Senior Caregiving

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Senior Caregiving

Efforts to combat antibiotic-resistant bacteria have uncovered hundreds of germs carrying unusual genes that could lead to a "nightmare" superbug, U.S. health officials reported Tuesday.

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Senior Caregiving

With aging often comes worry about falls and the bone fractures they cause. Now, a panel of U.S. experts has new advice on what helps and what doesn't when it comes to staying upright.

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Senior Caregiving

Sharp increases in Alzheimer's disease cases, deaths and costs are stressing the U.S. health care system and caregivers, a new report reveals.

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Senior Caregiving

Falls by older Americans have devastating medical and economic consequences, reaching $50 billion a year, a new study finds.

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Senior Caregiving

A heart pump for someone with heart failure may come with a tradeoff: benefits for the patient, but more stress for the caregiver.

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Senior Caregiving

As the number of Americans living with Alzheimer's disease continues to rise, the role of caregivers has become increasingly important, a dementia expert notes.

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