Regaining an appreciation of prevention

Regaining an appreciation of prevention


Healthcare is mandated to reduce spending. The problem is that the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services and others are so blinded by the "reduce spending" element that we have lost our ability to appreciate prevention.

Housebound seniors are more likely to develop Alzheimer's, research finds

New research shows housebound seniors are twice as likely to develop Alzheimer's disease as more active individuals, which may provide indications and clues for prevention.