Archive for the ‘Elderly Health’ Category
A new 6-month program is helping London seniors stay fit, active and engaged. It’s called Stepping Out Safely: Healthy Aging 2012. And for this month, that means focusing on getting into a proper exercise routine.
Getting old and getting cancer. Two things a lot of people worry about and a lot of scientists are trying to fight but some interesting looking animal could be the key to preventing both.
A troubling study by Lawson Researchers points to some drivers who should probably not be on the road. Brain tumours can affect the ability to drive safely, but researchers found that doctors may not always report patients who are unfit to operate a vehicle.
A stroke left a 58 year old man unable to walk or talk, until a doctor performed a brain-saving procedure. As Diana Gonzalez reports it’s all thanks to a new device.