Geriatrics

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

Giving Shingles the Short Shrift: New vaccine could make shingles just a bad memory.

People over 65 are much more likely to contract shingles, but it can occur at any time of life in someone who has had varicella.

/ April 24, 2018