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Is Cancer avoidable at older age?

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 15, 2014, 15:10

Cancer might be avoided as one grows older as it apparently decreases with age, according to the researchers.

Older people can enhance quality of life with just 20 mins walk every day

Last Updated: Wednesday, May 28, 2014, 14:04

A new study has revealed that older people can increase their quality of life with just little mobility, that could include 20 minutes walk per day.

Just 25 min of daily exercise could help you stay active in your 70s and 80s

Last Updated: Wednesday, May 28, 2014, 14:00

Researchers have said that older people who undertake at least 25 minutes of moderate or vigorous exercise everyday need fewer prescriptions and are less likely to be admitted to hospital in an emergency.

Vitamin D supplements have little effect on risk of falls among older people: Lancet

Last Updated: Thursday, April 24, 2014, 11:13

Researchers have claimed that there is no evidence to back up the theory that vitamin D supplements prevent falls.

Number of dependent older people globally likely to triple by 2050

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.

Why older people are prone to developing joint disorders

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.

Social media can support healthiness of older people: Study

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.

Older people stop foraging too early resulting in memory decline

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.

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