Elder care - resourcesResources - elder care
The following organizations are good resources for information on aging and elder care:
- Administration on Aging -- www.aoa.gov
- Eldercare Locator -- www.eldercare.gov
- National Institute on Aging -- www.nia.nih.gov
- American Geriatrics Society's Health in Aging Foundation -- www.healthinaging.org/resources/resource:eldercare-at-home-choosing-a-nursing-home/
Aged nervous tissue - illustration
Aged nervous tissue is less able to rapidly communicate with other neural tissues.
Aged nervous tissue
Review Date: 11/12/2016
Reviewed By: Jennifer K. Mannheim, ARNP, Medical Staff, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health, Seattle Children's Hospital, Seattle, WA. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, Brenda Conaway, Editorial Director, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.