Can We Live to 120? Do You Want To? [VIDEO]
Geriatrics
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Geriatrics
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Can We Live to 120? Do You Want To? [VIDEO]

Anthony Cirillo - October 5, 2013

Finance
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Long Term Care Commission Report Falls Short

Liz Seegert - October 1, 2013

This blog post first appeared on HealthCetera, from the Center for Health, Media & Policy at Hunter College, where I’m…

5 Simple Behaviors That May Ward Off Dementia
Geriatrics
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Geriatrics
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5 Simple Behaviors That May Ward Off Dementia

eCaring - September 28, 2013

How can you protect yourself against dementia? How can you protect yourself against dementia?While common risk factors for Alzheimer’s are…

Diagnostics
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What Causes Dementia? New Research Findings Point to Unexpected Factors

eCaring - September 25, 2013

Dementia is a slow-progressing, mysterious disease that has puzzled physicians, geriatricians, and neurologists for decades. Dementia is a slow-progressing, mysterious…

Using Wireless Networks to Detect Falls In the Elderly
eHealth
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eHealth
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Using Wireless Networks to Detect Falls In the Elderly

Danny Lieberman - September 19, 2013

I have been personally interested in home care for the elderly ever since my Mother passed away from MSA and…

Geriatrics
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Why Your Aging Parent May Be at Risk for Re-Hospitalization

eCaring - September 12, 2013

Both patients and families alike look forward to the day when a loved one can return to the comfort of…

Geriatrics
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Questions to Ask When Your Aging Parent Is Discharged from the Hospital

eCaring - September 10, 2013

Having an aging parent, spouse, or elderly loved one in the hospital can be a trying experience filled with stress…

Geriatrics
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Vitamin D and Bone Health for Active Adults

Kurtis Frank - August 31, 2013

Out of all the benefits of vitamin D, the ones that stand out most are those related to bone health,…

Storytelling Gives Dementia Patients Joy, Improves Medical Student Attitudes
Geriatrics
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Geriatrics
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Storytelling Gives Dementia Patients Joy, Improves Medical Student Attitudes

Tracy Granzyk - August 30, 2013

Earlier this summer I stumbled upon an AM Rounds post, the official blog of the journal, Academic Medicine, entitled

Geriatrics
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The Most Effective Ways to Manage and Prevent UTIs in the Elderly

eCaring - August 29, 2013

Urinary tract infections are the second most common type of infection in the human body, and account for about 8.1…