baby boomers health problems

Top 7 Health Problems of Baby Boomers

Here are the top 7 health problems of baby boomers and some steps you can take to prevent the onset of these debilitating conditions.

 
With more than 70 million people about to reach retirement age, the healthcare industry is gearing up to meet the challenges that increased medical care demands will bring. The good news is that you can prevent several common age-related diseases by making some simple and sensible lifestyle changes.

Here are the top 7 health problems of baby boomers, and some steps you can take to prevent the onset of these conditions.

Osteoporosis

Osteoporosis is the …

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Pay Attention to Your Health When You Travel

Accidents involving cars, buses, motorcycles, and other motor vehicles, as well as pedestrians are more common during travel that you might think.

You can reduce your chances of getting sick or injured while traveling by following these recommendations:

Use sunscreen with both UVA and UVB protection.

* Prevent mosquito and other bug bites.
– Use insect repellent (with DEET or picaridin) on uncovered skin when outdoors, especially during the day.
– Repellents that have 30% – 50% DEET (N,N-diethyl-m-toluamide) are recommended for adults. If the repellent has less than 25% DEET, it may not protect you as long, so …

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