As we age, our vision changes, but vision loss is not a normal part of aging. Many eye diseases have no symptoms. Regular exams are the best way to detect conditions that can impair your sight.
September is National Go4Life Month, a perfect time to amp up your physical activity. Need help getting started or changing it up? Here are some tips for finding a personal trainer plus other free or low-cost resources.
The 2015 White House Conference on Aging was July 13, with opportunities for anyone to participate in the conversation about how getting older is different than it used to be.
June is Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness Month, and one of its goals is to bring to those families caring for loved ones with this disease greater awareness of the predicaments and situations they will face.
The 2014 Oasis Annual Report features inspiring people who know that their work in the world counts— like Hoagy Carmichael, Laura Moreno, Ava Bush and El Douglas. By participating in our national programs, they demonstrate loud and clear that they want less focus on limitations and more on opportunities.
Annette Guisbond started a conversation back in 2008 that was so interesting that people keep coming back to Syracuse Oasis for more. “The State of the Union” series covers timely, informative topics, featuring local experts from the media, politics and scholars.
Dr. Nate Berger has been caregiver to his wife Nancy for 28 years and like many in his position, recognizes that he can’t do it alone. Thanks to a new Caregiver Support Group in the Washington Metro Oasis, he doesn't have to.
As the world celebrates the 10th World Elder Abuse Awareness Day on June 15th, it’s a great time to reflect on what we all can do to prevent financial exploitation.
Ava Bush helps others at Indianapolis Oasis realize that managing diabetes is just part of what they must do to be healthy. She’s learning strategies, too, thanks to a program that teaches self-management skills for people with the condition.