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 Scientists Shed Light on Link Between Depression, Dementia Researchers deem depression an independent risk factor for dementia Wed, 30 Jul 2014 16:00:00 -0400 Make Kids' Weight Loss a Family Affair, Study Suggests If parent and preschooler are both overweight, tackling it together works best, researchers say Wed, 30 Jul 2014 14:00:00 -0400 Extreme Weather Kills 2,000 in U.S. Each Year: CDC Heat contributes to nearly one-third of those deaths, report finds Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:00:00 -0400 Gardens a Center of Calm for People With Dementia Review found some evidence it helped soothe, distract sufferers, but safeguards important Wed, 30 Jul 2014 09:00:00 -0400 Adults Who've Abused Alcohol May Be at Risk for Memory Problems Researchers say long-term consequences are little-known Wed, 30 Jul 2014 09:00:00 -0400 Fruits, Veggies May Have Their Limits in Boosting Lifespan Study shows a benefit, but that tapers off after 5 servings per day Wed, 30 Jul 2014 06:36:00 -0400 Healthy Habits May Slow Cellular Signs of Aging, Study Finds Pay attention to your lifestyle during stressful times, researcher says Tue, 29 Jul 2014 09:00:00 -0400 Heat Stroke a Greater Threat to Endurance Runners Than Heart Problems: Study More education needed about how to prevent it, researchers say Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:00:00 -0400 Running Could Add 3 Years to Your Lifespan Just 5 to 10 minutes a day seems to bring benefits, study says Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:00:00 -0400 Pacemakers Common for Those With Dementia and Irregular Heartbeats Study couldn't explain why more dementia patients had operation, though families' wishes likely a factor Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:00:00 -0400 Chronic Medical Conditions Can Shorten Seniors' Lives: Study Preventing older people from developing additional illnesses may boost life expectancy, researcher says Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:00:00 -0400 Healthy Habits May Help Childhood Cancer Survivors Avoid Chronic Ills Lifestyle choices influence long-term outcomes, researcher says Mon, 28 Jul 2014 09:00:00 -0400 Stroke Rates Declining Among Seniors, Study Shows But, rate of brain attacks among those younger than 65 unchanged Tue, 15 Jul 2014 17:00:00 -0400 Home Blood Pressure Monitoring Likely Saves Money, Study Finds American Heart Association recommends self-testing; research says it benefits patients and insurers Tue, 15 Jul 2014 16:00:00 -0400 A Healthy Lifestyle May Deflect Dementia Older folks who began eating right, exercising did better on memory and problem-solving tests in study Tue, 15 Jul 2014 16:00:00 -0400