Educational Facts

Educational facts for seniors regarding health and quality of life, deaf & hard of hearing, children & young adults and individuals with autism.


Ten Common Health Issues for Seniors

  1. Chronic health conditions
  2. Cognitive health
  3. Mental health
  4. Physical injury
  5. HIV/AIDS and other sexually transmitted diseases
  6. Malnutrition
  7. Sensory impairments
  8. Oral health
  9. Substance abuse
  10. Bladder control and constipation

Source: Texas A&M

Five Ways to Improve Quality of Life for Seniors

  1. Treat depression
  2. Feel useful and needed
  3. Stay physically active
  4. Stay mentally active
  5. Stay connected with family, friends, and community

Source: Daily Caring