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Seniors' Health

As we get older, our bodies and minds change. As Americans are living longer than ever before, and more seniors are leading active lives, it becomes even more important to stay healthy.

Support Groups & Forums

These sites allow patients to discuss their experiences with illnesses, treatments, and other health matters. Any information or opinions posted are those of the forum users themselves and are not a substitute for professional medical advice.

Mobile Apps & Tools

Mobile apps and tools can provide you with easy-to-use information and resources that can serve as one part of your overall strategy to become and stay healthy.

AlzNav is a monitoring and navigational application designed for older adults and persons in the initial stages of dementia. Free. Android.

GreyMatters aims to improve quality of life for people with dementia. Features include a memory book, music, and games. Free. iOS (iPad only).

Senior Care Manager lets multiple caregivers manage tasks, medication, and health information across devices. Free. iOS.

Unfrazzle lets caregivers track and manage tasks, notes, and events across devices. Free. iOS and Android.

Resources selected by Kellie Walters NC TraCS Institute University of North Carolina.

Last reviewed: February 14, 2017

February 15, 2017 - 11:37am