Clostridium difficile is an intestinal infection that is more lethal for elderly people.
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New research from the Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism has just been published explaining how a new treatment for osteoporosis may lead to an extension of life.
For better heart health, higher intake of folate and vitamin B6 may be a best bet.
A new study explains that basic physical exercise as adults age may help counter the negative effects aging has on the brain and may also help improve memory.
Many care homes were shut down because they were unable to meet the standards.
Researchers have now come up with a diagnostic test or a way of safely scanning the brain for the presence of these amyloid plaques.
A new suggestion by the Department of Veterans Affairs may assist veterans experiencing health issues due to exposure to Agent Orange while serving in Korea.
Commonly found and discussed in children, ADHD can affect adults as well.
Not only could living on a busy road be the cause of some sleepness nights, but it could also increase stroke risk, specifically for older individuals, a new study may show.
New studies have shown that seniors with insomnia may reap large benefits from a short duration, individual therapy session.