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March 3, 2017

What’s Next in Health Technology

…they’re poised to revolutionize healthcare—and with it, aging. Here’s a sampling of what’s coming up very soon and down the road. Get Ready These health tech devices are already here…

May 1, 2019

Four Fast Answers about toxins

…time, environmental health researchers are studying how the “exposome”- the combination of all chemical, social, and nutritional factors – impacts health and disease throughout life. Who are most vulnerable to…

February 10, 2017

Doctor House Calls Are the Next Big Thing

…Medicare may cover telehealth services for people with certain chronic conditions that need regular follow-up. In addition to primary care for minor health complaints, several telehealth services now include behavioral…

July 9, 2013

Fun for the Brain: Dances That Fight Cognitive Decline

…our brain in these ways: Sharpens mental acuity (that’s because dancing involves split-second decision making) “Rewires” the brain or improves neural connections and increases mental capacity Generates new brain pathways…

March 14, 2013

Toolbar: Flex Your Brain with the Strong Mind Puzzles App

Our brains aren’t like our biceps – it’s harder to know what to do to keep them in good shape as we age. But with Brain Awareness Week in full…

August 22, 2017

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

…status, vitamin levels and potential toxins. The personalized regimen he then recommends is based on lifestyle adjustments. It is meant to both prevent brain decline and to restore brain functioning…

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@ The Center: Tips and Support for Healthy Eating Series – Brain Health

…weekly discussion and support group about healthy eating strategies. This week will focus on suggestions and ideas for brain health from recent research and protocols. Space is limited to 12…

March 22, 2016

The fun of stilt-dancing in your 70s — and more from the week online

…Center responds in depth Transportation Seven services expanding mobility for aging Americans Brain health 20 tips to keep your brain sharp Health One in six older adults could be at…

February 26, 2013

Can You Believe the Health News?

health advice, symptoms, or a medical “breakthrough,” head for reliable sources: The National Institutes of Health The MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention The American Cancer…

September 8, 2016

This Study Needs You

…or drink, and other minutia of their lifestyles, as well as their genetic information, and then to undergo health tests at regular intervals. According to the National Institutes of Health,…

April 26, 2013

Top 8 eHealth Resources

…Ages. From mobile apps to content-rich websites, electronic health resources and tools can improve your health literacy, keeping you empowered and helping you to stay healthier. Here’s a list of…

April 10, 2013

Seven Health Myths

…about health are (still) true and which aren’t? Here are seven myths, and what health experts are saying about them now. 1. Eggs Hurt Your Heart For years, we’ve been…

December 2, 2019

The surprising benefits of getting creative

…reserve, which is excess connectivity of parts of the brain to other parts of the brain, meaning the brain is well connected through these billions of axons between neurons, it…

May 17, 2017

Health Update: Cannabis May Reverse Aging in Older Brains

…can access lots of endocannabinoids, this confuses the brain. But when you give THC to old brains, they have less endocannabinoid binding affinity, so the brain experiences a plasticity change…

October 25, 2015

Princess Leila, Older Woman — and more from the week online

…it Just days before the World Health Organization announced that processed and red meats contribute to certain cancers, another team of scientists published showing that seniors’ brain volume — especially…