Living in the Community with Dementia

Living in the Community with Dementia

Living in the Community with Dementia Steve R. Counsell, MD; NiCole R. Keith, PhD, and Melissa M. Sherman, MPH   This research brief discusses the many challenges faced by the growing number of older people living with dementia (PLWD) in the community; and...
Financial Stability and Housing

Financial Stability and Housing

Financial Stability and Housing Many older adults in Central Indiana face financial instability, particularly those of retirement age that live on a fixed income. Big ticket monthly budget costs such as housing and health care can place great financial pressure on...
Gaps in Life Expectancy Across the Lifespan

Gaps in Life Expectancy Across the Lifespan

Gaps in Life Expectancy Across the Lifespan This research brief discusses life expectancy among older adults. Typically, life expectancy is thought of as projected total life span from the time an individual is born. However, life expectancy can also be measured for...
Impact of COVID-19 on Older Hoosiers

Impact of COVID-19 on Older Hoosiers

Impact of COVID-19 on Older Hoosiers This research brief discusses the risk in older adults for severe illness from COVID-19, hospitalization and mortality rates and the disproportionate impact of COVID-19 on residents of long-term care facilities and people of...