Few over 50 have tried telehealth and most see in-person care as better — but half would consider it for encounters with their primary providers.
Traditional Medicare spends much more on post-hospital care for people in their 60s than private insurance, but the additional spending doesn’t keep patients from ending up back in the hospital.
A new position statement issued by a global expert panel, and supported by the National Strength and Conditioning Association, highlights the importance of resistance training for older adults to empower healthy aging.
A new tool “scores” patients based on the impact of their multiple chronic conditions.
Technology can enrich the lives of those with low vision but a Michigan Medicine researcher says a policy change might address racial disparities in device use.
Despite widespread availability, the online resource goes unused by many older Americans. And adaptation varies by age, income and education level.