Long life often involves challenges to health. As we age, we become more vulnerable to degenerative conditions that can affect almost any part of the body. In some cases we can reduce the risk of getting the condition in the first place; in other cases if the condition is promptly and properly treated, we can enjoy many more years of health. Many of the following conditions can occur at any age, but are more often found in older adults.
If you don’t see a condition you’re looking for, visit the Health Concerns index
Age-Related Cognitive Decline
Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Cancer Prevention and Diet
Surgery (Health Before and After)