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01/23/2018   Medical News Today - Alzheimers
A new study provides further evidence that exposure to a highly toxic form of amyloid beta injures mitochondria and triggers early events in Alzheimer's.
01/21/2018   Senior Health
Title: Winter Temps Raise Health Risks for Seniors
Category: Health News
Created: 1/21/2018 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/22/2018 12:00:00 AM
01/14/2018   Medical News Today - Seniors
Regularly attending religious ceremonies — regardless of religion — may help us to live longer, healthier lives, according to new research.
01/12/2018   Medical News Today - Seniors
Parkinsonism is a condition that causes some symptoms of Parkinson’s disease alongside those of another disorder. We also look at diagnosis and treatment.
01/12/2018   Medical News Today - Alzheimers
New research has linked increasing symptoms of anxiety in older adults to higher brain levels of beta-amyloid, a protein linked to Alzheimer's disease.
01/11/2018   Senior Health
Title: Old Age Alone Not to Blame for Surgical Complications
Category: Health News
Created: 1/12/2018 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/12/2018 12:00:00 AM
01/11/2018   Medical News Today - Seniors
An analysis of pooled data from published studies found significantly lower rates of frailty among older people who adhered to a Mediterranean diet.
01/10/2018   Senior Health
Title: Mediterranean Diet a Recipe for Strength in Old Age
Category: Health News
Created: 1/11/2018 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/11/2018 12:00:00 AM
01/10/2018   Medical News Today - Seniors
Are you looking for ways to improve your mind and boost brain power in 2018? Look no further; we have compiled the best brain enhancing methods to try.
01/08/2018   Senior Health
Title: Health Tip: Selecting a Nursing Home
Category: Health News
Created: 1/9/2018 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/9/2018 12:00:00 AM
01/08/2018   Medical News Today - Seniors
In this article, learn all about the symptoms, causes, and types of atypical Parkinsonism, as well as what treatments are available.
01/07/2018   Senior Health
Title: Annual Flu Shots Help Keep Seniors Out of the Hospital
Category: Health News
Created: 1/8/2018 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/8/2018 12:00:00 AM
01/04/2018   Medical News Today - Seniors
Striving to look younger? Exercising our facial muscles for 30 minutes at least every other day could knock years off our appearance, a new study suggests.
01/04/2018   Medical News Today - Seniors
Clostridium difficile infections are on the rise, and they now routinely kill thousands of people every year. Find out which food additive is to blame.
01/04/2018   Medical News Today - Seniors
Researchers investigate the potential of a new test in providing an early Parkinson's diagnosis. Could blood caffeine levels be a marker of the disease?
01/03/2018   Medical News Today - Seniors
Updated American Academy of Neurology guidelines say that regular exercise may improve memory and thinking in people with mild cognitive impairment.
01/03/2018   Medical News Today - Alzheimers
Updated American Academy of Neurology guidelines say that regular exercise may improve memory and thinking in people with mild cognitive impairment.
01/02/2018   Senior Health
Title: Health Tip: Understanding Hospice Care
Category: Health News
Created: 1/3/2018 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/3/2018 12:00:00 AM
01/02/2018   Medical News Today - Alzheimers
A type 2 diabetes drug that activates three growth factor receptors achieved significant reversal of memory loss in a mouse model of Alzheimer's disease.
12/31/2017   Medical News Today - Seniors
While everyone with Parkinson's experiences the disease differently, it is broken down into several stages, depending on the symptoms. Learn more here.
12/30/2017   Medical News Today - Seniors
A new study finds a strong association between acid reflux and cancers of the respiratory and upper digestive tracts in older adults.
12/28/2017   Senior Health
Title: Air Pollution Can Be Deadly for Seniors
Category: Health News
Created: 12/28/2017 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/29/2017 12:00:00 AM
12/28/2017   Medical News Today - Seniors
Cognitive decline is a distressing experience, but there may be an easy way of keeping your brain healthy. Just take a moderately long walk every day.
12/28/2017   Medical News Today - Alzheimers
Cognitive decline is a distressing experience, but there may be an easy way of keeping your brain healthy. Just take a moderately long walk every day.
12/27/2017   Medical News Today - Seniors
A new study finds that the common sleep disturbance raises the risk of cardiovascular-related mortality, particularly among elderly women.
12/27/2017   Medical News Today - Seniors
As little as 2 hours spent walking in a polluted environment could cancel the positive health effects of exercise in older adults, says a new study.
12/26/2017   Senior Health
Title: Seniors Don't Need Calcium, Vitamin D Supplements: Review
Category: Health News
Created: 12/26/2017 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/27/2017 12:00:00 AM
12/25/2017   Senior Health
Title: Tips for Holiday Trips With Seniors
Category: Health News
Created: 12/25/2017 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/26/2017 12:00:00 AM
12/24/2017   Medical News Today - Seniors
A heel spur is a condition where a calcium deposit grows between the heel and arch of the foot. Learn about the common causes and when to see a doctor.
12/23/2017   Medical News Today - Seniors
Urosepsis is a term used to describe a type of sepsis that is limited to the urinary tract. It is a complication often caused by urinary tract infections.