Staying Healthy & Active Featured Links

Aging Services in Michigan The Michigan Office of Services to the Aging is your state resource for information on aging in Michigan.
Area Agencies on Aging Association of Michigan Find information about an Area Agency on Aging in your area.
Dietary Guidelines U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: authoritative advice for people two years and older about how good dietary habits can promote health and reduce risk for major chronic diseases.
Dietary Supplements U.S. Department of Health and Human Services - FDA: tips including potential risks to older consumers, how to spot false claims, and points to consider before you buy dietary supplements.
Driving and Older Adults Questions to help you assess if physical changes have affected your driving skills.
Emergency Preparedness U.S. Department of Homeland Security - FEMA: tools to evaluate your own personal needs and develop an emergency plan.
Environmental Health of Older Adults U.S. Environmental Protection Agency: information about the EPAs efforts to protect the environmental health of older persons.
Exercise for Older Adults U.S. National Institutes of Health: exercise and Physical Activity guide with tips on how to fit exercise to your lifestyle, interests, health and budget.
FDA Consumer News U.S. Department of Health and Human Services - FDA: access consumer information in general or by specific audience.
Flu Vaccine Key facts about seasonal flu vaccine.
Food Safety for Seniors Information about raw foods that can cause illness in seniors.
Nutrition and Aging U.S. National Institutes of Health: tips for healthy eating for seniors.
Senior Centers in Michigan Michigan Association of Senior Centers member directory.
Statistics on the Well-Being of Older Americans 38 key indicators of the lives of older Americans and their families divided into five subject areas: population, economics, health status, health risks and behaviors, and health care.

 

 
Click to enlarge text size:   

Senior Events Calendar

Whom should I talk to before buying home medical equipment?

Check the company's reputation with your health care specialist and call the Attorney General's Consumer Protection Division at 1-877-765-8388.

Related Information