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Alcoholism in the Elderly a Growing Problem by Anthony Cirillo Patient ExpertHealth Maven Elderly people with drinking problems consume significantly more alcohol than their younger.... The psychological effects of aging can play a major role in problem drinking among the elderly, according...
Elderly with Untreated Vision Problem More Likely to Develop Alzheimer’s by MedNews Patient Expert . “Visual problems can have serious consequences and are very common among the elderly... Services. ”Our results indicate that it is important for elderly individuals with visual problems to seek...
Elderly with Untreated Vision Problem More Likely to Develop Alzheimer's by MedNews Patient Expert in such activities. “Many elderly Americans do not have adequate health coverage for vision, and Medicare does not... that the elderly receive vision treatment only after a problem is severe enough to warrant a visit to the doctor...
Middle-aged and elderly men with urinary symptoms may not have a prostate problem by Dr. John B. Medical Doctor When men middle-aged or elderly men have some difficulty with urination, their doctor’s attention... out for here are a tendency to cramp, tight muscles and ‘restless legs’ (a problem which tends to be most obvious...
, they're more vulnerable to illness and mental health related problems. So if you're concerned about the general health or mental health of an elderly friend or relative, make sure they get all the help...
GRAY MATTERS: Health Care Reform Benefits for Elders by Ronni B. Patient Expert , no matter their current health problems. But in reviewing the bill and the analyses.... The final health reform law is much too long, more than 2,000 pages, mostly because of dozens of compromises...
Medication-related Problems: 5th-leading cause of death in elderly by Brian Wolstenholme Doctor of Pharmacy If medication-related problems were classified as an actual disease- they would rank as the 5th leading cause of death in this country. It is estimated that up to 50% of all medication-related problems...
Recognizing Depression in Seniors Sooner Can Avoid Health Problems by Anthony Cirillo Patient ExpertHealth Maven of prime factors for determining an elderly individuals risk for developing depression. The most apparent... effects of depression on other health conditions, they suggest. The report appears in the December issue...
Gay, Lesbian Elders' Health Threatened By Discrimination by My Elder Advocate Patient Expert to the health and well-being of gay and lesbian seniors and their families. This problem exists despite changes... to examine the role of health care and social services organizations towards gay and lesbian elders...
Future Health Care for the Elderly in Jeopardy by Brian Wolstenholme Doctor of Pharmacy is on the rise according to many experts that threatens to leave millions of elderly patients with health... States will have to triple the amount of health care professionals qualified to treat the elderly...

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