Issues for Seniors
This section of the portal is for issues related to seniors and some of the things they should consider addressing. Included in this are discussions and topics including:
- Ageism or discrimination against the elderly.
- Elder abuse including some of the many types of abuse, the signs or symptoms to be aware of and what can be done if abuse is suspected.
- Identity theft precautions make sure you are aware of the many ways to take precautions to protect your personal information.
- Scams including forged home deeds, magazine scams, phone company cramming and calls from relatives for help - make sure you know some of creative ways theives will try to get your money.
- Computer user safety and usage tips.
- Sexual health and wellness for seniors - articles by or featuring Melanie Davis as well as Safer Sex 4 Seniors for very important information
Some of these issues are difficult to deal with, but that does not lessen the importance of at least considering the importance of addressing and understanding these issues.