Socioeconomic, insurance status linked to racial disparities in prostate cancer mortality
Socioeconomic and insurance status appeared associated with increased mortality after prostate cancer surgery among Black men, who were twice as likely as white men to die of...
9 days ago - Healio
Keys to Happy, Healthy Aging for Seniors
Some people are under the assumption that when you age, it's time to slow down. However, medical science begs to differ. In fact, research shows that staying active can help...
17 days ago - Active Beat
Is Hand Sanitizer Safe? What You Need to Know
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Joint Effusion Protective in Hand OA
Unlike synovitis, the presence of joint effusions on MRI among patients with hand osteoarthritis was not associated with pain or progression, Dutch researchers reported. Pain...
25 days ago - MedPageToday
Alzheimer's risk and navigation problems go hand in hand
Animals and humans have the ability to follow their own position in space through self-motion cues, even in the absence of any other sensory information.
28 days ago - News Medical
Hand over heart: why Essendon's succession plan might just work
Footy's Kirribilli agreements have sometimes been messy, but Essendon senior coach John Worsfold deserves credit for his selflessness as he prepares to hand over the improving...
2 monthes ago - Sydney Morning Herald
High Blood Pressure May Lead to Low Brain Volume
Having hypertension in midlife is associated with elevated risk of cognitive impairment and Alzheimer's dementia later in life, even more so than having the so-called...
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Quick quizzes: Geriatrics right in your hand & at the point of care: A93
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Modified 30-Second Sit-to-Stand Test: Reliability and Validity in Older Adults Unable to Complete Traditional Sit-to-Stand Testing
Background and Purpose: Sit-to-stand tests measure a clinically relevant function and are widely used in older adult populations. The modified 30-second sit-to-stand test...
2 monthes ago - LWW
Does Hands-on Guarding Influence Performance on the Functional Gait Assessment?
Background and Purpose: An accurate fall risk assessment is an important component of fall prevention, though a fall could occur during testing. To minimize this risk...
2 monthes ago - LWW
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Cannabis Use for Managing Menopause Symptoms
Many women are using cannabis or interested in using it for the management of bothersome and worrisome menopause symptoms, according to a new study.
Menopause Symptoms Can Lead to Heart Disease
Combined symptoms of menopause could lead to an increased risk of cardiovascular diseases in women.
Cognition Declines After the Menopause Transition
Women complain about forgetting things during the transition from premenopause to perimenopause to postmenopause. Such declines in memory after menopause appear independent of...
The Surprising Ways Body Weight Affects Brain Health
The brain is the very essence of who we are, so we want it to stay healthy. But just as other organs change with age, cognitive challenges can arise with aging. Some of these...
CNN to Dems: Pack the court! Abolish the filibuster! Do it all!
CNN likes to portray Jeffrey Toobin as the network's senior legal analyst, but a more accurate description would be just another Democratic hack paid by CNN. On Monday's CNN...
Study finds identical signs of brain damage in sleep apnea and Alzheimer's...
New research has confirmed long-suspected links between sleep apnea and Alzheimer's disease, finding identical signs of brain damage in both conditions.
Stem cells can repair Parkinson's-damaged circuits in mouse brains
Researchers demonstrated a proof-of-concept stem cell treatment in a mouse model of Parkinson's disease. They found that neurons derived from stem cells can integrate well into...
New mouse model of tau propagation
Accumulation of assembled tau protein in the central nervous system is characteristic of Alzheimer's disease and several other neurodegenerative diseases, called tauopathies...
Please Explain podcast: New Zealand's vote on marijuana may spark law reform...
In this episode, senior culture writer Nathanael Cooper is joined by South East Asia correspondent James Massola to discuss New Zealand's upcoming referendum on legalising...
Police appeal sentence of officer who leaked DV victim's details
An earlier appeal by Senior Constable Neil Punchard, 54, saw his initial suspended prison sentence and convictions overturned for 140 hours of community service.