Health & Wellness
Good news for females: Your brains age more slowly than males’.
One in six people will experience serious depression during their lifetime, and knowing what to say and how to act around them can help them cope with the condition better.
- Written by Megan Joyce Megan Joyce
Lebanon County athletes over age 50 are encouraged to sign up for the 34th annual Lebanon County Senior Games, to be held May 13–17 at various area locations.
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.
- 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 Dr. Leisa Lyles-DeLeon Dr. Leisa Lyles-DeLeon
Tinnitus refers to the perception of sound when no external sounds are actually present.
- 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.