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Consumer Health Information

Health Resources for the Public

Aging

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Administration on Aging

The US Department of health and Human Services and the Administration for Community Living provides this source that connects consumers with numerous resources for and to help the aging population.

https://acl.gov/about-acl/administration-aging

Alzheimer's Association

A good source of information on Alzheimer's and Dementia, research, resources, signs and support.

https://www.alz.org

American Geriatrics Society

This not-for-profit society is made up of aging and geriatrics healthcare professionals from numerous fields of expertise.

https://www.americangeriatrics.org/

American Stroke Association

Resources for before and after a stroke.  Think FAST: Face drooping, Arm weakness, Slurred speech, Time to call 911.

https://www.stroke.org/en

Healthfinder.gov

A site available through the Federal Government with information on health and wellness as well as links to resources.

https://healthfinder.gov/HealthTopics/Population/older-adults

Medicare.gov

A site on what Medicare is, what it covers, various supplemental plan information, and where to find health professionals.

https://www.medicare.gov/

National Institute on Aging

A resource form the US Department of Health and Human Services that provides health information, research and funding material, and news pertinent to Aging and Health.

https://www.nia.nih.gov/

National Institute on Aging - Cognitive Health

A resource with information on cognitive health, memory, and overall brain health from the National Institute on Aging.

https://www.nia.nih.gov/health/cognitive-health

US Department of Health & Human Services

Helpful information and resources on benefits, Medicare & Medicaid,  Social Security, health, elder justice and rights, retirement planning, and more.

https://www.hhs.gov/aging/index.html