Nursing Homes, Assisted Living Centers Will Be Among First To Get COVID VaccinesRoughly 3 million Americans living in long-term care facilities have carried a disproportionate burden in the COVID-19 pandemic.
Plugged In To DFW: Aging In AmericaMore than 10,000 people turn 65 every day in the United States. In fact, the senior population is expected to double by the year 2050.
Pfizer Reorganizes To Handle Aging Consumers And PatentsPfizer, facing an aging population and shifting risks from the loss of patents, is reshaping the company into three businesses.
The Rising Cost Of Insulin: "Horror Stories Every Day"After years of rising prices, insulin costs in the U.S. are creating painful choices for some diabetics and their families.
Handymen & Home Care Helps Seniors Trying To Age In PlaceResearchers said that an innovative program combining visits from occupational therapists and nurses with home fix-ups improved the ability for seniors to care for themselves in their homes.
Gov't Report: Feds Spend Billions To Run Old TechnologyThe nonpartisan Government Accountability Office says the increasing cost of maintaining museum-ready equipment drains money that could go for modernization.
Laura Bush Speaks At North Texas Aging Conference Former first lady Laura Bush said Tuesday that she and former President George W. Bush have drawn inspiration on aging gracefully from their parents. Bush spoke at a Dallas conference for the National Association of Area Agencies on Aging.
How To Tell Signs Of Dementia From Normal Aging New studies suggest that noticing you are having memory or thinking problems could be the earliest sign of Alzheimer's disease. The Alzheimer's Association lists these 10 warning signs, plus advice on how to tell them from normal age-related changes.
Red Wine Component Provides Anti-Aging BenefitsAfter some debate, Harvard Medical School researchers are saying they have confirmed that compound resveratrol that's found in red wine does provide anti-aging benefits.
Viral Video: The Science Of AgingWhile many people worry about how to slow the signs of aging, this video looks at an equally important question: why do we age?
How Real Women Deal With The Real Signs Of AgingWe all know wrinkles are a regular part of aging, but there are some physical changes Mama never warned us about. CBS 11 News asked seven North Texas women to fess us about their aging challenges.
Clock Ticking With New Plan To Fight Alzheimer'sThe clock is ticking: The first National Alzheimer's Plan sets a deadline of 2025 to finally find effective ways to treat, or at least stall, the mind-destroying disease.
Millions Now Manage Aging Parents' Care From AfarAs lifespans lengthen and the number of seniors rapidly grows, more Americans find themselves in the perilous position of struggling to care for an ailing loved one from hundreds or thousands of miles away.
Grandparents Playing A Bigger Role In Child-RearingLess frail and more involved, today's grandparents are shunning retirement homes and stepping in more than ever to raise grandchildren while young adults struggle in the poor economy.
Baby Boomers Will Be Spending Billions To Counter AgingBaby boomers heading into retirement age are providing a 70 million-member strong market for companies, entrepreneurs and cosmetic surgeons eager to capitalize on their "forever young" mindset.