Health & Wellness
The York County Area Agency on Aging, in conjunction with the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture, is again offering the Senior Farmers Market Nutrition Program to eligible York County seniors.
More than 500 seniors from across York County are expected to come together in late June for the 18th annual York County Senior Games.
The York County Area Agency on Aging will host free fall-risk management classes for York County residents age 60 and older this spring.
- Written by Dr. Leisa Lyles-DeLeon Dr. Leisa Lyles-DeLeon
Tinnitus refers to the perception of sound when no external sounds are actually present.
- Written by Rochelle A. Shenk Rochelle A. Shenk
Thinking about potential medical issues and end-of-life care can be a bit daunting, but it’s important. There are legal documents, such as an advance healthcare directive, in which one can specify one’s preferences.
- Written by Jim Miller Jim Miller
Dear Savvy Senior,
Can you recommend some basic, simplified cellphones for seniors with hearing loss? My 82-year-old father needs to get a new cellphone for occasional calls or emergencies, but he needs something that’s easy to use and one that he can hear on.
- Written by Suzy Cohen Suzy Cohen
Suffering from sleep problems? One strategy that I think is helpful is to use a weighted blanket. This is an easy, completely natural way to improve your mood, lower stress levels, and fall asleep faster.