Geriatric Medicine Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Vascular Dysfunction and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: The...Read the original story

    Feb 12, 2014 | Circulation

    From the Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, George E. Whalen VA Medical Center, Salt Lake City, UT ; Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Geriatrics and Department of Neurology , University of Utah, Salt Lake City; Department of Health and Exercise Sciences, Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY ; Institute of Preventative ... (more)

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  2. Rationale and Design of a Multicenter Echocardiographic Study to...Read the original story

    Jan 21, 2014 | Circulation

    From the Cardiovascular Division, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA ; Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC ; Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD ; Cardiology Division, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis ; Department of Medicine-Geriatrics/Gerontology and Division of ... (more)

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  3. Dance and virtual reality: A promising treatment for urinary incontinence in elderly womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2014 | Science Daily

    Virtual reality, dance and fun are not the first things that come to mind when we think of treating urinary incontinence in senior women.

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  4. Large dogs age faster, die youngerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2013 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    Most large dog owners know they are setting themselves up for heartache because their beloved pets will die much sooner than smaller breeds.

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  5. Fat In The Liver -- Not The Belly -- May Be A Better Marker For Disease RiskRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2009 | Science Daily

    New findings from nutrition researchers suggest that it's not whether body fat is stored in the belly that affects metabolic risk factors for diabetes, high blood triglycerides and cardiovascular disease, but whether it collects in the liver.

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  6. In FocusRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2014 | Independent News Herald Online

    Trinity Gruenberg trinity@inhnews.com I am a bit of a night owl. I am so use to being awake until 3 a.m. when I was bartending that I find it difficult to fall asleep at a decent time.

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  7. Locked, loaded & feeling low: Dangers of gun ownership in the elderlyRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2014 | EurekAlert!

    In the United States the debate around gun ownership often focuses on teenagers; however, research shows that elderly Americans are the most likely to own a gun and that presents both medical and legal problems for physicians and carers.

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  8. Walk4Fitness focuses on senior health through walkingRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2014 | Journal-Advocate

    Kathryn Kloos walks her dog Sunny around her neighborhood as part of a daily walking routine to keep healthy.

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  9. Increase in Hong Kong's over 70s population to cause dramatic rise in hip fracturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2013 | Science Daily

    A new report issued shows that broken bones due to osteoporosis pose a major and growing health problem in the Asia-Pacific.

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  10. Staying active promotes good healthRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2014 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    People with active lifestyles can live a longer, healthier, happier life. Staying active has many physical and psychological benefits for people of all ages, but for the older population, the benefits can make a big difference in retaining health and independence, according to Jose Santana, M.D., MPH.

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  11. Cancer increasing as babyboomers ageRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2013 | Science Daily

    As 10,000 baby boomers reach 65 each day, the incidence of cancer is increasing, estimated to increase by 67% between 2010 and 2030, bringing attention to the nation's response to cancer care.

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  12. Alabama faces shortage of geriatric doctorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2011 | Examiner.com

    ... the growing geriatric population's unique needs. There are roughly 5,000 doctors nationwide who practice geriatric medicine. There needs to be an increase into the tens of thousands just to meet current national demand and by the 2020's that number ...

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  13. Video Games Can Improve Quality of Life for the ElderlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2010 | Examiner.com

    Many studies from the American Medical Association and medical academia have shown a positive correlation between the use of video games and the improvement of memory and cognitive skills for elderly individuals.

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  14. Making Aging PositiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2014 | The Atlantic

    ... me to prevent or treat the health concerns affecting my patients. My training was invaluable, and geriatric medicine is a specialty highly tuned to the needs of older adults. Yet, as they shared their lives with me, my patients taught me that many ...

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  15. Hyaluronic Acid Products Market Expected to Reach USD 9.85 Billion...Read the original story

    May 29, 2014 | PRWeb

    Transparency Market Research published a new report "Global Hyaluronic Acid Products Market: Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2013 - 2019" to its report store.

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  16. A Walk a Day Keeps Disability at BayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2014 | Newsday

    "Maintaining independence for older adults is both a public health and a clinical priority, and modifying lifestyle is an important approach to maintaining independence," said Dr. Thomas Gill, one of the study's researchers and a professor of geriatric medicine at Yale University's School of Medicine.

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  17. A Chair For My PaatiRead the original story

    May 24, 2014 | Outlook

    In an ageist world where toddlers, teens and adults dominate the consumer graph, a trio in Chennai are thinking about growing needs of the rapidly greying - and largely ignored - section of the population.

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  18. In FocusRead the original story

    May 29, 2014 | Independent News Herald Online

    Trinity Gruenberg trinity@inhnews.com I am a bit of a night owl. I am so use to being awake until 3 a.m. when I was bartending that I find it difficult to fall asleep at a decent time.

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  19. Five Financial Stresses in Retirement and How to CopeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2014 | Hispanic Business

    Oh, the retirement years -- hours of relaxation, visiting family and doing many of the activities you've always wanted to do.

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  20. Five top stressors in retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2014 | WTLV

    Some research suggests that retirees experience less stress than when they were working, a lot depends on the person, experts say.

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