Lifeline Awareness Week and Emergency Broadband Benefit Program Promoted by Mass. Dept. of Telecom and Cable
The Massachusetts Department of Telecommunications and Cable is recognizing Lifeline Awareness Week by sharing important information about two federal benefit programs that are...
16 days ago - Massachusetts Healthy Aging Collaborative
Curry, vitamin B2 intake may reduce risk for metabolic syndrome in women
Premenopausal women who eat more curry and postmenopausal women with a higher daily vitamin B2 intake are less likely to have metabolic syndrome, according to a study of women...
2 monthes ago - Healio
AP-NORC Poll on Community Support of Older Adults Finds Disparities in Services and Access
Overall, more people think their local area is doing a good job than a poor job meeting the needs of older adults when it comes to many services, including health care, healthy...
2 monthes ago - Massachusetts Healthy Aging Collaborative - 2 articles
Healthy Aging-Nutrition Matters: Start Early and Screen Often
ABSTRACTThe amount of time spent in poor health at the end of life is increasing. This narrative review summarizes consistent evidence indicating that healthy dietary patterns...
2 monthes ago - Nutrition - 3 articles
Do State SNAP Policies Influence Program Participation among Seniors? - by Jordan W. Jones, Charles J. Courtemanche, Augustine Denteh, James Marton, Rusty Tchernis
Senior participation in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program has traditionally been lower than other groups among those eligible, with historical estimates below 50...
2 monthes ago - National Bureau of Economic Research
EBT SNAP Online Purchasing Options Expanded in Massachusetts
The Baker Administration announced that Massachusetts residents who receive Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program can now use their EBT SNAP benefits to buy fresh food and...
3 monthes ago - Massachusetts Healthy Aging Collaborative
Doctor Warns: Eat Soy and You'll Look Five Years Older
By Dr. Mercola In the early 1990's, soy and soy products exploded onto the supermarket scene with promises of bountiful health benefits. This "new miracle food," soy, was...
4 monthes ago - Mercola
Taking Statins Speed Your Aging and Chills Your Sex Drive
By Dr. Mercola Dr. Stephanie Seneff is a senior scientist at MIT where she's conducted research for over three decades, and has published hundreds of papers in the...
4 monthes ago - Mercola
VIDEO: Biologics in IBD patients may reduce osteoporosis, bone fractures
In this video exclusive, Miguel Regueiro, MD, discussed a presentation from Digestive Disease Week on the impact of biologics on the prevalence of osteoporosis and bone...
4 monthes ago - Healio
'Precision' Nutrition? DHA Benefit Modified by AD Genetic Risk
In cognitively unimpaired middle-aged adults at higher genetic risk for Alzheimer's disease, those with higher intake of DHA showed greater resistance to pathological...
5 monthes ago - Medscape
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Cop accused of illegally getting daughter across Qld border fronts court
Senior Constable Robert William Eickenloff, 56, fronted the Brisbane Arrests Court for the first time on Monday.
How to have fit knees for life
Knee pain from osteoarthritis needn't go hand in hand with ageing - or running. The major culprit, particularly as we get older, is weight gain.
In quiet debut, Alzheimer's drug finds questions, skepticism
Persistent concerns about the first new Alzheimer's treatment in more than 20 years are curbing access more than four months after regulators approved it