Tag: Elderly People

Age is just a number: Group of elderly people grooving 'Naagin beat' is the best thing on internet
Age is just a number: Group of elderly people grooving to 'Naagin' beat is best thing on internet

Certainly, ‘age is just a number’ and it may not be an excuse to live life on your own terms and restrict yourself from enjoying the moments. 

  • Saturday, 08 October 2022
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Hearing loss may indicate memory impairment for some

Los Angeles: Elderly people with a certain type of hearing loss may be more likely to also have memory loss and thinking problems called mild cognitive impairment, says a study. The study, presented at the American Academy of Neurology’s 70th Annual Meeting in Los Angeles, looked at people with peripheral age-related hearing loss, which is […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Inflammation linked to belly fat in elderly: Study

New York: Excess belly fat in older adults could be linked to inflammation, a finding that can help develop drugs that could enable elderly people burn fat, and decrease their odds of developing chronic diseases such as heart disease, diabetes and strokes, researchers led by one of Indian-origin have found. Older adults, regardless of body […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
Orange juice good for ageing brain: Study

London: Drinking orange juice could help improve brain function in elderly people, says a new study. “The population is ageing rapidly across the world. Estimates suggest that the number of persons aged 60 or over could triple by 2,100. It’s therefore imperative that we explore simple, cost-effective ways to improve cognitive function in old age,” […]

  • Tuesday, 22 June 2021
BP medications help frailest elderly people live longer

London: Researchers have found that taking blood pressure medication as prescribed helped even the frailest elderly people (65 and older) live longer, and the healthiest older people had the biggest survival boost. “We focused on whether blood pressure medication is protective in frail patients with many other medical conditions who are usually excluded from randomized […]

  • Friday, 16 April 2021