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Elderly patients can benefit from herniated disc surgery, study shows

Elderly patients can benefit from herniated disc surgery, study shows

Researcher develops new language intervention to help treat patients with rare form of dementia

Researcher develops new language intervention to help treat patients with rare form of dementia

High levels of education and income predict better cognitive skills for older Chinese people

High levels of education and income predict better cognitive skills for older Chinese people

Stroke prevention strategy may reduce incidence of dementia among older adults

Stroke prevention strategy may reduce incidence of dementia among older adults

Exercise improves strength, builds self-confidence in aging adults

Exercise improves strength, builds self-confidence in aging adults

Survey finds nearly 60% of seniors using cell phones while driving

Survey finds nearly 60% of seniors using cell phones while driving

FSU study finds no evidence that brain games improve cognitive function

FSU study finds no evidence that brain games improve cognitive function

Study finds positive health outcomes among married LGBT couples

Study finds positive health outcomes among married LGBT couples

Antimicrobial protein reduces creamy white lesions linked to oral thrush in mouse models

Antimicrobial protein reduces creamy white lesions linked to oral thrush in mouse models

Partnership for Quality Home Healthcare commends CMS for stopping pre-claim review demonstration

Partnership for Quality Home Healthcare commends CMS for stopping pre-claim review demonstration

Regular consumption of tea lowers risk of cognitive impairment in older adults, NUS study finds

Regular consumption of tea lowers risk of cognitive impairment in older adults, NUS study finds

CUMC researchers discover common genetic variant that impacts brain aging

CUMC researchers discover common genetic variant that impacts brain aging

Changes in the brain regions that process speech may be potential predictor of early dementia

Changes in the brain regions that process speech may be potential predictor of early dementia

Scientists develop first Canadian Brain Health Food Guide to help adults preserve thinking, memory skills

Scientists develop first Canadian Brain Health Food Guide to help adults preserve thinking, memory skills

Pre-surgery information can help predict cognitive decline after postoperative delirium, study finds

Pre-surgery information can help predict cognitive decline after postoperative delirium, study finds

High-dose flu vaccine appears to be effective at preventing post-influenza deaths among older adults

High-dose flu vaccine appears to be effective at preventing post-influenza deaths among older adults

Scientists developing new monitoring system for elders

Scientists developing new monitoring system for elders

Study finds sharp rise in number of older Americans taking multiple brain-affecting drugs

Study finds sharp rise in number of older Americans taking multiple brain-affecting drugs

Study links higher BMI to lower chances of getting hospice care

Study links higher BMI to lower chances of getting hospice care

Researchers receive $2.9 million grant to advance screening capabilities for suicide risk

Researchers receive $2.9 million grant to advance screening capabilities for suicide risk