You may have seen stories in the press about diseases you might have thought had been eradicated, such as the bubonic plague, tuberculosis, and measles. If you find this worrying, you're not the only one. Sometimes these diseases reemerge due to people refusing to be vaccinated, and others mutate to become stronger and untreatable by previously effective medication. Tuberculosis Before the...
Are cities in the US meeting the needs of their aging residents? Many US states and cities are urgently improving their offerings for senior citizens. To support their aging populations, cities need to provide sound healthcare, affordable housing and good quality of life. Based on these three qualities, we’ve identified the top US cities for retired residents. New York, New...
Just as with human beings, a dog's requirements will be different when they are older compared to when they were young. Dogs' bodies slow down just as ours do: they won't have the same energy, will need more sleep and probably a different diet. The age at which a dog is regarded as a senior is different for different...