Take Care of Your Health with In-person Visits and Medicare/Medicaid Counseling in Dallas, TX
Take Care of Your Health with In-person Visits and Medicare/Medicaid Counseling in Dallas, TX
By Jennifer Satery, 5:06 pm on June 20, 2016

Technology affords us unparalleled convenience – we can check in on Mom or Dad frequently with a quick phone call or text message even if they live hundreds or thousands of miles away. However, recent research has found that remote communication does not compare to in-person visits when it comes to preventing depression in older adults. The study, published in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, analyzed data from over 11,000 adults over the age of 50 who were part of the University of Michigan’s Health and Retirement Survey between 2004 and 2010. The data looked at how often the participants interacted with family and friends using four different…

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