Do Diet Sodas Pose Health Risks?
THURSDAY, April 20, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- In the battle to
lose weight, many people switch to diet sodas. But while they cut
calories they might also raise the risk of stroke or dementia, a
new study suggests.
Could a Zap to the Brain Jog Failing Memory?
THURSDAY, April 20, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Can a slight charge
of electricity improve an ailing memory?
Nursing Home Program Offers Alternatives to Antipsychotic Drugs
THURSDAY, April 20, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Hoping to cut the
use of antipsychotic drugs in nursing home residents, researchers
tried training staff on new ways to meet the needs of residents
Could Young Blood Boost the Aging Brain?
WEDNESDAY, April 19, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- A new study hints
that young blood may harbor clues to a "fountain of youth" for
Strength Training Might Help Prevent Seniors' Falls
WEDNESDAY, April 19, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Older people are
at higher risk for fall-related injuries because bone density and
muscle mass diminish over time. But regular exercise can help keep
them on their feet, research suggests.
Prince Harry's Journey Shows Grief Can Be a Long Road
TUESDAY, April 18, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Britain's Prince
Harry's two-decade struggle to deal with the death of his mother,
Princess Diana, is sadly all too common for children who suddenly
face the loss of a parent, mental health experts say.
Seniors' Well-Being May Get a Boost From Green Spaces
MONDAY, April 17, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Green spaces in
cities benefit residents of all ages. Now, British researchers say,
they may also boost older people's mental well-being.
Seniors' Brain Changes Could Make Them Vulnerable to Scams
THURSDAY, April 13, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- A pair of key
differences in the brain may help distinguish which seniors are at
risk of falling prey to financial scams, a small new study
Kidney Disease a Big Contributor to Heart-Related Deaths: Study
THURSDAY, April 13, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Kidney disease is a
major cause of heart-related deaths worldwide, a new study
Early Onset Hot Flashes May Signal Higher Heart Risks
THURSDAY, April 13, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Hot flashes may be
more than a troublesome nuisance for some women during menopause --
they may be a signal for increased risk of heart disease, new