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Are Latin America and the Caribbean ready to meet the health challenges of the coming senior boom?

Are Latin America and the Caribbean ready to meet the health challenges of the coming senior boom?

Ageing population and technological progress combine to drive European orthopaedic braces and supports market

Ageing population and technological progress combine to drive European orthopaedic braces and supports market

Surgery for angina in the elderly provides long-term mortality

Surgery for angina in the elderly provides long-term mortality

Atrial fibrillation patients often receive needless treatment

Atrial fibrillation patients often receive needless treatment

Two new findings in the field of primary prevention for dementia and Alzheimer’s disease

Two new findings in the field of primary prevention for dementia and Alzheimer’s disease

Complying with new flu guidelines may be impractical and costly

Complying with new flu guidelines may be impractical and costly

Manuka honey effective treatment for leg ulcers

Manuka honey effective treatment for leg ulcers

Regular exercise boosts immune system in older men

Regular exercise boosts immune system in older men

Los Angeles County Health Department confirms third West Nile virus victim

Los Angeles County Health Department confirms third West Nile virus victim

Study finds no link between dental amalgam fillings containing mercury and disease

Study finds no link between dental amalgam fillings containing mercury and disease

Nicotine replacement therapy shown to help teenagers and women

Nicotine replacement therapy shown to help teenagers and women

Longer rehabilitation by six months helps elderly patients to more fully recover from hip fractures

Longer rehabilitation by six months helps elderly patients to more fully recover from hip fractures

Increased dementia risk after stroke

Increased dementia risk after stroke

Scientists have developed the first mouse model Werner’s syndrome

Scientists have developed the first mouse model Werner’s syndrome

Independent analysis of the Medicare-approved drug discount cards has found that average seniors will save

Independent analysis of the Medicare-approved drug discount cards has found that average seniors will save

Revised cholesterol-lowering guidelines constitute a major risk to public health

Revised cholesterol-lowering guidelines constitute a major risk to public health

Vitamin E has potential benefit in fighting colds in the elderly

Vitamin E has potential benefit in fighting colds in the elderly

Combination therapies improve prostate cancer survival rates

Combination therapies improve prostate cancer survival rates

Mixed effects for vitamin E against respiratory infections

Mixed effects for vitamin E against respiratory infections

Students will temporarily lose their sight in an attempt to gain an understanding of what it could be like to have vision impairment

Students will temporarily lose their sight in an attempt to gain an understanding of what it could be like to have vision impairment