Common Complications After Surgery
We all hope surgery goes smoothly, but sometimes the road to recovery has bumps. Find out what's most likely to happen afterward and how to speed up your healing.
All About Hearing Aids
What kind of hearing aids are available? How do they work? Find tips and information on hearing aids and know your options.
Understanding Cochlear Implants
Cochlear implants are surgically implanted devices for people with severe or profound hearing loss. Get the facts on cochlear implants and how they work.
Nutrition for Seniors: A Caregiving Primer
A caregiver's guide to key nutrients older people need -- and tips for helping them to eat healthy.
How to Take Care of Your Wound After Surgery
Get tips on keeping your surgical cut infection free, including when to remove the bandage and how to keep the wound clean.
What Happens in Surgery
Learn what to expect during surgery, including types of anesthesia, who's on the surgical team, infection control procedures, and waking up in the recovery room.
How to Know Your Surgical Cut Is Healing Right
If you learn about how your cut heals, that will help you figure out when to relax and when you need to call the doctor.
Sleep and Aging
Half of all adults over the age of 65 have sleep problems. WebMD looks at how aging can affect sleep patterns.
Guide to Pill Splitting
Some people split their pills in half to save money on prescription drugs, but be sure to do it safely.
Rehab After a Stroke
Find out how a rehab program can help you relearn skills like speech and walking after you've had a stroke.