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QD: News Every Day--Fitness in mid-life means fewer diseases in old age

Fitness in midlife appears to be associated with a lower risk of common chronic health conditions later in life in men and women older than ...
September 2019

How to age better depends on where you live

At GlassHospital we strive to bring you interesting ideas about improving health and health care from places far and wide: An article in t...
September 2019

Finesse required to treat anxiety in the elderly

It could be an anxiety disorder. The National Comorbidity Survey-Replication (NCS-R) study, published in the September 2009 American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, estimated that 7% of adults age 65 ... referral.”. American Geriatrics Society 2012
January 2013

QD: News Every Day--Move over kids, and let grandma have the game controller

Being offered video games that encouraged physical activity didn't help children, but one inactive game did help their grandparents' cogniti...
September 2019

Options vary for acute pain management

Also in this issue, a geriatrics expert explains in a Q&A why he believes“ urinary tract infection” is a widely overused diagnosis.
February 2018

How your patient's ‘bucket list’ can help guide care

Periyakoil, MD, who is also a geriatrics and palliative care doctor.
June 2018

Street medicine physicians meet patients where they are

The Infectious Diseases Society of America, for example, recommends against routine screening and treatment in most cases, while the American Geriatrics Society includes avoiding antibiotics in asymptomatic older adults in its
July 2019

Alzheimer's patients prepare, enlighten future physicians

By 2050, that number is expected to triple. At the same time, few medical school graduates are pursuing advanced training in geriatrics. ... Santulli, MD, associate professor of psychiatry and director of geriatric psychiatry at Dartmouth-Hitchcock
May 2014

Nominees named for College Officer and Regent positions

Certification: 1977 (internal medicine), recertified 1987; geriatric medicine, 1988, recertified 2000. ... Certification: 1977 (internal medicine); Pulmonary Diseases (1980), Special Qualifications in Critical Care, (1991-2001), Added Qualifications in
November 2010

Remember this.

Or so finds a new a study in BMC Geriatrics. Older people in both countries were asked to remember a list of words, and the American test subjects did significantly better
September 2019

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