Elder Care

Taking too many medications at once can be counterproductive (and even dangerous)

January 13, 2017
How ‘polypharmacy’ can lead to drug interactions that may cancel out the beneficial effects, or worse

Revolutionary senior care center breaks ground along Texas A&M Biocorridor

March 3, 2016
MatureWell Lifestyle Center is a collaboration between CHI St. Joseph Health and Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine

Mother inspires research that revolutionizes the care of seniors

September 1, 2015

Marcia Ory, Ph.D. has revolutionized the care of seniors through applied prevention research beginning at the National Institute on Aging where she directed the Social Science Research on Aging program, to her current position as distinguished professor and associate dean of research at the Texas A&M School of Public Health.

Geriatrics is shaping the future of dental education

September 10, 2013

Access to geriatric dental care is becoming an increasingly important issue, especially since many older Americans are keeping more of their natural teeth.