The limited mobility of stroke survivors puts them at increased risk of osteoporosis, broken bones and falls—but most are never screened for these problems.
Speculative research is probing a possible link between gum disease and Alzheimer's.
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For elderly Americans, dog walking is about as enjoyable as it gets when it comes to exercise—just remember to factor in the risks for falls.
Immediate treatment with antibiotics is critical for older adults, as untreated cases can lead to bloodstream infection and death.
New research puts to rest old fears.
Diet, exercise and environmental factors can all influence progression of age-related macular degeneration.
There's help available for women experiencing menopause symptoms related to mood.
This superfood is a weapon against weight gain, belly fat and diabetes.
Researchers suspect high levels of a key hormone in the blood could hint at a person's risk of developing age-related ailments, such as weakness and poor balance.
Research suggests moderate, regular fitness activity—cycling outdoors, especially—could help keep your mind and body young, lowering the risk of early death.
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