If so, I hope the geriatrics health information you find here will help.
People often think that geriatrics means healthcare just for people who are very old, or in nursing homes. But in fact, geriatrics means healthcare adapted to better meet the needs of older adults. (For more about who needs geriatrics, click here.)
On this site, you’ll find practical information about problems such as falls, medication risks, memory problems, and declines in independence. You’ll also find tips on how to maximize independence, wellbeing, and quality of life. By learning about how geriatricians evaluate and approach late-life health challenges, you’ll be better able to help your older loved ones get good care from their doctors. Read more