Each year influenza affects 9-60 million Americans, causes between 140,000-710,100 hospitalizations, and results in 12,000-56,000 deaths.
Every year millions of people get sick around the world, and too many die. A large majority of these illnesses and deaths could be prevented through a simple, basic, everyday task: handwashing.
4 Things Every Senior Needs to Know
Too many Americans die without receiving the type of care they want. It’s your life, shouldn’t it end with the way you want it to?
It kills roughly 795,000 Americans each year, and 75% of those deaths are seniors. If it doesn’t kill you, it can leave you debilitated.
Aside from heart disease and cancer, chronic lower respiratory disease is the leading cause of death for people ages 65 and older.
When it comes to aging, maintaining one's independence is one thing nobody wants to give up.
For many, fall is their favorite season.
In the United States alone, there are over 800,000 people who live in assisted living.