Elderly Category

April 8, 2019

The Diagnosis Is Alzheimer’s. But That’s Probably Not the Only Problem.

Most people with dementia have a number of brain abnormalities, not just Alzheimer’s disease. The finding is forcing scientists to rethink the search for treatments.

April 1, 2019

A New Role for Madhur Jaffrey: Rap Grandma

At 85, the actress and cookbook author brings sass and no-nonsense style to a video by the rapper Mr. Cardamom.

April 1, 2019

Even the Most Minimal Exercise Can Drastically Improve Your Health, Yet Another Study Finds

We know that regularly getting some exercise, no matter how little, can keep you alive longer. But new research out Monday suggests that even an hour’s worth of walking per week can help older adults with ailing knees avoid painful, isolating disabilit…