to get on with life without your partner.

PDF (96.59 KB)
Spanish Version
Keywords: Grief, Emotional Health, End of Life

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Urinary Incontinence

Read about urinary tract infection, prostatitis, BPH, medicine, and other incontinence causes. Get tips for Kegel exercises and bladder control.

PDF (134.84 KB)
Spanish Version
Keywords: Incontinence, Kidneys and Urinary System

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HIV, AIDS, and Older People

Read about HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) and AIDS in older people. Learn how people get AIDS, what are the symptoms, and if there is a cure.

PDF (119.05 KB)
Spanish Version
Keywords: AIDS and HIV, Prevention, Sexuality

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Heart Health

Read about changes to the heart and blood vessels that occur as people age. Learn how to know if you are having a heart attack and how to prevent heart disease through lifestyle changes.

PDF (117.46 KB)
Spanish Version
Keywords: Cardiovascular, Heart Conditions, Heart Attack, High Blood Pressure

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