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Find out about factors affecting life for older people with cancer

Researchers find physical and mental components of quality of life are likely affected by factors across different domains.

19 Dec 2017 8:38 AM

Researchers find way to stop vision loss among elderly

Almost 200 million people in the world have macular degeneration.

28 Nov 2017 5:36 PM

Elderly couple travels around the world, in public transport

Phil and Emma Whiting spent three weeks abroad 16 trains as they travelled through Europe, across Russia, Mongolia and eventually China.

24 Nov 2017 12:46 PM

Elderly who go out often have longer lives

According to researchers leaving the house daily is linked with lower risk of dying over an extended follow-up period.

24 Nov 2017 8:53 AM

Keeping a pet dog reduces risk of early death

Older people who live alone are 33 percent less likely to die over the next 12 years if they have a dog, according to a Swedish study.

18 Nov 2017 10:04 AM


Just 240ML of cherry juice daily ups sleep time by 84 mins in elderly

Previous research shows similar results pointing to the potential effects of Montmorency tart cherry juice on sleep.

29 Oct 2017 8:40 AM

Find out about the problems and insights for safe driving for people with diabetes

While judgment and quick reaction time are essential for safe driving, diabetes is one condition that may affect person’s ability to drive.

12 Oct 2017 4:24 PM

Old age delays perception of falls, says study

Researchers say findings will help shape development of wearable fall prevention technology.

12 Oct 2017 8:33 AM

Elderly with dementia at risk for inappropriate medications

Dementia is a syndrome characterized by deterioration in memory, thinking, behavior and daily functioning.

08 Oct 2017 10:03 AM

Rate of HIV in rise among elderly in Europe, says study

Study by researchers find steady growth over past 12 years in rates of new HIV cases in older people in region.

27 Sep 2017 9:17 AM


Old and deadly: Japan's drive to beat elderly road menace

Authorities in some regions have resorted to encouraging some of the 4.8 million drivers over 75 in Japan to hand over their licence.

26 Sep 2017 1:41 PM

Nutrition amongst elderly: 7 myths debunked

Loss of appetite can be ignored is one of the myths.

19 Sep 2017 2:31 PM

Being married affects sense of taste in couples

According to study, years of shared meals change what couples find appealing so that over time, their taste buds become similar.

13 Sep 2017 10:24 AM

Study says shaking a foot could well reverse ageing process

Research shows increase in hippocampus region of brain of elders which is related to decline and diseases like Alzheimer’s.

26 Aug 2017 1:40 PM

Eating an avocado everyday may boost memory in elderly, says study

Study suggests that fibre, lutein and other bioactives make avocados particularly effective at enriching eye health and brain health.

26 Aug 2017 10:16 AM


Village elders' vigour and zest for life inspire powerful photo series

Photographer captures the luminous spirit of the golden years in Himachal Pradesh.

15 Aug 2017 5:58 PM

Psychological problems a pertinent issue among elderly in India

According to research 43 pc elderly in India face psychological problems due to loneliness and other relationship issues.

01 Aug 2017 7:53 AM

Yoga may keep mind strong in elderly

Researchers found brain areas associated with cognitive functions like attention and memory to be stronger in elderly yoga practitioners.

15 Jul 2017 12:42 PM

Extra marital sex in elderly the new trend?

While it is easy to assume it is common in elderly since they have been married for longer time, the trend has just picked up since 2000.

14 Jul 2017 9:24 AM

Meeting heart-health goals can help elderly live longer

Study suggests the benefit of an ideal cardiovascular health includes reducing mortality and vascular events.

24 Jun 2017 11:33 AM