Senior Health Center

There are almost 600 million people aged 60 and above. By 2050, this number is expected to triple. Get tips on healthy eating, planning and preparing your meals, maintaining healthy lifestyle and fitness - all of which affects senior health. Senior health is also known as Geriatric care management or elder care management. It usually addresses the needs of people over the age of 65 years.

The objective of this specialty is to take care of the physical and mental needs in both short and long term. It is important to maintain the independence of the elderly for as long as possible to help improve their quality of life. The growing longevity of our population would also mean taking care of the growing number of people suffering from Alzheimer's disease and dementia in this population group.
Email bookmark
Font : A-A+

Medical Conditions

View All >>

Symptom Evaluation

View All >>

Diagnosis

View All >>

Medical Treatment

View All >>

Surgical Procedures

View All >>

Lifestyle and Wellness

View All >>

Diet and Nutrition

View All >>

Test Your Knowledge

View All >>

Health Calculators

View All >>

Health Insurance

View All >>

Multimedia

Angioplasty
Angioplasty
Arteries supplying the heart is sometimes blocked by plaque leading to heart attack.Angioplasty is ...
Atrial Septal Defect
Atrial Septal Defect
Animation and slides of ‘Atrial septal defect (ASD)’ illustrating the dynamics and treatment of the ...
Blood Pressure
Blood Pressure
Animation to understand what is blood pressure and how to measure systolic and diastolic readings ...
Brain Death
Brain Death
Interactive section of Medindia helps us in better understanding of Brain ...
Exercise during Pregnancy
Exercise during Pregnancy
Looking for exercises during pregnancy? Use this slideshow as guide to 10 easy and uncomplicated ...
Anti-ageing Foods
Anti-ageing Foods
The answer to lasting youth lies in the food that we consume in our daily diet. Let's take a look ...
Caring for Alzheimers disease patients
Caring for Alzheimers disease patients
Alzheimer's disease is a complex brain disorder that triggers the most common form of dementia. The ...
Foods that Can Save Your Heart
Foods that Can Save Your Heart
Do you enjoy a glass of wine with your meal? If so it's good news for your ...
Beat Obesity with Exercise
Beat Obesity with Exercise
Obesity is a condition in which a person has excess of body fat. A realistic goal for adults is to ...
Cancer Awareness – Part1
Cancer Awareness – Part1
Cancer is a deadly disease and there are hundreds of known cancers. The disease can be fatal if not ...
Cancer Awareness – Part2
Cancer Awareness – Part2
Cancer is a deadly disease and there are hundreds of known cancers. The disease can be fatal if not ...
Forgotten Stent
Forgotten Stent
Video shows encrusted stent in the bladder and complications from infections. ...
View All >>

Medindia In-depth Special Reports

View All >>

News

View All >>

Drug Information

Medindia Newsletters

Subscribe to our Free Newsletters!

Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policy.

Find a Doctor

Stay Connected

  • Available on the Android Market
  • Available on the App Store

Facebook