Online Information Center

Healthy Aging Websites

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

Description:

Consumer and patient resources; information on health conditions, healthy living, navigating the health care system


Aging & Health A to Z

Source: American Geriatrics Society

Description:

Offers up-to-date information for consumers on health and aging.


Aging.gov

Source: U.S. Deaprtment of Health & Human Services

Description:

New portal to help older adults find information about healthy lifestyles, planning for retirement, and knowing the options for health care and long-term care.


Go4Life

Source: National Institute on Aging

Description:

Nationwide program to promote physical activity for older adults. Includes many online resources to help seniors get more exercise.


Health Information for Older Adults

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Description:

Health-related behaviors, chronic diseases, Medicare and other topics related to health aging and eldercare.


Healthfinder.Gov

Source: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Description:

Guide to reliable health information, sponsored by the Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion


InfoAging - Resource on the Science of Aging

Source: American Federation for Aging Research

Description:

Information and updates on a wide range of health and aging topics


Mayo Clinic Senior Health Center

Source: Mayo Clinic

Description:

Healthy aging information and resources and updates about diseases and conditions that affect older adults.


Medline Plus

Source: U.S. National Library of Medicine

Description:

Information about 750 health topics, drugs and supplements, medical encyclopedia and medical updates. Some multilingual resources.


National Institutes of Health

Description:

Portal site with links to many government healthcare sites


NIH Senior Health

Source: National Institutes of Health

Description:

Information from the National Institute on Aging. Site includes factsheets and tutorials


Senior Health Videos

Source: National Institute on Aging

Description:

Extensive collection of videos on healthy aging topics.