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Older adults

Older adults with COVID-19 at high risk for Alzheimer

Sep 14, 2022
According to a study, older persons who were infected with COVID-19 have a much greater risk of getting Alzheimer's disease within a year--up to 50% to 80% higher than a control group.

Half of older adults now die with dementia, shows study

Apr 2, 2022
According to a new study, nearly half of all older adults now die with a diagnosis of dementia listed on their medical record, up 36 per cent from two decades ago.

Older adults' medication can be improved by smart packaging: Study

Feb 26, 2022
A new study has found that older adults are open to using smart packaging to improve their medication-taking experience.

Study: Socialising improves cognitive function in older adults

Jan 22, 2022
Socialising with others is important for mental health and wellbeing, and it may help improve cognition, as well -- especially for older adults.

Pandemic solitude was positive experience for many: Study

Nov 1, 2021
New research has found that time spent alone during the pandemic led to positive effects on well-being across all ages.

Leaky gut syndrome in elderly can be improved by polyphenol-rich diets: Study

Oct 31, 2021
The increase of intestinal permeability is linked to factors such as aging, food allergies and intolerances, and unhealthy diets.

Stimulant usage in older adults linked with higher risk of cardiovascular events in first month

Oct 30, 2021
Researchers also found that the risk of CV events was highest in the first month of use but then started to trend downward at the 180-day mark and also at one year after use.

Too little, too much sleep linked to cognitive decline: Study

Oct 21, 2021
Poor sleep and Alzheimer's disease are both associated with cognitive decline, and separating out the effects of each has proven challenging.

Older adults more willing to help others, but mostly those in same country

Oct 12, 2021
Older adults around the world are more willing to donate to charity than younger people, but will prioritise charitable organisations operating within their own country, new research finds.

Study: Diet contributes to cognitive resilience in elderly

Sep 23, 2021
A new study has found that older adults may benefit from a specific diet called the MIND diet.

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