Will My Elderly Parent Need Post Surgery Care?

Sometimes an injury or illness can create health problems for elderly adults, and their doctor recommends surgery as a treatment. While there are risks for older people to have surgery, most of the time the health problems, pain or prevention must be fixed. The doctor will consult with the elderly adult and their family caregiver on the best plan for the surgery. The recovery process from surgeries big and small can be lengthy and seniors tend to take longer than younger adults ... Read more