Last Updated: Friday, November 22, 2013, 09:35
Older adults who follow dietary guidelines tend to have a better quality of life and less trouble getting around and taking care of themselves, according to a new study.
Last Updated: Saturday, November 16, 2013, 16:14
A donor`s age may have no impact on the outcome of corneal transplants, a study in the US journal Ophthalmology said Friday.
Last Updated: Saturday, November 16, 2013, 12:08
A new study has revealed that enhanced extracts made from special antioxidants in spearmint and rosemary reduce deficits caused by mild cognitive impairment, which can be a precursor to Alzheimer`s disease.
Last Updated: Monday, October 28, 2013, 19:10
A new study has revealed that skin-to-skin contact between mother and baby in the delivery room is linked positively to an increased likelihood for exclusive breastfeeding.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 23, 2013, 11:37
A new study has revealed that older men and women who are consistent internet users are twice as likely to participate in screening for colorectal cancer compared with those who do not use the internet.
Last Updated: Sunday, October 13, 2013, 15:48
In a breakthrough, researchers, led by an Indian-origin scientist, have found a potential treatment for AMD - the leading cause of blindness among elderly - that could be delivered via eye drops.
Last Updated: Thursday, October 10, 2013, 19:43
A new study led by Indian origin researcher has identified a possible topical treatment for age-related macular degeneration (AMD) in a study of mice that shows promise for clinical use.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 09, 2013, 15:54
The hazards of smoking are well known. But what is not so well known is that smoking can also be a reason for vision loss in people at or above the age of 50 years.