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Caring For The Elderly, Tackling Old-age and Loneliness in The Times Of COVID

BY SIDDHI JAIN  The Coronavirus pandemic has left human race with feelings of anxiety, uncertainty and a fear what's coming next. While we do our...

Hypertension Is A Silent Killer, Especially in The Times Of Lockdown: Experts

Hypertension is a chronic lifestyle disease and in the wake of COVID-19 situation, it has emerged as serious comorbidity especially among the elderly, say...

Having a Handful of Nuts Everyday Can Boost Memory in Elderly, Says Study

While age is known as the strongest risk factor for cognitive decline, eating a handful of nuts every day can improve mental health and...

Researchers Develop Novel Method to Predict Mortality in Elderly

Researchers have developed a method to assess the "age" of patients' immune systems, thus predicting mortality in older adults. According to researchers from the Israel Institute...

Alzheimer’s Linked To Improper Sleep In Elderly: Study

Poor sleep among older adults has been associated with Alzheimer's, suggesting that good sleep habits may help preserve brain health, finds a new study. Studying...

Poor Sleep May Signal The Risk of Alzheimer’s in Elderly

Poor sleep quality may signal the risk of Alzheimer's disease in older adults, a study suggests. People with Alzheimer's tend to wake up tired and their nights become even less refreshing...

Elderly And Conservatives Shared More Fake News On Facebook in 2016

People over 65 and ultraconservatives shared about seven times more fake information masquerading as news on Facebook than younger adults, moderates and super liberals...

Loss of Teeth in Elder People Linked to Malnutrition

Older adults with just 10 to 19 teeth are at higher risk malnutrition, warns a new study. These patients also had higher rates of weight...

Consuming 4 Cups of Coffee Daily May Help Boost Heart Functions in Elderly

Drinking four cups of coffee daily might be a healthy addiction, especially in older adults, as it can enhance the function of heart cells...

Study: Gout May Increase Dementia Risk in Elderly

Elderly people suffering from gout may have 17-20 per cent higher risk of dementia, suggests a new study by a team that includes an...

Drinking water boosts mental skills in exercising elders

Older people who indulge in physical activity should increase their amount of water intake, to reap the full cognitive benefits of exercise, researchers suggest. Dehydration...

Knee pain can trigger depression in elderly

Knee pain in elderly is very common However, it can also cause depression in some of them Knee pain from osteoarthritis can make...

Delhi High Court rules that Adult Children abusing their Parents can be evicted from the House

New Delhi, Mar 19, 2017: The Delhi High Court ruled that adult children abusing their parents can be evicted from the house if they...

Designed by a 19 year old Patna Girl, Adjustable Walker is a boon for Disabled and Elderly

New Delhi, Mar 17, 2017: Special modified walker having adjustable legs designed by a 19 year old girl to help the differently-abled and elderly...

Age No Bar: Senior Citizens tie Knot in a Matrimonial Meet in Bengaluru

A 'match-making event' for the elderly was organised in Bengaluru Human rights activist Uday Kumar highlighted how the elderly parents were being isolated...

When children leave, Aura Elder Care comes to rescue: The story of abandoned parents

By NewsGram Staff Writer In an era where start-ups primarily focus on generating revenues and pulling down their adversaries, a start-up called Aura Elder Care...

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