AARP

The Polypill, Diet & Exercise, Health Spending and Nursing

 

The PolypillA drug being developed that may prevent 80 percent of heart attacks
and strokes if taken by people starting at age 55.

Diet & Exercise—A healthy and active lifestyle is one of the ways to prevent chronic disease and illness.

Health Spending—Spending has exceeded economic growth in most OECD countries in the last 15 years and could further increase by 50 to 90 percent by 2050.

Nursing—Having recently been chosen as the most trusted professionals in the United States, nurses will have to play an increasing role in improving the quality of healthcare, while keeping costs within bounds.