Dec 16th, 2019
Chronic kidney disease is more common in older adults and can be caused by high blood pressure, diabetes, or medications. A nephrologist is a doctor who looks after persons with kidney disease and is also responsible for caring for those on dialysis. Dialysis can be a bridge to kidney transplant and even older adults can undergo transplant as a way to cure their chronic kidney disease.
Oct 23rd, 2019
Holiday time can present a challenge when you have a family member living with dementia. Here a re a few tips.
Jan 14th, 2020
As we age, many of our core beliefs about sleep and rest are simply not true and can be harmful.
Jan 7th, 2020
Geriatricians are specialists in the care of older adults, but they see people of various ages who need a comprehensive review.