Last Updated: Friday, September 20, 2013, 13:30
By the middle of the century, the number of dependent older people in the world will nearly treble to 277 million, with almost half of those suffering from dementia, according to a new report.
Last Updated: Wednesday, June 12, 2013, 19:08
A new study has revealed that scheduled exercise, regular meals and the periodic warming and cooling of joints could relieve the symptoms of osteoarthritis in older people.
Last Updated: Wednesday, April 17, 2013, 19:05
The use of social media by older people can offer valuable additional support in cases of sickness and diseases, a new research has revealed.
Last Updated: Wednesday, April 17, 2013, 15:14
Older people struggle to recall items because they flit too often between `patches` in their memories, a new study has suggested.
Last Updated: Sunday, March 31, 2013, 11:18
Antipsychotic medication, used to control behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia in older people, is known to have negative side effects and increases the risk of stroke and death.
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Making exercise a part of daily routine can reduce falls in older adults, according to researchers.
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Just two single vodka and orange drinks were enough to slow down reaction time in older adults.
Last Updated: Thursday, September 23, 2010, 00:00
A new study reveals just two single vodka and orange drinks are enough to slow down reactions in older adults.