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.
Last Updated: Wednesday, February 26, 2014, 13:37
A new study has found that older individuals who are vitamin D deficient also tend to have compromised immune function.
Last Updated: Sunday, February 23, 2014, 14:52
A new study has revealed that lowering morning and higher evening cortisol levels contribute to frailty in older individuals.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 18, 2014, 11:49
A team of researchers is working on a pill that could help people lose weight, avoid diabetes and even hold off the effects of old age.
Last Updated: Wednesday, February 12, 2014, 15:07
Researchers are exploring the role of age on the happiness that people receive from both the ordinary and the extraordinary experiences in our lives.
Last Updated: Tuesday, January 14, 2014, 11:48
new study has found that an elderly person can improve their reasoning ability and the speed at which their brain processes things by taking brief mental training sessions.
Last Updated: Tuesday, January 14, 2014, 11:46
A new study by a multi-institutional team of researchers has revealed that exercises meant to boost mental sharpness can benefit older adults as many as 10 years after they received the cognitive training.
Last Updated: Saturday, December 28, 2013, 11:30
Experts have jotted down five golden rules for a healthy lifestyle which according to them are a key to staying healthy and fit during old age.