Elderly - Latest News on Elderly | Read Breaking News on Zee News

2 min of intense exercise helps elderly stay healthy

Last Updated: Monday, July 28, 2014, 15:00

Experts have revealed that intense workout regime for only 2 minutes twice a week over a month and a half would help people aged over 60 stay fit and lowered their chance of suffering a heart attack or stroke.

Daily fish oil improves brain function in elderly

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 16, 2014, 21:11

Regular use of fish oil supplements may significantly reduce cognitive decline and improve brain function in older adults, says a study.

New compound that could halt Alzheimer`s progression identified

Last Updated: Saturday, June 28, 2014, 12:14

Sidney Strickland`s Laboratory of Neurobiology and Genetics at Rockefeller University have identified a compound that might halt the progression of Alzheimer`s by interfering with the role amyloid-beta, a small protein that forms plaques in Alzheimer`s brains, plays in the formation of blood clots.

Statins lower physical activity in older men: Study

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 10, 2014, 13:04

Muscle pain, fatigue, and weakness are common side effects in patients prescribed statins, according to a new study.

Depression in elderly associated with Alzheimer`s risk

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 10, 2014, 12:01

A new study has revealed that depression builds up beta-amyloid plaque in the brain that could cause Alzheimer`s in aged people.

Doc claims `Fifty Shades of Grey` is reason behind increasing STIs in elderly

Last Updated: Thursday, May 29, 2014, 15:13

A doctor has claimed that because of ` Fifty Shades of Grey` elderly people are encouraged to have unsafe sex and catch diseases like chlamydia, syphilis and gonorrhea.

Smiling can help fight memory loss

Last Updated: Tuesday, May 06, 2014, 08:57

A new study has revealed that humor and laughter can help lessen the damage that stress hormone cortisol has on memory and learning ability in the elderly.

Internet can help reduce depression among elderly

Last Updated: Saturday, April 19, 2014, 09:31

A new research that followed the lives of thousands of retired older Americans for six years, found that Internet use among the elderly can reduce the chances of depression by more than 30 percent.

First Prev 1 2 3 4 5  .. Next Last