Exercise: Good For Your Back, Your Waistline, and Your Bartender
By Jeff Kubina/Flickr How Beneficial is it? If it Were a Drug, You Couldn't Afford it “I know very few chronic medical conditions that exercise will not have a positive impact...
2 days ago - Calorielab
Medical cannabis significantly safer for elderly with chronic pain than Opioids
A new study found cannabis therapy is safe and efficacious for elderly patients who are seeking to address cancer symptoms, Parkinson's disease, post-traumatic stress disorder...
5 days ago - ScienceDaily
This Plant Is About to Be Your New Fave All-Natural Antiaging Tool
Assuming you haven't been living under a rock for the last 20 years , you've no doubt run headlong into the pop-health phenoms of Chinese and Ayurvedic medicine. These...
1 month ago - PopSugar
Seniors' and Special Needs resources from seniorcarehelper
Susan Williams of Senior Care Helper is keenly interested in helping empower people with knowledge. She prepared this list of seniors' and special needs resources for an...
2 monthes ago - Senior Health Memos
What you should know about white hair
A look at white hair, a common change that many people experience as they age. Included is detail on genetic factors and stress-related causes.
2 monthes ago - Medical News Today
Why You Should Be Eating More Porcini Mushrooms
By Dr. Mercola Aside from being rich in valuable nutrients such as fiber, vitamins B and C, calcium, potassium, phosphorus, magnesium, selenium and zinc, mushrooms are also...
2 monthes ago - Mercola
National Poll on Healthy Aging Releases Report on Dementia Caregivers
With support from AARP, the University of Michigan launched the National Poll on Healthy Aging to help inform the public, health care providers, policymakers, and senior...
3 monthes ago - Massachusetts Healthy Aging Collaborative
Study shows no effect of vitamin supplementation on macular pigment density
Dietary supplementation of lutein, zeaxanthin, omega-3 fatty acids and vitamins does not increase macular pigment optical density in healthy individuals with a family history...
3 monthes ago - Healio
ACT Scaling Test writing task could move online
The Board of Senior Secondary Studies hopes to make testing less stressful for year 12 students.
3 monthes ago - Sydney Morning Herald
Stressed and scared: Calls for more support in WA schools for senior students
"Personally, I find it hard to focus and sit there for hours on end typing and writing notes. When I don't get a certain amount of work done, I'm laying thinking about what I...
3 monthes ago - Sydney Morning Herald
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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.