Elder Abuse

Elder Abuse blog

Learn about the signs and types of elder abuse, as well has how to report it According to the Department of Justice, 1 in every 10 adults over the age of 65 will experience elder abuse this year. The abuse can occur in many forms including neglect, financial, physical, emotional/psychological, sexual or social abuse. Although … Read more

Mental Health of Older Adults

Mental Health Blog

Learn about the signs and risk factors of mental health concerns among seniors Mental health is a global issue that impacts people of all ages, but older adults are at an increased risk of suffering from conditions such as anxiety, depression and cognitive impairment. In fact, the World Health Organization (WHO) found that over 20% … Read more

Fall Prevention

Fall Prevention

The risks of falling and how to prevent them Falls among older adults are common. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), one adult over the age of 65 falls every second of every day in the United States (U.S.) leading to a reported 36 million falls and resulting in over 32,000 … Read more

Adult Vaccinations

Adult Vaccinations

By Carolyn Dechaine, PA-C Many people think vaccines are only for children, but adults should get regularly vaccinated to protect themselves and loved ones from serious diseases. Below is a list of recommended vaccines that every adult should receive, along with information about each one. The Flu Shot: What is it, and why should I … Read more

Colon Cancer Screening

Dr. Douglas Eliason, Vice President of Clinical Affairs for P3 Health Partners Oregon, shares the importance of getting a colorectal screening. Let me start with an important fact: I am a guy.  Before I was a doctor, I was just a guy, with all the denial that can come with being a guy.  “I feel … Read more

Four Things to Know About a Comprehensive Medical Visit

Prevention is the best medicine: schedule your annual comprehensive visit today. You do not have to be sick to see your primary care provider. In fact, one of the easiest ways to stay healthy is to schedule a once-a-year annual comprehensive wellness visit. Through conversation, screenings and goal setting, your provider will help you take … Read more

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