October 2017: Trouble sleeping? Don't assume it's a normal part of aging
Sleep doesn’t come easily for nearly half of older Americans, and more than a third have resorted to some sort of medication to help them doze off at night.
October 2017 Report: Trouble Sleeping?
1 in 12 people over age 65 take prescription sleep medications, which carry health risks for older people, U-M/AARP National Poll on Healthy Aging finds
By tapping into the perspectives of adults, older adults, and caregivers from throughout the United States, we are bringing the public’s voice to matters that affect the health and well-being of older adults and their families.
University of Michigan Professor of Internal Medicine and Director of the National Poll On Healthy Aging
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