Choosing to Take Early Retirement or Disability Benefits
The differences of and qualifications for disability benefits and retirements benefits
18 hours ago - Healthy Aging
Activity Limitations in Brazilian Institutionalized Older Adults
Background and Purpose: Although functional assessments and programs to prevent activity limitations are fundamental for efficient geriatric evaluations and interventions...
2 days ago - LWW - 5 articles
Lasmiditan provides faster migraine pain relief vs. placebo
Compared with placebo, lasmiditan reduced migraine pain and symptoms after 2 hours for most patients with at least moderate disability, according to findings presented at...
9 days ago - Healio
Physical activity reduced immobility, disability risks in older adults
Forty-eight minutes of moderate exercise per week was associated with improvements in physical function and a decrease in the risk for immobility in older, sedentary adults...
11 days ago - Healio
Is Weight Training Good or Bad for Your Joints?
Why do you weight train? For most people, it's to preserve strength and muscle mass and to get a more favorable body composition. Every adult needs to work their muscles...
25 days ago - Cathe Friedrich - 2 articles
Study: Tired family caregivers linked to greater ER visits, higher health care costs for disabled elders
Emergency room staff call it a "pop drop" - when a disabled older person comes in for medical attention, but it seems like the person who takes care of them at home is also...
30 days ago - News Medical
Migraines in Women
Headache is among the most common neurological conditions with a current worldwide prevalence in the general population of 47%. 1 The Global Burden of Disease Study 2015 ranks...
1 month ago - Modern Medicine
Do Glucosamine Supplements Work for Arthritis?
Glucosamine is a popular dietary supplement used to treat osteoarthritis. Osteoarthritis is a degenerative disease caused by insufficient regeneration of cartilage in joints...
1 month ago - Authority Nutrition
Alzheimer's drug may be promising treatment for traumatic brain injury
Traumatic brain injury is a major cause of disability and death globally, but medications have generally failed to benefit patients. A new study found that memantine, a drug...
2 monthes ago - News Medical - 2 articles
Among patients with OA, environmental barriers were linked to participation restrictions
Among older adults with or at risk of knee osteoarthritis, those who lived in areas with higher perceived mobility barriers had a greater long-term risk of participation...
2 monthes ago - Healio
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