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Almost everyone is affected by hearing loss at some point, most commonly in older age. It can be as simple as a blockage from ear wax, or more serious sensorineural hearing loss caused by exposure to loud noise, certain medications, or head trauma.
The amount of exercise a person needs varies, and depends on
goals and preferences, ability and time. By mixing regular daily
activities and workouts, strength training and balance exercises,
the right amount will become evident.
A study that tracked healthy older men for several years found
that overzealous pursuit of household chores and activities was
responsible for an increased risk of falling.
I just reviewed your article on PSA testing. After talking with
my wife, I've decided to skip the PSA test when I go for my
annual physical next month. But your article doesn't say much
about rectal exams. Should I skip that also?