Summit Medical Group - Health in the News - Aging Updates Summit Medical Group brings you the latest news and updates on Aging from HealthDay to help you and your family 'Live Well, Stay Well.' en-us 60 Too Few Americans Undergo Dementia Screening More than half of people with the condition never had a thinking/memory test, study found Wed, 26 Nov 2014 16:00:00 -0500 Spotting Hearing Problems in Infancy May Boost Reading Skills in Deaf Teens Researchers found gap between screened, unscreened doubled as deaf children got older Wed, 26 Nov 2014 12:00:00 -0500 Weight Could Influence Rheumatoid Arthritis Relief Study finds overweight people are less likely to have remission Wed, 26 Nov 2014 09:00:00 -0500 Early Puberty Linked to Increased Risk of Depression in Teens Researchers find odds raised in both boys and girls developing sooner than peers Tue, 25 Nov 2014 12:00:00 -0500 Teens Given Anxiety, Sleep Meds May Be at Risk for Drug Abuse Study finds illicit drug use more likely after their prescribed medications run out Tue, 25 Nov 2014 12:00:00 -0500 Most Seniors Could Use Statins Under New Guidelines Many eligible for cholesterol-lowering drugs based on age alone, study finds Mon, 24 Nov 2014 16:00:00 -0500 Jogging May Help Seniors Walk Better Study found that the high-aerobic activity of running helped people walk more efficiently Mon, 24 Nov 2014 12:00:00 -0500 Some Newly Insured Under 'Obamacare' May Have Trouble Finding Doctors In certain markets, wary physicians, narrow provider networks pose obstacles to care Mon, 24 Nov 2014 09:00:00 -0500 Holidays Can Be Sensory Overload for Kids With Autism Expert offers tips for parents on how to help children stay calm during hustle and bustle of the season Sun, 23 Nov 2014 09:00:00 -0500 Senior-to-Senior Aggression Common in U.S. Nursing Homes Up to one in five residents involved in unpleasant, sometimes inappropriate confrontations, N.Y. study suggests Fri, 21 Nov 2014 09:00:00 -0500 Flu Season Off to a Slow Start ... for Now Get vaccinated, health experts say, because it takes about two weeks for protection to kick in Fri, 21 Nov 2014 09:00:00 -0500 Gel Implant Might Help Fight Heart Failure New treatment strengthens heart walls, researchers say, but skeptics remain Thu, 20 Nov 2014 12:00:00 -0500 Could Your Job Help Preserve Your Aging Brain? Mentally stimulating work may keep your mind sharp, research says Thu, 20 Nov 2014 09:00:00 -0500 U.S. Seniors' Health Poorest, Global Survey Shows Commonwealth Fund report reveals stark comparison to 10 industrialized countries with universal health coverage Wed, 19 Nov 2014 16:00:00 -0500 Women With Heart Disease at Low Risk When Giving Birth: Study California researchers find more C-sections, longer hospital stays but no significant complications Wed, 19 Nov 2014 09:00:00 -0500