Total or partial loss of bowel or bladder control or functions.
More Common Terms
- Area Agency on Aging (AAA) A local agency that administers government funded programs for older adults.
- Osteoporosis A bone and joint condition where bones become extremely brittle. Symptoms include, stooped posture, decrease in height and broken bones.
- Meals on Wheels A volunteer organization that provides routine nutritious meal delivery for homebound older adults unable to provide meals for themselves. Also known as mobile meals.