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National Institute On Aging (NIA)

Information and Support - Senior Health

31 Center Dr, MSC 2292, Building 31, Room 5C27, Bethesda, MD, 20892-0001

Distance: 391 Miles

(800) 438-4380

Website

https://www.nia.nih.gov/health

Service Details

Description

Learn more about a specific topic and how to connect to additional services.


Additional Information

Provides information of interest to older adults and includes features that are easy to use, such as large-print materials
Health topics include:
* Aging in Place
* Cognitive health
* Depression
* Healthy aging
* High blood pressure
* Memory loss
* Talking with your doctor
* Vitamins
* Women's health
* Exercise
- Go4Life shares exercise and physical fitness information for older adults
The information is based on research about healthy aging from the National Institute on Aging (NIA), part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH).


The Alzheimer's and related Dementias Education and Referral Center is a government resource for up-to-date information about Alzheimer's Disease and other dementias


The website and phone line share information about:
* Alzheimer's Basics
* Other Dementias
* Causes
* Symptoms
* Diagnosis
* Treatment
* Research and Clinical Trials
* Information for Caregivers and Healthcare Professionals
* Alzheimer's Caregiving


Features

  • Client Conveniences
    • Assistance with community resources 
  • Payment
    • Free / no cost to everyone 
  • Specialization
    • Family 
    • Older adults 
    • Older adults with disabilities 

Application Instructions

National Institute on Aging Information Center: call for information at (800) 222-2225, or email niaic@nia.nih.gov


Alzheimer's Disease and related Dementias Education and Referral Center: call for information at (800) 438-4380, or email adear@nia.nih.gov


Area Served

Nationwide


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Alzheimer's Disease Education and Referral Center (800) 438-4380
Toll Free (800) 222-2225

Last Update

4/2/2020

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