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Poll: Reduced activity during the pandemic may have increased older adults' fall risk

Poll: Reduced activity during the pandemic may have increased older adults' fall risk

New model can help clinicians to predict 40-day mortality risk in hospitalized COVID-19 patients

New model can help clinicians to predict 40-day mortality risk in hospitalized COVID-19 patients

How a doctor breaks norms to treat refugees and recent immigrants

How a doctor breaks norms to treat refugees and recent immigrants

‘Social prescribing’ may help lonely older adults to avoid harmful sedatives and painkillers

‘Social prescribing’ may help lonely older adults to avoid harmful sedatives and painkillers

Teen volunteers get a foot in the door for nursing home careers

Teen volunteers get a foot in the door for nursing home careers

Doctors weigh pros and cons of prescribing hot-button Alzheimer’s drug

Doctors weigh pros and cons of prescribing hot-button Alzheimer’s drug

Study quantifies the impact of loneliness in old age on life and health expectancy

Study quantifies the impact of loneliness in old age on life and health expectancy

Digital technologies amplify the ability to detect subtle differences in cognitive function tests

Digital technologies amplify the ability to detect subtle differences in cognitive function tests

New tool allows surgeons to pinpoint breast tumors more easily

New tool allows surgeons to pinpoint breast tumors more easily

Animal and plant-based protein-rich foods are not metabolically equivalent, finds study

Animal and plant-based protein-rich foods are not metabolically equivalent, finds study

Updated version of AGS Minimum Geriatrics Competencies for Graduating Medical Students published

Updated version of AGS Minimum Geriatrics Competencies for Graduating Medical Students published

New AASM position statement emphasizes that sleep is a biological necessity

New AASM position statement emphasizes that sleep is a biological necessity

New model identifies effective dissemination strategies for Type 2 diabetes guidelines

New model identifies effective dissemination strategies for Type 2 diabetes guidelines

Socially engaged older women higher odds of experiencing emotional abuse or mistreatment

Socially engaged older women higher odds of experiencing emotional abuse or mistreatment

New poll suggests older adults must watch their alcohol intake during pandemic

New poll suggests older adults must watch their alcohol intake during pandemic

Study reveals prevalence of multimorbidity among people using methamphetamine

Study reveals prevalence of multimorbidity among people using methamphetamine

Methamphetamine users more susceptible to have medical, mental, and substance use issues

Methamphetamine users more susceptible to have medical, mental, and substance use issues

Tips for older adults to regain their game after being cooped up for more than a year

Tips for older adults to regain their game after being cooped up for more than a year

Social interventions also prolong life in medical patients

Social interventions also prolong life in medical patients

Aiding her dying husband, a geriatrician learns the emotional and physical toll of caregiving

Aiding her dying husband, a geriatrician learns the emotional and physical toll of caregiving