A healthy lifestyle can help you feel and look your best, but new research published in Circulation, the journal of the American Heart Association (AHA), suggests it can also increase longevity by 14 years for women and 12 years for men.
Seniors who are physically fit are less likely to struggle to find the words they’re looking for and are better able to express themselves verbally.
For many of us, the ability to drive contributes to a more satisfying, more independent life, especially as we age, but vehicle safety concerns and fatal crash rates based on distances driven increase significantly in older adults.
A class of drugs used to reduce stomach acid in people with heartburn or ulcers may not be completely safe for older adults, according to a recent study.
Regular exercise and physical activity is important to maintain good health as we age, and according to a small study, resistance training is vital to prevent frailty in older women.
New research published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal (CMAJ) suggests opioid use in older adults is associated with an increased risk of falling and a higher risk of death.
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