Dr. Susan Molchan

Delirium common for older adults in hospital

According to the American Delirium Society, seven million hospitalized adults experience delirium each year.  They become confused and disoriented. And, according to the National Institute on Aging...

Can Parkinson’s disease be treated?

Parkinson’s disease is a type of movement disorder affecting about 1 million people who are typically 60 and older. Parkinson’s causes people to have difficulty keeping their bodies...

Change your diet, improve your health

The USDA Scientific Report of the 2015 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee explains that about half of adults in the U.S–117 million people–have diet-related health problems...

Five Proven Interventions for Insomnia

With age, the total amount of time we sleep decreases, and sleep becomes more fragmented. So, we shouldn’t expect the same sleep patterns we had when we were younger. Many people’s body clocks...