According to sobering new statistics from the Alzheimer’s Association, the number of deaths from dementia has risen steeply in the past decade.
Author: Kathleen Doheny
Annual mammogram or bi-annual? PSA or no PSA? What’s the deal with the ever-changing recommendations on cancer screenings for older people?
Is the best savings strategy to have one bank account or two? New research suggests an answer – and some other ways to save.
Drugging of seniors with antipsychotics is widespread, and NYC nursing homes are doing more than their fair share of it.
Dr. Helen Fisher, scientific advisor to Match.com and an expert in human attraction, discusses the chemistry of love and what happens to it as we age
Poor sleep can cause memories to get stuck in our brains’ short-term storage, a new study shows, which might help explain why we forget names.
Loneliness is hard on your immune system. Whether you’re healthy or sick, it makes you vulnerable to ill health, according to new research.
Vitamin D, a hoped-for remedy, hasn’t panned out, but experts say these other less known and experimental remedies may help.