Senior Nationals asked news website to remove party-stacking article
Senior NSW Nationals intervened to block social media circulation of a Sydney Morning Herald article that questioned the eligibility of a party candidate to stand in the 2019...
9 hours ago - Sydney Morning Herald
Flecainide Plus Modafinil Relieves Sleepiness in Parkinson's
A phase 2 study shows low-dose flecainide added to modafinil relieved excessive day-time sleepiness for some patients with Parkinson's disease without affecting cognition or...
1 day ago - Medscape
Senior Exercises That Help With Flabby Arms
It's common for people to carry more weight in different parts of the body from the tummy to thighs, and arms. While you can't spot-treat fat loss, you can improve muscle tone...
1 day ago - Active Beat
Treat-to-Target Strategy 'Not Ready for Primetime' in Osteoporosis
As appealing as a treat-to-target strategy for osteoporosis sounds, there is not yet any hard evidence for better outcomes, or consensus about appropriate targets, according to...
4 days ago - Medscape
Parkinson's Ups the Odds for Dangerous Falls, But Prevention Is Key
Title: Parkinson's Ups the Odds for Dangerous Falls, But Prevention Is Key Category: Health News Created: 9/16/2020 12:00:00 AM Last Editorial Review: 9/17/2020 12:00:00 AM
5 days ago - Medicine Net - 3 articles
Part-Time Jobs That are Perfect for Seniors
As we enter our senior years one of the best things to look forward to is retirement. Ah, at last, time to relax without working. That might be true for some people but others...
5 days ago - Active Beat
Low-Income Voice, Broadband Discounts Available Through ‘Lifeline' Program
Recognizing that not everyone can afford the cost of a voice or broadband connection, the Lifeline Program provides a monthly discount for eligible low-income consumers on a...
5 days ago - Massachusetts Healthy Aging Collaborative
Follow-up Confirms Apalutamide Survival Benefits in Some Men With Prostate Cancer
Apalutamide markedly extends overall survival in patients with nonmetastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer , according to a final analysis of data from the phase-3...
5 days ago - Medscape
Ways To Take Care Of Your Body After 55
Taking care of your body is important for your whole life but especially as you enter your senior years. We all experience many changes both physically and mentally as we get...
6 days ago - Active Beat
Resources Available for Falls Prevention Awareness Week from Sept. 21-25
COVID-19 has changed a lot of things, but one has stayed the same: Falling is NOT a normal part of aging. Elder Services of the Merrimack Valley-North Shore and the Healthy...
6 days ago - Massachusetts Healthy Aging Collaborative
The headlines of Master Doctor
A balancing act for Alzheimer's: Researchers explore resveratrol's...
People battling with Alzheimer's disease may have heard of resveratrol, a natural compound found in grapes. Resveratrol is a powerful antioxidant that protects cells against...
Novel Medication Aducanumab Helps Treat Alzheimer's Patients
Aducanumab may help treat Alzheimer's Patients. This could be a big relief, as Alzheimer's patients face challenges in the COVID-19 era of physical distancing, says Expert from...
Blood Vessel Growth in Muscle Reduces in Postmenopausal Women
In women after menopause, the formation of small blood vessels is impaired in the muscle tissue, stated new research.
Senior Welsh doctor says staff shortage is his 'biggest fear'
Dr Richard Pugh says morale among critical care staff has taken a hit over recent months
Cannabis and Parkinson's Disease
Cannabis use can raise complex issues for Parkinson's disease patients, including possible adverse effects, toxicity, and drug-drug interactions. Few studies have shown the...
Antidepressants and Alzheimer's; CTE and Sleep; Vitamin D and Dementia
The antidepressant drug escitalopram lowered Aβ42 levels in the cerebrospinal fluid of cognitively normal older adults; the drug also acutely reduced brain interstitial fluid...
Artificial Intelligence Can Predict Osteoarthritis
A machine-learning algorithm can predict the onset of osteoarthritis years before the symptoms appear. People can be treated with preventive drugs rather than undergoing joint...
Keto Diet Could Decrease Alzheimer's Disease Risk
World Alzheimer's Day 2020: Ketogenic diet alters the bacterial communities in the human gut and helps decrease Alzheimer's disease's biomarkers, reports a new study.
Are migraines and the menopause linked to cardiac issues?
PROFESSOR ANGELA MAAS: When I did my cardiology training in the 1980s, I learnt that women with chest pain were 'weird', with strange symptoms.
World Alzheimer's Day - Let's Talk About Dementia
World Alzheimer's Day is celebrated on 21st September every year to raise awareness of Alzheimer's disease and dementia. The theme for the year 2020 is 'Let's talk about dementia'.