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Helping seniors select the best fitness center and trainer

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Senior Health

Blood tests for Alzheimer’s: Two experts on why new studies are encouraging

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Philly Alzheimer's study questions amyloid as accurate marker for cognitive decline

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Senior Health

Older Americans increasingly having a binge drinking problem new study reports

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How technology could help solve the caregiver shortage for seniors

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Health Insurance

Dream of retiring abroad? The reality: Medicare doesn’t travel well

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The future of nursing put under microscope at Penn

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Health insurance fraud: How to stop scammers in their tracks

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Caregiver depression linked to more ER visits for patients with dementia

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Alternative Medicine

Medicare mulls decision to cover acupuncture for lower back pain

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Mental Health

In secret meeting, Philly-area seniors discuss ‘rational suicide’

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Men's Health

Learn to manage stress – because there’s no winding down

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Senior Health

Antidepressants among common medications tied to increased dementia risk

Antidepressants among common drugs linked to dementia


Common antidepressant drug tied to increased risk of falls in elderly adults

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Senior Health

Health care providers and agencies aren't reporting elder abuse, report finds

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Senior Health

Pennsylvania receives 'F' grade for nursing home facilities, new report says

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Senior Health

Philadelphia is home to six of the worst nursing homes in the U.S.

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Senior Health

The benefits of exercise for older adults

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Senior Health

Many U.S. senior citizens struggle to afford food

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How traumatic injury has become a health care crisis


Senior Health

WHO releases new guidelines for reducing dementia risk


Senior Health

Newly-recognized brain disorder mimics Alzheimer's disease

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No cure for Alzheimer's disease in my lifetime

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Senior Health

In 10 years, half of middle-income elders won’t be able to afford housing, medical care


Senior Health

Brain stimulation may reverse seniors' memory loss, study finds

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Senior Health

Lethal plans: When seniors turn to suicide in long-term care

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Senior Health

Memory-boosting electrical jolts could one day help treat dementia, Alzheimer's

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Senior Health

This dairy-free drink was created to promote healthy aging

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The local nonprofit making a positive impact on the lives of older adults

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Senior Health

More older adults with joint replacements recover at home, not rehab

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Senior Health

Broken bones linked to dog walks are on the rise among elderly adults

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Mental health and seniors: fighting stigma with normalization

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Senior Health

How old is too old to drive?


Senior Health

High-protein, low-calorie diet promotes healthy weight loss in obese seniors, researchers say

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Senior Health

Boot camp after 60: 10 steps to turn your health around


Senior Health

Frail seniors find ways to live independently


Women's Health

These personality traits in women allude to risk of type 2 diabetes, study finds

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Senior Health

Study examining fitness tracker data links activity in older adults to lower dementia risk

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Senior Health

Grandparents getting tipsy at the holiday party? It's a growing trend



Most caregivers of people with dementia are family members, and they need help


Senior Health

Jefferson identifies treatment for under-diagnosed cause of severe chest pain

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Senior Health

Living a long life isn't predetermined in your genes, a new study suggests


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