Geriatrician

A geriatrician is a medical doctor who is specially trained to meet the unique health care needs of older adults. Illnesses, diseases, and medications may affect older people differently than younger adults and older patients often have multiple health problems and take multiple medications.RelevancePrimary care for older adults who have the most complicated medical and social problems.Also see the C2it Care Directory under Resources.

Over the Counter Medications for Constipation

The Big No Go

Constipation in older adults is common and affects quality of life. When severe, it can be life threatening. This article reviews the latest treatments and thoughts about prevention.

/ May 1, 2019

Hip Fractures, an Age-Old, Old Age Misery

In the U.S, there are 300,000 hip fractures a year in people 65 and older, and that number is going up.

/ January 15, 2019