Recent studies estimate that 39.6% of Americans 65 years of age or older are victims of financial abuse.
Vision impairment can be one of the first signs of dementia, which is predicted to affect more than 130 million people worldwide by 2050.
Taking a dietary supplement or two (or five) every day isn’t exactly uncommon. About 70 percent of adults age 60 and older reported taking at least one supplement in the last month — be it a multivitamin or a chocolate-flavored calcium chew. About 30 percent took at least four, research shows.