Financial elder abuse statistics are not easy to pin down. It can also sometimes be hard to recognize that there is a problem.
Does dialysis lengthen life in older patients? The research is mixed.
More than one-third of older adults reported some form of verbal abuse from family members and paid helpers in a recent study.
Transportation options for seniors are not keeping pace with demand.
The Senate Special Committee on Aging has started a consumer hotline designed to help track scams targeting the elderly.
HBO begins a series about a dysfunctional geriatric rehab center.
Women who provide care are far less likely to be in the work force, a new study finds.
Families often do not understand what a "do not hospitalize" order means, a small study finds.