Elder care - resourcesResources - elder care
The following organizations are good resources for information on aging and elder care:
- US Department of Health & Human Services -- www.hhs.gov/aging/long-term-care/index.html
- Eldercare locator -- eldercare.acl.gov/Public/Resources/Index.aspx
- National Institute on Aging -- www.nia.nih.gov
- American Geriatrics Society, HealthinAging.org -- www.healthinaging.org/age-friendly-healthcare-you/care-settings
Aged nervous tissue - illustration
Aged nervous tissue is less able to rapidly communicate with other neural tissues.
Aged nervous tissue
Review Date: 3/16/2021
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.