Author: Kathleen Doheny

Monday, March 26, 2018

More positivity, less dementia?

Monday, February 26, 2018

Good news about bad pain

Thursday, January 11, 2018

…and the good news is…

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

The End of Alzheimer’s? Dale Bredesen Says It’s Doable

In his revolutionary book, the neurologist says we can prevent Alzheimer’s and even reverse it.

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Is Your Doc Giving You the Best Osteoporosis Advice?

Your PCP may not be up to date with the latest thinking on calcium and heart health, vitamin D levels and which exercises help. Here’s the scoop.

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Exercise for Arthritis? There’s an App for That.

Got osteoarthritis? Physical activity really does help. Learn how to make exercise work for you.

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Stalling Dementia: Is Exercise the Ticket?

Researchers think a dose of vigorous exercise might prevent mild cognitive impairment from progressing to dementia. You can help them find out.

Tuesday, December 20, 2016

What’s the Deal with the A1C Blood Test?

A newish blood sugar test is leading to sometimes confusing diagnoses of pre-diabetes and diabetes.

Tuesday, July 12, 2016

What’s New in Osteoarthritis Pain Relief?

Some experimental remedies are proving effective, and new treatment options are in the pipeline.

Wednesday, May 25, 2016

How Healthy Are You? A New Study Might Make You Rethink.

Fifty percent of seniors considered healthy by doctors are actually not — and some who might seem unhealthy are just fine.

Friday, March 25, 2016

Vitamin C May Help You Prevent Cataracts or Slow Their Growth

In a new study, those who had high vitamin C intake had a lower risk of getting cataracts and a lower risk of cataract progression.

Monday, November 2, 2015

Is It Time to Fire Your Doctor?

Your doctor should treat you as an individual, not an age — it’s important for your health. Learn the red flags and what to do about it.

Monday, August 17, 2015

New Diet Slows the Brain’s Aging

The MIND diet does more than guard against Alzheimer’s – it could keep your brain sharp as you age.

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

The Latest in Aging Research

Fasting? Drugs? Genes? Bill Gifford, author of “Spring Chicken” separates the scams from the science.