Chinese American older adults who reported a history of child abuse were twice as likely to experience domestic violence and elder abuse later on.
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More than 3.3 million patients each year return to the hospital within 90 days of discharge. Home health care may reduce the need for readmission.
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More than 70% of older adults in fair or poor health said their pet helps them cope with physical or emotional symptoms.
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New research compares how younger and older people make financial decisions when it's not their money on the line.
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"...home is recognized as the preferred, safest, and best place for individualized care of patients and families."
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DNA in the blood could tell scientists a person's "biological age," or whether their body functions as older or younger than their actual age.
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Being 80 but feeling 40 might prompt someone with cancer to undergo chemotherapy—or not. Age perception isn't the whole story.
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