Health Disparities Research Center

Elderly/Older Adults

CDC – Healthy Aging Topics: Provides health information on a variety of topics for older adults.
http://www.cdc.gov/aging/

Intercultural Cancer Council – Elderly & Cancer Fact Sheet: The ICC promotes policies, programs, partnerships, and research to eliminate the unequal burden of cancer among racial and ethnic minorities and medically underserved populations in the United States and its associated territories.
http://www.iccnetwork.org/cancerfacts/ElderlyFactSheetJan2011RevPost.pdf

MedlinePlus – Senior’s Health: http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/seniorshealth.html

New York Online Access to Health (NOAH) – Aging: NOAH provides access to high quality consumer health information in English and Spanish. http://www.noah-health.org/en/healthy/aging/

The Commonwealth Fund:

U.S. Department of Health & Human Service – For Older Adults:
http://www.healthfinder.gov/prevention/category.aspx?catId=12

 

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