According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), if you live to be around 65 you could possibly live another 19 and a half years after. Taking care of sometimes multiple chronic illnesses is apart of daily routines for some seniors.
To maintain a healthy lifestyle it’s important to eat healthy, exercise daily, and to try and eliminate things such as smoking. 41% of Americans over the age of 65 who are choosing to life a healthy life will maintain healthy conditions.
There are a number of chronic illnesses such as Arthritis, Cardiac Disease, Alzheimers Disease, and Cancer.