Middle Adulthood Top StoriesSee All
Many women lose control of their bladder after pregnancy. This can not only be embarassing, but treatment can be expensive and the condition can seriously affect a woman's overall quality of life.
Epilepsy surgery has the potential to completely free a patient of any seizures. However, older patients are typically turned down because of the potential risks associated with age and co-occurring conditions.
People with chronic conditions often identify their medication by how it looks. However, the increased use of generic medication could make this identification method dangerous.
Gum disease is the leading cause of tooth loss in older adults, and tooth loss can affect a person's quality of life. It seems that some groups in the US may be experiencing gum disease more than others.
For both physical and mental reasons, many adults become less active as they age. But even a small amount of regular physical activity might help improve the body and mind.