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Black and Hispanic populations are disproportionately affected by COVID-19, shows study

Black and Hispanic populations are disproportionately affected by COVID-19, shows study

Analysis of social media messages reveals struggles of care home staff during COVID-19 first wave

Analysis of social media messages reveals struggles of care home staff during COVID-19 first wave

Study: 58% of adults over 50 are willing to receive COVID-19 vaccination

Study: 58% of adults over 50 are willing to receive COVID-19 vaccination

Study shows how air pollution exposures affect mental health in older people

Study shows how air pollution exposures affect mental health in older people

Stronger relationships between nursing homes and health systems can enhance patient care

Stronger relationships between nursing homes and health systems can enhance patient care

Study confirms link between gut microbiota and Alzheimer's disease

Study confirms link between gut microbiota and Alzheimer's disease

Study examines the effects of simple measures on the health of active older adults

Study examines the effects of simple measures on the health of active older adults

Fewer older adults may be experiencing restricting symptoms at the end of life

Fewer older adults may be experiencing restricting symptoms at the end of life

Seniors form COVID pods to ward off isolation this winter

Seniors form COVID pods to ward off isolation this winter

People with multiple depressive symptoms have higher stroke risk

People with multiple depressive symptoms have higher stroke risk

Study analyzes racial disparities in end-of-life care

Study analyzes racial disparities in end-of-life care

Potentially inappropriate medication prescribing linked with increased hospitalizations, costs

Potentially inappropriate medication prescribing linked with increased hospitalizations, costs

Study finds characteristics of nursing home residents more likely to be hospitalized after ED visit

Study finds characteristics of nursing home residents more likely to be hospitalized after ED visit

New study details how Michigan nursing homes limited the spread of coronavirus

New study details how Michigan nursing homes limited the spread of coronavirus

Gene variations that regulate dopamine levels in the brain may influence mobility of elderly, frail adults

Gene variations that regulate dopamine levels in the brain may influence mobility of elderly, frail adults

Older adults use cannabis for medical purposes, study finds

Older adults use cannabis for medical purposes, study finds

NIH awards $13.8 million to conduct studies on pre-dementia and Alzheimer's disease

NIH awards $13.8 million to conduct studies on pre-dementia and Alzheimer's disease

Study finds 94% of dementia caregivers in Australia are sleep deprived

Study finds 94% of dementia caregivers in Australia are sleep deprived

Research shows the validity, reliability of isokinetic strength testing of older adults with COPD and stroke

Research shows the validity, reliability of isokinetic strength testing of older adults with COPD and stroke

Older racial and ethnic minority nursing home residents suffer the most from COVID-19

Older racial and ethnic minority nursing home residents suffer the most from COVID-19