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Scientists wage fight against aging bone marrow stem cell niche As people get older so do the hematopoietic stem cells (HSCs) that form their blood, creating an increased risk for compromised immunity and certain blood cancers.
Medical News Today | Mar 6, 2017 07:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
In a bad flu season, high-dose flu vaccine appeared better at preventing deaths in seniors The high-dose flu vaccine appeared to be more effective at preventing post-influenza deaths among older adults than the standard-dose vaccine, at least during a more severe flu season, according to...
Medical News Today | Mar 3, 2017 1:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Molecular structure of the cell nucleoskeleton revealed for the first time Using 3D electron microscopy, structural biologists from the University of Zurich succeeded in elucidating the architecture of the lamina of the cell nucleus at molecular resolution for the first...
Medical News Today | Mar 2, 2017 1:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Tailored preventive oral health intervention improves dental health among elderly A tailored preventive oral health intervention significantly improved the cleanliness of teeth and dentures among elderly home care clients.
Medical News Today | Mar 2, 2017 07:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Frontotemporal dementia: Types, symptoms, treatment What is frontotemporal dementia and what are the different types of frontotemporal dementia? What are the possible causes and how is it diagnosed?
Medical News Today | Feb 28, 2017 1:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Can staying active help to prevent chronic pain? Physical activity affects pain modulation in older adults Older adults with higher levels of physical activity have pain modulation patterns that might help lower their risk of developing chronic pain, reports a study in PAIN®, the official...
Medical News Today | Feb 28, 2017 07:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Nursing home residents need more activities to help them thrive In a survey of staff from 172 Swedish nursing homes, most residents had been outside the nursing home during the previous week, but only one-fifth had been on an outing or excursion.
Medical News Today | Feb 27, 2017 1:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
How blood can be rejuvenated Our blood stem cells generate around a thousand billion new blood cells every day. But the blood stem cells' capacity to produce blood changes as we age.
Medical News Today | Feb 27, 2017 07:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Digital toolkit aims to prevent falls amongst the elderly The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has endorsed a new online toolkit developed by researchers at Keele University, which aims to prevent falls amongst the elderly that...
Medical News Today | Feb 27, 2017 07:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Light exercise boosts older adults' brains Even minimal exercise of the body and mind may improve cognitive function in older adults, a new study suggests.
MSNBC | Apr 1, 2013 9:38 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend