Last Updated: Thursday, April 03, 2014, 00:39
Hearing loss among old people leaves a deep impact in their personality as well, research finds.
Last Updated: Thursday, April 03, 2014, 00:37
Researchers have suggested that age-related sleep decline can be prevented and might even be reversible.
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 26, 2014, 16:04
Thanks to the identification of the common risk factors involved and national public health initiatives, heart disease deaths have almost halved over the past 40-50 years, especially in high income countries.
Last Updated: Friday, March 21, 2014, 18:58
Diseases like diabetes and high blood pressure in in middle age can significantly increase the risk of brain damage which could lead to problems like dememtia and memory loss later in life.
Last Updated: Sunday, March 16, 2014, 19:18
Contagious yawning may not be linked to empathy and tiredness and could decrease as one ages, a new study has found.
Last Updated: Sunday, March 16, 2014, 19:16
Scientists have found that a particular gene in some elderly people may prevent them from fully reaping the health benefits of exercise.
Last Updated: Tuesday, March 04, 2014, 21:11
President Pranab Mukherjee today said traditional medical healing techniques should be explored in order to find cure for new-age diseases.
Last Updated: Monday, March 03, 2014, 10:26
Researchers have identified mutations in a gene that can reduce the risk of developing type 2 diabetes, even in people who have risk factors such as obesity and old age.