Mon, 24 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTEvery year, falls lead to hospitalization or death for hundreds of thousands of elderly Americans.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTA protein identified in human umbilical cord blood has been shown to rejuvenate and revitalize the learning and memory ability of older mice.
Wed, 19 Apr 2017 09:00:00 PDTOlder adults who drank a beetroot juice supplement before exercising showed greater connectivity in an area of the brain that helps to control movement.
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTGut microbes cause age-associated inflammation and premature death in mice, McMaster University researchers have found.
Fri, 14 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTFinding in zebrafish may contribute to understanding cognitive decline of aging.
Thu, 13 Apr 2017 09:00:00 PDTA new study investigates the link between low levels of serum magnesium and the risk of bone fractures in a large-scale, long-term study.
Wed, 12 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTWalking between busy urban environments and green spaces triggers changes in levels of excitement, engagement and frustration in the brain, a study of older people has found.
Tue, 11 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTIn a study of nearly 9500 individuals aged 65 and older who did not need help in managing medications or finances, many needed assistance as time went on.Over 10 years, 10.
Tue, 11 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTLife skills, such as persistence, conscientiousness and control, are as important to wealth and wellbeing in later life as they are when people are much younger, according to new research led by...
Mon, 10 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTA new study examines the link between the commonly prescribed benzodiazepines and the risk of developing pneumonia among people with Alzheimer's disease.
Mon, 10 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTAfter undergoing surgery, elderly patients often experience cloudy thinking that can last for weeks or even months.
Sun, 09 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTA new observational study finds a correlation between the amount of gray hair in adult men and their risk of coronary heart disease.
Fri, 07 Apr 2017 03:00:00 PDTLearn about why some people have an overactive bladder, causing the need for frequent or sudden urination. What can be done to prevent it?
Fri, 07 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTAs people get older, they sleep less and wake up more frequently. Despite the thousands of sitcom jokes about it, these shifts in sleeping habits have a dark side.
Thu, 06 Apr 2017 03:00:00 PDTIn this article learn about overactive bladder. What is it, what are the symptoms and who does it affect? Is it the same as stress urinary incontinence?
Thu, 06 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTCortex of super-aged brain deteriorated much slower than average elderly brain over time.
Wed, 05 Apr 2017 08:00:00 PDTAlzheimer's-related blogs may help to support people with Alzheimer's disease and their caregivers. We take a look at five of the best Alzheimer's blogs.
Tue, 04 Apr 2017 00:00:00 PDTIn study that included Chinese, Malay, and Indian participants, researchers found that among those with age-related macular degeneration (AMD) there were ethnic differences in visual function, such...
Mon, 03 Apr 2017 06:00:00 PDTIn this article, we look at a variety of remedies and recommendations for a healthy lifestyle that can help the eye area look its best.
Fri, 31 Mar 2017 08:00:00 PDTBrain training apps may help to improve cognitive functioning, but which one is right for you? We present five of the best ones available.
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTA study of over 85,000 men, led by researchers from the Medical Research Council (MRC) Epidemiology Unit at the University of Cambridge and deCODE genetics in Iceland, and published in Nature...
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTScientists at the Gladstone Institutes discovered a key mechanism that protects mice from developing a human disease of aging, and begins to explain the wide spectrum of disease severity often seen...
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 09:00:00 PDTA new study suggests that regular tea consumption may reduce the risk of cognitive decline, especially for those at genetic risk of Alzheimer's disease.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDTThe need to pee at night (nocturia) - which affects most people over the age of 60 - is related to the amount of salt in your diet, according to new research presented at the European Society of...
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 09:00:00 PDTNew study reveals how a peptide targeted senescent cells - known to play a role in aging - to restore fitness, fur growth, and kidney function in old mice.