Well it's good to know to know that the State Department acknowledges us and also cares about us. They have created an area on their website strictly addressing our travel needs. They know we are traveling in large numbers and there are issues specific to our demographic that need to be addressed.
On the site, they cover travel documents, health and medical information, pharmacies and medications, mobility and accessibility, International scams, financial information, emergency preparedness and more.
They also provide a downloadable handout for older travelers. I suggest you click on the link below and take advantage of this vast amount of information that is free and important to know.
It's always a great idea to plan ahead. Here's the link: