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01/18/2019   Medical News Today - Seniors
A Danish population-based study finds a strong link between psychological distress and the risk of developing Alzheimer's disease.
01/18/2019   Medical News Today - Alzheimers
A Danish population-based study finds a strong link between psychological distress and the risk of developing Alzheimer's disease.
01/17/2019   Senior Health
Title: Protecting Seniors From Scammers
Category: Health News
Created: 1/18/2019 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/18/2019 12:00:00 AM
01/16/2019   Medical News Today - Alzheimers
A drug that researchers are testing against a range of conditions might also prevent Alzheimer's. The drug blocks toxic protein buildup in the brain.
01/14/2019   Senior Health
Title: Want to Live Longer? Just Sit a Bit Less Each Day
Category: Health News
Created: 1/15/2019 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/15/2019 12:00:00 AM
01/14/2019   Medical News Today - Seniors
Sleep is vital to many aspects of well-being. A new study finds that older adults who are not getting enough quality sleep may be developing Alzheimer's.
01/14/2019   Medical News Today - Alzheimers
Sleep is vital to many aspects of well-being. A new study finds that older adults who are not getting enough quality sleep may be developing Alzheimer's.
01/13/2019   Senior Health
Title: Look to Your Aunts, Uncles and Parents for Clues to Your Longevity
Category: Health News
Created: 1/11/2019 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/14/2019 12:00:00 AM
01/11/2019   Medical News Today - Seniors
Reducing an RNA-binding protein that increases with age improved mitochondrial function in old mice. The finding could lead to new targets to combat aging.
01/11/2019   Medical News Today - Alzheimers
Why does exercise have a protective effect on our memory? A new study conducted primarily in mice identifies a major factor that determines this effect.
01/10/2019   Medical News Today - Seniors
The largest genetic study of Alzheimer's to date finds nine entirely new genetic locations that contribute to the risk of developing the disease.
01/10/2019   Medical News Today - Alzheimers
The largest genetic study of Alzheimer's to date finds nine entirely new genetic locations that contribute to the risk of developing the disease.
01/09/2019   Medical News Today - Alzheimers
Generations of mice descended from females whose diet was high in choline had fewer Alzheimer's hallmarks in the brain and better memory function.
01/08/2019   Senior Health
Title: What Makes for a Good Nursing Home?
Category: Health News
Created: 1/8/2019 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/9/2019 12:00:00 AM
01/07/2019   Senior Health
Title: 'Meaningful' Activities May Mean Healthier Old Age
Category: Health News
Created: 1/7/2019 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/8/2019 12:00:00 AM
01/07/2019   Medical News Today - Alzheimers
New research shows that the Candida albicans fungus may lead to brain inflammation and impair memory in mice. The results have implications for dementia.
01/06/2019   Senior Health
Title: As You Age, Alcohol May Be Harder to Handle
Category: Health News
Created: 1/4/2019 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/7/2019 12:00:00 AM
01/04/2019   Medical News Today - Seniors
Using tiny aquatic animals, scientists tested the idea that colder temperatures extend lifespan and found that it depends on individual genetic makeup.
01/02/2019   Senior Health
Title: Many Middle-Aged Americans Worried About Health Insurance: Poll
Category: Health News
Created: 1/3/2019 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/3/2019 12:00:00 AM
01/01/2019   Senior Health
Title: Staying Young at Heart
Category: Health News
Created: 1/1/2019 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/2/2019 12:00:00 AM
12/26/2018   Senior Health
Title: Health Tip: Choose the Right Doctor
Category: Health News
Created: 12/27/2018 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/27/2018 12:00:00 AM
12/25/2018   Senior Health
Title: Flexibility: A Must at Every Age
Category: Health News
Created: 12/26/2018 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/26/2018 12:00:00 AM
12/21/2018   Medical News Today - Seniors
A study of older adults links blood markers of certain nutrients that are present in the Mediterranean diet to better cognition and brain connectivity.
12/21/2018   Medical News Today - Alzheimers
As 2018 slowly but surely draws to a close, we give you an overview of some of the most read and thought-provoking medical research of this year.
12/21/2018   Medical News Today - Seniors
A new study finds that 6 months of exercise, when added to dieting, can reverse 9 years of decline in certain cognitive functions.
12/21/2018   Medical News Today - Alzheimers
A new study finds that 6 months of exercise, when added to dieting, can reverse 9 years of decline in certain cognitive functions.
12/20/2018   Medical News Today - Seniors
In a new study, researchers find out which brain cells are most vulnerable to the accumulation of toxic plaques that drive Alzheimer's and speculate why.
12/20/2018   Medical News Today - Alzheimers
In a new study, researchers find out which brain cells are most vulnerable to the accumulation of toxic plaques that drive Alzheimer's and speculate why.
12/19/2018   Medical News Today - Seniors
Women tend to have longer lives than men, but why is that the case? The results of a new study in mice may offer an answer to this question.