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Have you ever wondered why most of the elderly adults experience fainting? A new study suggests that blood clots can be a major reason for the occurence of fainting among elders.
Researchers said that the dysregulation of the DNA can act as a precursor to various diseases, including cancer, but at the same time, the youthful DNA may prevent the disease.
The North Dakota Department of Health (NDDoH) announced the state’s second West Nile virus-related death in 2016 was a man who resided in central North Dakota and was older than 60 years of age.
Previous studies have suggested that anesthesia may have something to do with the development of mild cognitive impairment (MCI) when used in older individuals. However, new findings presented by researchers at the Mayo Clinic found that patients over 40 were not affected by surgical anesthesia when...
New findings published in the journal Stroke found that fragmented sleep-otherwise known in which an individual is repeatedly awakened-can deprive the brain of oxygen, increase the risk of stroke.
Why is the flu vaccine less effective at protecting older individuals?
Certain stereotypes about age could increase your risk of Alzheimer's disease.
Vitamin D has been known for its health benefits. Yet did you know that it could also be particularly helpful for older adults-helping them maintain muscle integrity and strength? New findings published in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society reveals that while close to one in three older ...
Researchers at the University of Missouri-Columbia have identified how the kidney cells' self-destruct messages are spread by finding what may lead to improved kidney function in the elderly.
New findings published in PLOS One reveal that eating trans fat could also be hurting our memory.
As June marks Alzheimer's and Brain Awareness month, it's time to shed more awareness on the illness. Many health officials are encouraging individuals to look for early warning signs of the problem, including short term memory loss, social isolation and/or speech changes.