Date: September 14th, 2016
http://agingresearch.org/backend/files/CustomPage/665/AAR%20Medicare%20Wellness%20Visits_Electronic.pdfAdult vaccination rates in the U.S. are dangerously low, falling far short of national targets, despite the devastating effects vaccine-preventable diseases can have on older adults. The tools and educational materials in this workshop kit address the importance of vaccination later in life, and encourage older adults to protect themselves from these potentially deadly diseases.
Date: July 27th, 2016
The Alliance for Aging Research has created a group of free resources to help educate older adults about how vaccines serve as an important step in protecting their health.
Date: June 6th, 2016
Sepsis is a life-threatening medical condition caused by an infection. Anyone can get sepsis, but older adults face an increased risk. The key to fighting sepsis is recognizing it early and treating it quickly.