Do Diet Sodas Pose Health Risks?
THURSDAY, April 20, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- In the battle to
lose weight, many people switch to diet sodas. But while they cut
calories they might also raise the risk of stroke or dementia, a
new study suggests.
Could a Zap to the Brain Jog Failing Memory?
THURSDAY, April 20, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Can a slight charge
of electricity improve an ailing memory?
Could Young Blood Boost the Aging Brain?
WEDNESDAY, April 19, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- A new study hints
that young blood may harbor clues to a "fountain of youth" for
Hockey Doesn't Seem to Hit Players' Thinking Skills: Study
THURSDAY, April 13, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- The pounding that
professional hockey players take on the ice doesn't seem to damage
their thinking skills in retirement, a small study suggests.
A Healthy Middle-Aged Heart May Protect Your Brain Later
TUESDAY, April 11, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Healthy aging of the
brain relies on the health of your heart and blood vessels when
you're younger, a new study reports.
Past Psychiatric Ills Don't Raise Alzheimer's Risk: Study
MONDAY, April 10, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Having a mental
health disorder doesn't mean a person will develop Alzheimer's
disease later in like, a new study suggests.
Xanax, Valium May Boost Pneumonia Risk in Alzheimer's Patients
MONDAY, April 10, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Alzheimer's patients
given sedatives such as Valium or Xanax may have an increased risk
for pneumonia, a new study warns.
FDA OKs 1st At-Home Genetic Tests for 10 Disorders
THURSDAY, April 6, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- The U.S. Food and
Drug Administration has approved the first home genetic tests for
10 health risks, including Parkinson's disease and late-onset
Good Sleep Does Get Tougher With Age
WEDNESDAY, April 5, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- Most people see
their sleep habits shift as they age, but a new review suggests
that some seniors lose the ability to get deep, restorative
What's the 'SuperAgers' Mental Secret?
TUESDAY, April 4, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- At 89, Donald
Tenbrunsel is a bit of a phenomenon. He surfs the internet with
ease, happily converses on a broad range of timely topics,
volunteers and reads regularly.