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Safe Haven for IPV Abuse Victims a Life or Death Matter
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16 hrs ago
Wall St. Cheat Sheet
7 Anti-Aging Foods That Are a Fountain of Youth
Time eventually catches up to everyone. Aging is a fact of life, and it is never too early to start preparing.
21 hrs ago
Herbal antioxidants improve learning and memory, could decrease Alzheimer's risk
Susan Farr, PhD, professor of geriatrics at St. Louis University School of Medicine, presented her preliminary findings regarding herbs that can reduce cognitive decline at a Society for Neuroscience conference, Neuroscience 2013.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
KSDK-TV Saint Louis
Estimate: 135 million worldwide with dementia by 2050Estimate: 135...
MARCH 18: Day guest Helga Zoehn crossed the room in the geriatric day care facility of the German Red Cross at Villa Albrecht on March 18, 2013 in Berlin, Germany.
Intelligent systems to benefit...
Engineering students at Ngee Ann Polytechnic and healthcare professionals at Khoo Teck Puat Hospital have jointly developed intelligent systems which will benefit patients who have dementia and are prone to falls.
Healthy Aging: To Stay Physically Active, Better Start Early
Unlike their predecessors, baby boomers will remain as physically and mentally active as ever, even as they retire from their day jobs.
Arthroscopy Devices Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share,...
Arthroscopy is defined as the visualization of the internal structure of a joint conducted with the help of imaging equipments such as endoscopes.
AHRQ Innovations Exchange
Provider Training, Standardized Protocol, and Onsite Specialists...
Project ADAPT tested a multifaceted intervention to improve the diagnosis and treatment of depression in older adults in rural sites.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Taking Care of Mom
Our special report on caring for your elderly parents was literally a labor of love for our staff.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Temporal Evolution of Cognitive Changes in Incident Hypertension:...
From the School for Mental Health and Neuroscience, Alzheimer Centre Limburg, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands ; and Department of Geriatrics, Radboud Alzheimer Centre, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands .
Choose the Right Long-Term-Care Facility for Your Parents
About ten years ago, when Donna Braley was 79, her family started to notice that she was having trouble doing the things that she had always loved to do -- crocheting, cooking, doing crossword puzzles.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
The Cincinnati Enquirer
Robert Daniels, former UC med school dean, was 86
Robert Daniels, the psychiatrist who led the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine through the growth era of the 1970s and 1980s, died Oct. 28 at the Villas at Sunny Acres in Denver after a long battle with Parkinson's disease.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Sentinel & Enterprise
Nashoba to open new geriatric psychiatry wing
The Garvin Center for Geriatric Psychiatry, scheduled to open Monday, includes 16 beds, group activity and dining spaces and a sensory-therapy room.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Insulin Use in Elderly Adults: Risk of Hypoglycemia and Strategies for Care
Journal of the American Geriatrics Society , Vol. 60, No. 8. , pp. 1564-1570, doi:10.1111/j.1532-5415.2012.04055.x Hypoglycemia is a significant problem in elderly adults with diabetes mellitus.
Medical News Today
EORTC Cancer in the Elderly Task Force: appropriate treatment for elderly patients with cancer
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Tue Nov 26, 2013
The New Zealand Herald
Inside our rest homes: Aged care's low-paid workforce
They are the low-paid workers who perform the most intimate, most personal tasks for our frail, elderly parents and grandparents.
Nashoba Publishing Online
Nashoba Valley Medical Center opens new geriatric psychiatry wing
The Garvin Center for Geriatric Psychiatry, scheduled to open Dec. 2, includes 16 beds, group activity and dining spaces and a sensory-therapy room.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Chapel Hill News
Daybook, Nov. 27
Pickleball games will be 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Chapel Hill Community Center, 120 S. Estes Drive, Chapel Hill.
EORTC Cancer in the Elderly Task Force investigates appropriate treatment for elderly patients
As we age, we experience a progressive decline in many of our bodily functions. This decline can vary greatly from individual to individual.
University of Rochester
URMC Geriatrician Leads National Education Efforts
Caprio is an assistant professor at the University of Rochester Medical Center , where he directs the Geriatric Medicine Fellowship program.