Inside One Couple's Experimental Treatment to Battle Alzheimer's Disease
JoAnn Wooding is staring intently at the clear liquid dripping from a dark brown IV bag into her husband Peter's arm. “Please be the drug, please be the drug,” she says...
3 days ago - Time
Cataract Risk Highest in Younger Diabetes Patients
Diabetes patients face a twofold increased risk of developing cataracts compared with other patients. The risk rises to more than fivefold among those aged 45 to 54 years, new...
6 days ago - Medscape
Growing Problem Facing Seniors: Reduced Spending Power
According to a survey released in May 2013 by The Senior Citizens League, seniors have lost 31 percent of their buying power since 2000.
8 days ago - National Care Planning Council
Understanding the Issues Facing Aging Seniors
An aging senior is someone who is facing his or her remaining or final years of life. Perhaps because of frailty or poor health or simply advanced age, this person is...
8 days ago - National Care Planning Council - 2 articles
Guide to Long Term Care Planning
Aging seniors and their family caregivers often become overwhelmed by the myriad of issues they face as their health declines and they lose their ability to remain independent...
8 days ago - National Care Planning Council
Perth Stadium boss let go as venue faces litmus test with Scorchers semi-final
One of Optus Stadium's most senior managers has been let go just two weeks after the new $1.6 billion venue opened its door to the West Australian public.
18 days ago - Sydney Morning Herald
Want To Help Boost Your Teens' Self-Esteem? Encourage Them To Do This
Last year, my teenage son was asked to volunteer at our local Red Cross by a senior at his high school who was in charge of recruiting a team to help out as an assignment for a...
22 days ago - Scary Mommy
Anxiety May Leed to Alzheimer's Disease
By Stephen Perrine, AARP, January 23, 2018|Comments: 0. man sitting at desk with face in a pillow. Baldomero Fernandez/Gallery Stock. Researchers discovered that those who...
23 days ago - AARP
The menopause symptoms no one tells you about
A third of women in a new survey said they were embarrassed by the symptoms that they had not expected to face, and half said the whole ordeal affected their confidence levels.
25 days ago - Daily Mail
Exercise your face: Facial exercises found to yield firmer skin, more youthful appearance
The skin loses its elasticity and fat pads between the muscle and skin become thinner as it ages. To look younger and get a firmer skin, perform anti-aging facial exercises for...
1 month ago - Natural News
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Alzheimer's-associated Protein Deposits may be Transmissible
Amyloid beta deposition found in brains of people with Alzheimer's disease may be transmissible through neurosurgical instruments.
Preventing Alzheimer's: Scientists develop blood test capable of detecting...
Alzheimer's disease is a condition that typically occurs later in life. It has no known cure, so treating it is highly problematic. To make matters worse, detecting it is often...
Promoting Bone Growth by Altering Sugar Chains may Help Treat Osteoporosis
Altering sugar groups in stem cells promote bone growth and can have important implications for future treatments of osteoporosis.
Lack of Insight of Memory Problems Linked to Alzheimer's Disease Pathology
Not being aware of memory problems predicts onset of Alzheimer's disease, revealed new study.
Patient reports deteriorating vision after cataract surgery
A 63-year-old female presented to the clinic for evaluation of reduced vision. She had undergone uneventful cataract surgery during which a +25-D three-piece acrylic...
Former Gold Coast cop Rick Flori calls for action against senior officer
Rick Flori says a senior police officer took illegal disciplinary action against him for leaking footage of a police bashing in 2012.
Osteoarthritis: Could researchers have found the key to prevention?
Researchers reveal how FoxO proteins are important for joint health, and how increasing the levels of these proteins could prevent or treat osteoarthritis.
Deletion of specific enzyme leads to improvement in memory and cognitive...
A new study in mice has made a possible breakthrough in Alzheimer's research. The team of researchers at the Cleveland Clinic has noted that deleting a single enzyme can...
Senior Nationals openly canvassing leadership challenge to Barnaby Joyce as...
Veterans Affairs Minister Michael McCormack said a leadership contest "depends on what happens" this week and indicated he could run.