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Risk adjustment model predicts how often elderly people seek treatment in hospital

Researchers develop risk adjustment model for elderly.

16 Dec 2019 11:16 AM

Death has become overly medicalised over the last century

More Americans are dying at home rather than in hospitals.

12 Dec 2019 12:03 PM

Here’s why belly fat increases as we age

Study finds way to prevent age-related metabolic disease.

17 Nov 2019 12:36 PM

Tips for good sex as you grow old

Why let age douse your fiery affair?

02 Oct 2019 4:16 PM

Weight gain comes with old age due to this factor

Our body tends to slow down its process of breaking down fats as we age.

10 Sep 2019 1:39 PM

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Improve cognitive ability in old age with exercise

Exercise is good for aging brain: Study.

28 Aug 2019 10:27 AM

Relatives financially abuse elders more than strangers

Study finds relatives financially abuse elders more than strangers.

16 Aug 2019 11:13 AM

Maintain a good lifestyle now for a healthy future

Your health in middle age predict how healthy you'll be later in life: Study.

03 Jun 2019 7:00 PM

Puzzles improve brain function

Playing puzzles makes brains of older adults sharper.

17 May 2019 10:32 AM

Anger can be damaging to health in old age

In old age, anger can have physical manifestations such arthritis and heart disease.

10 May 2019 2:13 PM

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Walking a leashed dog not advisable for senior citizens

Older adults at risk of injuries, factures for walking dogs: Study.

09 Mar 2019 8:47 PM

Obesity generating diet may affect old adults

Older adults consuming high-fat diet are more prone to heart failure and diabetes.

04 Mar 2019 11:00 AM

Advantages of being married

Benefits of marriage – better physical and mental health.

28 Jan 2019 1:54 PM

Depression in old age can be prevented by visits to the museum and cinema

Those benefits were also independent of whether or not people had contact with friends and family or took part in social activities.

14 Dec 2018 4:38 PM

Eating more oily fish can reduce risk of health issues in old age by a quarter

This comes as the rising number of people living into old age has also seen chronic diseases increase among the population.

19 Oct 2018 4:36 PM

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Grandmother says she has only drank 4 cans of Pepsi a day since she was 13

She orders Pepsi when they go out to eat since she doesn’t like to drink alcohol as well.

15 Oct 2018 8:46 PM

This 111-year-old man still hits the gym every day thanks to his positivity

The man was also able to perform headstands in his 80s and used to go for morning aerobics classes in his 90s.

14 Sep 2018 5:10 PM

Men can maintain a healthy sex life in their 70s if they stick to Mediterranean diet

The findings suggest that sticking to this healthy diet in middle age can enable men to be sexually active without drugs well in their 70s.

30 Aug 2018 6:51 PM

Psychologists explain why old people tend to be more racist

The fear created by mortality causes a need for identity and belonging which pushes people towards prejudice.

09 Jul 2018 12:39 PM

100-year-old woman reveals secret to long life

Centenarian has claimed that the secret to her long life is a daily glass of Guinness.

11 May 2018 4:11 PM

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