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Monday January 27th, 2020 7:19PM

AP Health - Senior Health

New standards aim to improve surgery for the oldest patients
Surgeons' group begins new program to improve surgical care for the oldest patients
8:13AM ( 6 months ago )
New clues on why women's Alzheimer's risk differs from men's
New research gives some biological clues to why women may be more likely than men to develop Alzheimer's disease and how this most common form of dementia varies by sex
2:45PM ( 6 months ago )
Scientists close in on blood test for Alzheimer's
Scientists are closing in on a long-sought goal _ a blood test to screen people for possible signs of Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia
4:02PM ( 6 months ago )
Scientists are closing in on a blood test for Alzheimer's
Scientists are closing in on a long-sought goal _ a blood test to screen people for possible signs of Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia
1:11PM ( 6 months ago )
A healthy lifestyle may offset genetic risk for Alzheimer's
New research suggests that a healthy lifestyle can cut the risk of developing Alzheimer's or other forms of dementia even if you have genes that raise your risk for these diseases
12:35PM ( 6 months ago )
Klobuchar's plan would help Alzheimer's patients, caregivers
Democratic presidential candidate Amy Klobuchar has a new plan to help seniors that includes more support for people with Alzheimer's disease and their caregivers
6:17AM ( 6 months ago )
Thrive Senior Living Expands Footprint With Acquisition of Savannah Commons
ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 10, 2019-- is pleased to announce the company’s acquisition of , a senior living community in historic Savannah, Georgia. The purchase – whic...
11:28AM ( 6 months ago )
Poll: 1 in 4 don't plan to retire despite realities of aging
Nearly one-quarter of Americans say they never plan to retire, according to a poll that suggests a disconnection between individuals' retirement plans and the realities of aging in the workforce
7:30PM ( 6 months ago )
Dementia tied to hormone-blocking prostate cancer treatment
Alzheimer's disease may be a risk for older prostate cancer patients given hormone-blocking treatment
1:36PM ( 6 months ago )
France fries: Record heat hits tourists, schools, hospitals
Thousands of schools have been closed, outdoor events cancelled and volunteers were visiting the elderly at home as France and other nations battle a record-setting heat wave baking much of Europe
2:47PM ( 6 months ago )