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Senior Health

Learn about senior health

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As we age, we have special health concerns. They can range from memory loss and broken hips to exercising safely. Our topics can help you learn how to lower the risk of falling in your home or how to choose a nursing home. You can learn about the physical changes caused by aging. There is plenty of information to help you stay healthy as you get older.

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Last Revised: March 4, 2013

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Decision Points

Our interactive Decision Points guide you through making key health decisions by combining medical information with your personal information.

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