|AAOS On-Line Service|
American academy of orthopaedic surgeons. public information area includes material about arthritis , osteoporosis , scoliosis , total joint replacement and the prevention of back pain and broken hips.
|AARP Research Center - Health and Long-Term Care|
Information , research results and policy insights about access to health care and long-term care; financing care , benefits and services; medicare , medicaid and private insurance; managed care and consumer protection; advance directives and ethical issues;
|Action for Healthy Aging and Elderly Care|
The novartis foundation for gerontological research. areas of interest to physicians and researchers , other healthcare professionals , and patients. weekly news updates from reuter's health information. patient area topics include impaired mobility and nut
Health and drug information specific to seniors including online senior drugs reviews of commonly prescribed drugs for the elderly.
|Aging Issues Message Board|
Forum on the process and affects of aging.
|Aging-PA: Aging Information for PA|
Aging information for pennsylvania with links to long term care , educational programs , senior health sites , and other important issues.
|Avoiding Slips, Trips and Broken Hips|
Supports the ongoing uk department of trade and industry campaign on falls prevention aimed at older people in the home.
Provides families and health professionals with details of the care options available in the usa , as well as offering support , needs assessment , and product sales.
Provides information , support , links and book recommendations to the elderly , their caregivers , and the bereaved.
|Healthy Aging Campaign|
National , ongoing , health promotion designed to broaden awareness of the positive aspects of aging and to provide inspiration to adults , ages 50 plus , to improve their physical , mental , social and financial health.
|Helpguide: Lifelong Wellness|
Describes the aging process , discusses myths , statistics , and problems , and suggests ways of maintaining health into old age.
Provides research-based information on a wide range of age-related diseases , conditions , issues , features , and news.
|International Year of Older Persons 1999 U. N. |
'towards a society for all ages. ' united nations/division for social policy and development.
Information and resources on medical conditions related to aging , health insurance , medicare , and nursing homes for the health care professional , consumer and caregiver.
|Keiser Institute on Aging|
Information on the enhancement of older adult wellness by changing the perceptions of aging and improving the quality of life.