A January 2017 pilot study led by Ipsit Vahia MD, medical director of Geriatric Psychiatry Outpatient Services at McLean Hospital in Belmont, MA, suggests that the use of tablet computers is ... Read More >
Is being a "weekend warrior" and cramming the recommended amount of weekly physical activity into one or two sessions associated with lower risks for death? Yes, according to an article ... Read More >
A January 2017 pilot study led by Ipsit Vahia MD, medical director of Geriatric Psychiatry Outpatient Services at McLean Hospital in Belmont, MA, suggests that the use of tablet computers is both a Read More >
Patients with a common form of lung cancer may still benefit from delayed chemotherapy started up to four months after surgery, according to new research from Yale.
The study was published o Read More >
Metastatic prostate cancer, or prostate cancer that has spread to other organs, is incurable. Now, researchers have identified “gatekeeper genes” that allow the cancer to spread and resist trea Read More >
It’s the dream retirement many people anticipate for decades.
Hang out around the pool all day. Play one round of golf after the other. Finally read that teetering stack of books on the ni Read More >
The importance of women taking an active role in a couple’s financial planning represents more than just jockeying over who gets to control the checking account.
Women on average live long Read More >
America, we have a problem. More than two-thirds of adults in the U.S. are overweight or obese. The statistics are staggering, but they shouldn’t lead us to believe the problem is insurmoun Read More >
Your microbiota may not be on your side as you try improving your diet this New Year. In a study published December 29 2016 in Cell Host & Microbe, Researchers found that certain human gut bact Read More >
A January 2017 study shows that older people who followed a Mediterranean diet retained more brain volume over a three-year period than those who did not follow the diet as closely. The study was p Read More >
Is being a “weekend warrior” and cramming the recommended amount of weekly physical activity into one or two sessions associated with lower risks for death? Yes, according to an article Read More >
Right now you’re fired up to hit the new year running. You’re going to lose those extra pounds you’ve been hauling around. You’re going to run a 5k. You’re going to fi Read More >
You love your grandchildren — their smiles, the way they look like their parents did when they were young, and their exuberance — but sometimes, they are very hard to hear. Children have a way Read More >
Bisphenol A (BPA) is a widely used industrial chemical found in many household items, including resins used to line metal storage containers, such as food cans. Now, researchers at the University o Read More >
Researchers have found that both intimate and social relationships are important for adults in assisted-living facilities.
In a study conducted at Georgia State University, inivestigators fo Read More >
This holiday season, while you’re busy decorating, cooking, and wrapping gifts, remember to watch out for holiday temptations for your pets. FDA veterinarian Carmela Stamper tells how to keep you Read More >