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Amish have internal 'fountain of youth' - Study

The first genetic mutation that appears to protect against multiple aspects of biological aging in humans has been discovered in an extended family of Old Order Amish living in the vicinity of Berne, Indiana, report Northwestern Medicine scientists. 2,277 more words


Serious signs of declining health in family members

The holidays bring families together.

And while a lot of the time is spent around the dinner table, we should really use the visit to check in with older adults — to make sure everything is OK. 89 more words


Managing arthritis in the hands - MNT

I have mentioned ‘personal posts’ previously. Well, arthritis pains in the hands are something I live with daily. It doesn’t get more personal than this. For the past 15 years. 1,457 more words


Mushrooms may help to slow aging - MNT

It’s always gratifying to run across information that may indicate an ally in the battle of aging in which we are all engaged. Medical News Today… 597 more words


Are there alternatives to Flomax?

This post is primarily for senior guys, folks who may be involved with senior guys, or middle aged guys who may want to peek into the not too distant future. 1,130 more words


Losing weight through diet and exercise helps brain blood circulation in older diabetics - Study

Once again we have it demonstrated that diet and exercise prove beneficial even to seniors suffering from diabetes, according to HealthyinAging.org.

Type 2 diabetes affects blood circulation. 520 more words


Long-term care options for the elderly

Finding affordable long-term options for the elderly can be tough.

When deciding the perfect situation, many factors such as price, amenities, home-health assisted-living all come into play. 51 more words

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