Senior Health and Fitness Resources

Department of Health and Human ServicesSenior Health
This site is a great resource that can point you in the right direction for many senior health issues.  It will direct you to information about diseases, Medicare and Medicaid, exercise, medications, as well as interesting senior health statistics.

WebMDHealth and Medical Topics
This site has lots of information on nearly every health issue under the sun.  Just type in what you want to learn about in the search space.

HealthfinderHealth and Wellness
A division of the Department of Health and Human Services, this site has handy tool that allows you to search hundreds of health and wellness topics that are alphabetized.  Go to the section in the upper left that says “Wellness and Prevention” and click on the letter pertaining to your topic of interest.

Senior JournalSenior Health and Medicine
One of the best sites on the net for senior citizens, Senior Journal has articles on senior health, aging, fitness, nutrition, politics, leisure, and finance added on a daily basis.

Administration on AgingElders and Families
This government site provides useful articles and links on many aspects of senior health and wellness.  It is a great resource for senior housing, elder rights, nutrition, volunteer opportunities, and more.

Mayo Clinic
Information on diseases and conditions, tests and procedures, healthy aging, education and more.

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Comprehensive Geriatric Care

Accessible, individualized primary medical and palliative care in the homes of homebound elderly

www.comprehensivegeriatriccare.org

Upper Westside Chiropractic, www.chiropractorupperwestside.com, specializing in the treatment of back, neck, and all other joint and posture issues, for all ages, with particular attention to the needs of the aging population.  212-496-1630.

Manhattan Home Podiatric

Dr. Edgard Nau, Medical podiatrist in New York City who has been of service to the home bound since 1994. He is gentle, compassionate, and thorough. House calls only.
Diabetic & primary foot care. Wound healing. Fall prevention.

www.manhattanhomepodiatric.com

Make the Right Choice: Helping seniors select the best Medicare and Social Security options

www.harriethoffman.com

Linda Turner is a Licensed Art Therapist/Psychotherapist who works with adults, adolescents and children in private practice

www.arttherapyny.com

Eddy & Schein In-Home Administrators for Seniors ®
Providing management and coordination of personal, financial, legal, and health insurance matters.

www.eddyandschein.com

Shane Diet & Fitness Resorts are award winning adult weight loss camps that help guests achieve long term healthy lifestyles through fitness, nutritional and behavioral counseling, and ongoing support.

www.shanedietresorts.com

Member since 1982

Member since 1992