Publications

SENIORS

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Healthy Eating for Older Adults

As we age, our bodies change -- not just in how they look, but also in how they work. It may take longer for you to digest meals. You may not drink enough water because you don’t feel as thirsty as you used to...

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Physical Activity and Older Adults

In adults aged 65 years and above, physical activity includes leisure time physical activity (for example: walking, dancing, gardening, hiking, swimming), transportation (e.g. walking or cycling), occupational (if the individual is still engaged in work)....

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FAMILY

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Alzheimer's Disease

This article is currently available only in Armenian.

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Fall Prevention at Home

Fall prevention may not seem like a lively topic, but it's important. As you get older, physical changes and health conditions — and sometimes the medications used to treat those conditions...

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NEWS

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What do Older Adults and People with Disabilities Need to Know?

Early data suggest older people are twice as likely to have serious COVID-19 illness. This may be because immune systems change with age, making it harder to fight off diseases and infection․․․

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Sexual Life after 50: Age is Not a Matter

This article is available in Armenian language only.

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VIDEOS

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Interview with president of AHAOP Artur Torosyan

Dr. Artur Torosyan, who is a founder and president of Association of Healthcare and Assistance to Older People talks about newly adapted clinical guidelines for improving the care of the older person with diabetes mellitus....

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Seek kindness everywhere

The social video was shot by the Association of Healthcare and Assistance to Older People with the...

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SPECIALISTS

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Guidelines for Improving the Care of the Older Person with Diabetes Mellitus

Older persons with DM have higher rates of premature death, functional disability, and coexisting illnesses such as hypertension, coronary heart disease (CHD), and stroke3,4 than do those without DM...

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Geriatrics and Gerontology

Gerontology is multidisciplinary and is concerned with physical, mental, and social aspects and implications of aging. Geriatrics is a medical specialty focused on care and treatment of older persons...

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CONFERENCES

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Geriatrics: Special Features of Diseases in Old Age

The conference on “Geriatrics: Special Features of Diseases in old Age” was held on March 7, 2018 at the Hotel Ani Plaza, Yerevan, Armenia. It was conducted by the “Association of Healthcare and Assistance to Older People” NGO in partnership with the United Nations Population Fund Armenia...

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