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Cognitive Decline, NYU Aging Incubator, NYU, NYU Rory Meyers College of Nursing, Aging

Older Adults Are Increasingly Identifying - But Still Likely Underestimating - Cognitive Impairment in Their Families

An increasing number of older adults are reporting cognitive impairment in their families over the past two decades, according to a new study led by researchers at NYU Rory Meyers College of Nursing and East Carolina University's Brody School of Medicine.

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Chron's, Crohn Disease, Jewish, jewish genetics, Ashkenazi, Ashkenazi Jews, Gene Analysis, Gene, lrrk2 gene, LRRK2 inhibitor, Parkinson Disease, Parkinson Disease Treatment, Gene Therapy, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Mount Sinai Health System, Genomics, Drug Treatment, Disease, Crohn's Disease, Lrrk2

Mount Sinai Researchers Discover Possible Link between Crohn’s & Parkinson’s Disease in Jewish Population

Findings could lead to new treatments and early diagnosis

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Gender, Aging, Sociology, Health, Housework

Somebody Has to Dust!

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A new study from the University of Utah that examined gender, health and housework among married, heterosexual couples who are no longer employed found a woman’s health has to be considerably impaired before she stops doing chores and her husband takes on more of those duties.

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Alzheimer's Disease, Parkinson's Disease, Pfizer, Research, Neurodegenative Disease, Binghamton, Binghamton University, SUNY Binghamton, State University of New York at Binghamton, Drugs, Medicine, Pharmaceuticals, Psychology, Drug Therapy

Pfizer Halting Research Into Alzheimer's and Parkinson's Treatments Comes at a Difficult Time

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Ut Southwestern, Exercise, Cardiology

Proper Exercise Can Reverse Damage From Heart Aging

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Exercise can reverse damage to sedentary, aging hearts and help prevent risk of future heart failure – if it’s enough exercise, and if it’s begun in time, according to a new study by cardiologists at UT Southwestern and Texas Health Resources.

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Scleroderma, Stem Cell Transplant, Autoimmune Disease

Cross-Disciplinary Program Improves Surgical Outcomes for Older Patients

Compared to younger adults, older people have higher rates of complications from surgery. But many problems can be avoided by intervening with assessments and risk-reduction strategies before, during and after procedures.

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Mayo Clinic, 行使, 痴呆, 记忆, 思维

新的指导方针:尝试通过锻炼来改善记忆和思维

对于轻度认知障碍(mild cognitive impairment)的患者,如果医生所开的药方是锻炼而不是药物治疗,请不要感到惊讶。 新的指导方针建议该病患者每周锻炼两次以改善记忆和思维。 该建议是在美国神经病学会医学杂志“神经病学”(Neurology)上发表的更新的轻度认知障碍指南的一部分。

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JAMA dermatology, anti-aging, middle-aged women, Northwestern Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Dermatology

Facial Exercises Help Middle-Aged Women Appear More Youthful

A 30-minute daily or alternate-day facial exercise program sustained over 20 weeks improved the facial appearance of middle-aged women, resulting in a younger appearance with fuller upper and lower cheeks, reports a new Northwestern Medicine study.







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