Health Aging & Caregiving

Healthy Aging & Caregiving

Older Adults Face Extra Hazards in the Heat

Mobility, medical conditions and medications raise heatstroke risk
Older man drinks water
Alzheimer’s Disease

Study Reveals Prevalence of Alzheimer’s Across U.S.

First study to estimate what percentage of people have Alzheimer’s dementia by U.S. county
Alzheimer's levels by state
Healthy Aging & Caregiving

Models of Care for Caregivers

RUSH is paving the way for health systems across the country to help improve the health of caregivers and patients
Healthy Aging & Caregiving

Grant-supported Program Expands to Empower More Caregivers

Caregivers of older adults benefit from program’s innovative approach
Dr. Lowell with her family
Brain Health & Conditions

MIND Diet From RUSH Ranked Among Best for 2023

Brain-healthy diet recognized by U.S. News for sixth straight year
Brain-healthy food
Awards, Rankings and Recognitions

Twenty-Five Specialists at RUSH Named ‘Top Brain Doctors’

Chicago magazine celebrates physicians as best in 'matters of the gray matter'
Michael Chen, MD
Healthy Aging & Caregiving

RUSH Wins Grant to Spread Program for Caregivers

With funding from The John A. Hartford Foundation, Caring for Caregivers will reach other hospitals
Hands of a patient and loved one
Healthy Aging & Caregiving

Steady On: Stay Safe With Strategies to Prevent Falls

Learn ways to prevent the leading cause of injury for older adults in the U.S.
Healthy Aging & Caregiving

Treating Varicose Veins

Understanding this common, sometimes uncomfortable condition
Healthy Aging & Caregiving

5 Self-Care Tips for Caregivers

Learn how to care for yourself so you can better care for your loved ones
Older adult women with glasses and curly gray hair being embraced by a younger woman adult with curly brown hair.