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In addition to the providing exceptional care for older adults, the Centre for Aging and Wellness strives to provide our patients with the latest news and medical breakthroughs related to geriatric medicine. Here you can find news articles and helpful videos on a variety of topics ranging from the latest treatment for Alzheimer’s to tips on how to handle dizziness and cataracts. While many conditions we face as we grow older can be unsettling, knowing how to maintain a healthy lifestyle and possibly prevent many of the diseases treated at our practice is valuable no matter what stage of life you’re in.

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Evaluation of Suspected Dementia

Florida Hospital Medical Group physicians, Nathan Falk, MD, and Ariel Cole, MD, discuss the evaluation of suspected dementia, including diagnostic criteria, brief screening tests suitable for use during primary care office visits, and diagnostic testing. Click here to read the article.

Healthy Bones Recap – Nutrition and Bone Health

Attendees learned about Nutrition and Bone Health and which foods are essential in Calcium and Vitamin D.

Upcoming Central Florida Healthy Bones Events

Get educated – Stay strong!
Central Florida Healthy Bones is a National Osteoporosis Foundation-affiliated Education & Support Group presenting a series of educational programs about bone health. Come meet skilled and knowledgeable medical professionals, have your questions answered, and receive free health and wellness information.

Healthy Bones Recap – Nutrition and Bone Health

Attendees learned about spinal fractures and how to treat them surgically and back pain relief. They were able to see the instruments first hand.

Healthy Bones Recap – DXA Bone Density Scan

Attendees learned how DXA bone density scan works how it can promote a healthy lifestyle.

Healthy Bones Recap – Bone Strength

Attendees learned about how to strengthen their bones, and why it’s important to overall health.There was a big emphasis on posture, and even a few activities that attendees learned how to do at home.

Central Florida Healthy Bones Series

The National Osteoporosis Foundation Education & Support Group of Central Florida will be presenting a series of educational programs about Osteoporosis. Get educated – Stay strong! Call (407) 303-1700 to register for our upcoming, free osteoporosis seminar series. All talks are held at Crosby YMCA. All are welcome, and a light lunch will be served at each talk. Read more for dates, times and topics...

Stellar Senior Care Ranks 27th in US

Centre for Aging and Wellness is proud to be a part of the premier geriatric care team at Florida Hospital that recently ranked 27th in the country and is the only ranked program in Florida. Read more about this illustrious designation here.

How to Reduce the Burden of the Healthcare System

Dr. John Fleming of the Centre for Aging and Wellness joins Serena Fisher on this episode of Active Lifestyles magazine. Together they discuss what patients seeking geriatric care can do to simplify their healthcare experience.

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