Last Updated: Sunday, April 06, 2014, 16:47
A study has found that calcium supplementation, with or without vitamin D, does not increase coronary heart disease or cause mortality risk in elderly women.
Last Updated: Sunday, April 06, 2014, 16:07
A new study has shown that long-term low levels of vitamin D intake are associated with higher 10-year fracture risk in elderly women.
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: 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: Thursday, March 13, 2014, 14:01
Researchers have shown that boosting self-esteem can help buffer potential health threats typically associated with the transition into older adulthood.
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 12, 2014, 13:44
Researchers have suggested that a diet high in protein, particularly animal protein, may help elderly individuals maintain a higher level of physical, psychological, and social function.
Last Updated: Monday, February 17, 2014, 11:31
A new study has revealed that feeling extreme loneliness can increase an older person`s chances of premature death by 14 percent.
Last Updated: Friday, January 10, 2014, 22:25
An increasing number of elderly men are opting for testosterone therapy - often without prescription - purportedly to enhance their sex drive.