As a person ages, there are common health concerns. SDSU Extension compiled these resources to provide more information about common health concerns among people of an advanced age. If you are unable to find information here you need, please visit with your healthcare provider or Leacey Brown (SDSU Extension Gerontology Field Specialist) for more information.
- The Five Most Common Forms of Arthritis
- Rheumatoid Arthritis
- What is Osteoarthritis?
- What is Gout?
- What is Lupus?
- Chronic Bronchitis
- What You Need To Know About Asthma
- Asthma Facts
- Pneumonia: What do I need to know?
- Sleep Apnea
- Air Quality Index: A Guide to Air Quality and Your Health
- Depression in Older Adults: Fact Sheet
- Depression in Later Life: A Guide for The Older Person and Their Families
- AgePage: Diabetes In Older People, A Disease You Can Manage
- Snapshot of Diabetes
- Diabetes in American Indians and Alaskan Natives: Facts At-A-Glance
- Diabetes Statistical Fact Sheet
- American Diabetes Association
- AgePage: Aging and Your Eyes
- Facts about Cataracts
- Understanding and Living with Glaucoma
- Age Related Macular Degeneration
- Falls and Vision Loss
- Healthy Aging and Serious Eye Diseases
- AgePage: High Blood Pressure
- Know the Facts About Heart Disease
- What are Heart Disease and Stroke?
- In Brief: Your Guide to Living With Heart Disease
- At-A-Glance: Coronary Heart Disease
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