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Researchers uncover brain mechanism that makes high risk people resilient to bipolar disorder

Researchers uncover brain mechanism that makes high risk people resilient to bipolar disorder

Smoking increases risk of developing frailty in older adults

Smoking increases risk of developing frailty in older adults

Families incur largest financial burden linked to dementia care

Families incur largest financial burden linked to dementia care

Experts explore ways to improve safety of care for nursing home residents with dementia

Experts explore ways to improve safety of care for nursing home residents with dementia

Mount Sinai experts offer tips on knowing risks and detecting symptoms of ovarian cancer

Mount Sinai experts offer tips on knowing risks and detecting symptoms of ovarian cancer

Improving mental health treatment could reduce deaths among older adults at risk for suicide

Improving mental health treatment could reduce deaths among older adults at risk for suicide

Bipartisan collaboration may pave way for better health system

Bipartisan collaboration may pave way for better health system

Researchers explore use of potentially inappropriate medications among frail nursing home residents

Researchers explore use of potentially inappropriate medications among frail nursing home residents

New study examines potential Alzheimer's disease prevention strategies

New study examines potential Alzheimer's disease prevention strategies

Apathy linked to increased risk of death in nursing home patients

Apathy linked to increased risk of death in nursing home patients

University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center named one of nation's best hospitals for 2017–18

University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center named one of nation's best hospitals for 2017–18

Mount Sinai and Contessa Health join hands to extend hospital-level care at home program

Mount Sinai and Contessa Health join hands to extend hospital-level care at home program

Mediterranean, MIND-style diets linked to improved cognitive function in older people

Mediterranean, MIND-style diets linked to improved cognitive function in older people

Tai chi may help reduce rate of falls in older and at-risk adults

Tai chi may help reduce rate of falls in older and at-risk adults

West Virginia University research: Telenutrition can help aging adults in rural areas achieve weight loss

West Virginia University research: Telenutrition can help aging adults in rural areas achieve weight loss

Mount Sinai Health System honored with 2017 Most Wired award

Mount Sinai Health System honored with 2017 Most Wired award

Older adults receive more caregiver support at the end of life

Older adults receive more caregiver support at the end of life

Study explores how hospitalized older adults make decisions about choosing skilled nursing facilities

Study explores how hospitalized older adults make decisions about choosing skilled nursing facilities

Healthy lifestyle changes linked to survival and high functionality in older adults

Healthy lifestyle changes linked to survival and high functionality in older adults

Psychosocial factors play major role in well-being of older people, study says

Psychosocial factors play major role in well-being of older people, study says