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Subclinical cardiovascular disease linked to higher risk of falling in older adults

Subclinical cardiovascular disease linked to higher risk of falling in older adults

Experts explain what happens after hip fracture in older adults

Experts explain what happens after hip fracture in older adults

Exercise program improves anxiety, mood in older adults who received chemotherapy

Exercise program improves anxiety, mood in older adults who received chemotherapy

Perspectives on how to communicate to older adults about stopping cancer screening

Perspectives on how to communicate to older adults about stopping cancer screening

Mount Sinai Health System partners with Workforce Opportunity Services to support veterans

Mount Sinai Health System partners with Workforce Opportunity Services to support veterans

Breaking the barriers for transgender health care

Breaking the barriers for transgender health care

More seniors are dying in falls. Doctors could do more to reduce the risk.

More seniors are dying in falls. Doctors could do more to reduce the risk.

In secret, seniors discuss ‘rational suicide’

In secret, seniors discuss ‘rational suicide’

Researchers estimate the prevalence of chronic pain among cancer survivors

Researchers estimate the prevalence of chronic pain among cancer survivors

Study reveals link between WTC dust and prostate cancer

Study reveals link between WTC dust and prostate cancer

People with higher multimorbidity scores have faster brain decline, greater suicide risk

People with higher multimorbidity scores have faster brain decline, greater suicide risk

Study provides new insight into the heritability of coronary artery disease

Study provides new insight into the heritability of coronary artery disease

Government policy and infrastructure have substantial impact on hospitalization of seniors

Government policy and infrastructure have substantial impact on hospitalization of seniors

Most people visiting testing clinics before elective surgery lack advance directive

Most people visiting testing clinics before elective surgery lack advance directive

Research identifies new approach to staving off the detrimental effects of aging

Research identifies new approach to staving off the detrimental effects of aging

Mount Sinai researchers win a contract from DARPA to develop technology that measures threat exposures

Mount Sinai researchers win a contract from DARPA to develop technology that measures threat exposures

Weighing risks and benefits of antidepressant medication for older adults

Weighing risks and benefits of antidepressant medication for older adults

Researchers find lower opioid prescriptions rates in states that implemented medical cannabis laws

Researchers find lower opioid prescriptions rates in states that implemented medical cannabis laws

International research collaboration uses FDA-approved drugs to slow aging in nematodes

International research collaboration uses FDA-approved drugs to slow aging in nematodes

Mount Sinai receives highest quality rating for adult cardiac valve surgery

Mount Sinai receives highest quality rating for adult cardiac valve surgery