Summit Medical Group - Health in the News - Aging Updates http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/ 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 wecare@smgnj.com wecare@smgnj.com 60 Are Migraines in Middle Age Tied to Raised Parkinson's Risk Later? http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/691814/ Study sees a connection, but actual risk is small; more study needed, researchers say Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:00:00 -0400 Healthy Lifestyle Changes Linked to Reduced Risk for Dementia http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/691826/ Never too late to take steps to help avoid the memory-robbing disorder, researchers say Wed, 17 Sep 2014 14:00:00 -0400 Some Benefits of Screening Elderly Women for Breast Cancer Questioned http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/691747/ Mammograms for those aged 69 to 75 could result in overtreatment, researchers caution Tue, 16 Sep 2014 16:00:00 -0400 Deaths From Narcotic Painkillers Quadrupled in Past Decade: CDC http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/691788/ Increases highest among whites, and people between 55 and 64 Tue, 16 Sep 2014 16:00:00 -0400 Nonsurgical Treatments Suggested for Women's Urinary Incontinence http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/691599/ Pelvic muscle exercises, bladder training and weight loss can help, doctors say Tue, 16 Sep 2014 09:00:00 -0400 Older Patients More Likely to Fill Prescriptions for Generic Statins: Study http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/691690/ Higher use of cheaper types of cholesterol-lowering drugs led to a lower risk of heart problems Mon, 15 Sep 2014 17:00:00 -0400 Blood Pressure Seems to Stay Lower Longer in Fitter Men http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/691761/ Study suggests heart-healthy exercise may keep blood vessels more flexible Mon, 15 Sep 2014 16:00:00 -0400 Not Everyone With Alzheimer's-Linked Protein Develops Dementia: Study http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/691743/ Some brains appear to compensate for build-up of destructive beta-amyloid plaque, research suggests Mon, 15 Sep 2014 12:00:00 -0400 Scientists Watch Imagination at Work in the Brain http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/691224/ Activity is centered in the hippocampus, but in a way that's distinct from simply remembering Sat, 13 Sep 2014 09:00:00 -0400 ER Patients Often Confuse Role of Emergency Contacts http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/691649/ They aren't the same as medical decision makers in advanced directives, study notes Fri, 12 Sep 2014 14:00:00 -0400 Salty Foods May Double Smokers' Risk of Rheumatoid Arthritis http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/691647/ About half of raised risk from tobacco tied to interaction with too much sodium, study finds Fri, 12 Sep 2014 12:00:00 -0400 The Parenting Trap: Coddling Anxious Kids http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/691237/ Trying to protect children from source of anxiety may make things worse, researchers say Fri, 12 Sep 2014 09:00:00 -0400 Eat More Fish, Save Your Hearing? http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/691597/ Two or more servings weekly might prevent or delay chronic health problem for women, research suggests Fri, 12 Sep 2014 09:00:00 -0400 Diabetics Face Much Greater Risk of Heart Damage, Study Says http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/691682/ Ultra-sensitive test detects trouble even with normal cholesterol, researchers find Fri, 12 Sep 2014 06:00:00 -0400 Advanced Dementia Patients Often Given Unhelpful Meds: Study http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/691543/ Unnecessary prescriptions lead to more side effects, costs for nursing home residents, experts say Thu, 11 Sep 2014 16:00:00 -0400