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 Easing Depression May Boost Heart Health, Study Finds People with moderate to severe depression saw improved circulatory outcomes with antidepressants Thu, 5 Mar 2015 17:00:00 -0500 Exercise May Boost Size of Some Brain Regions But it's not clear if these changes make a difference in aging, researcher says Thu, 5 Mar 2015 16:00:00 -0500 Many U.S. Households Include Someone With Failing Memory About half of those with recall issues say they interfere with daily life Thu, 5 Mar 2015 14:00:00 -0500 Seniors Bear Brunt of This Flu Season CDC says 60 percent of hospitalizations, 79 percent of deaths were among those 65 or older Thu, 5 Mar 2015 14:00:00 -0500 Healthy Living in Middle Age Keeps Heart Failure at Bay Decades Later Avoid obesity, hypertension, diabetes and you may live up to 13 more years without the illness, study finds Thu, 5 Mar 2015 12:00:00 -0500 Gout's Silver Lining: A Lower Risk for Alzheimer's? Study found people with the arthritic ailment had lower odds for dementia, but more research is needed Thu, 5 Mar 2015 12:00:00 -0500 Statins Linked to Raised Risk of Type 2 Diabetes Large Finnish study found a nearly 50 percent increase in people taking cholesterol-lowering drugs Thu, 5 Mar 2015 07:00:00 -0500 Common Drug for Irregular Heartbeat Tied to Worse Outcomes But study group taking digoxin may have been sicker overall, cardiologist notes Wed, 4 Mar 2015 17:00:00 -0500 Fit Body at 40 May Keep Brain Bright at 60 Tests show higher midlife fitness levels tied to greater brain volume, function decades later Wed, 4 Mar 2015 16:00:00 -0500 Obamacare and the Supreme Court: What's at Stake Millions of consumers could lose health insurance subsidies in dispute over language in the law Wed, 4 Mar 2015 07:00:00 -0500 Fried Foods Tied to Raised Heart Failure Risk Eaten regularly, they might boost chances as much as 68 percent, study finds Tue, 3 Mar 2015 16:00:00 -0500 Common Class of Drugs May Be Linked to Pneumonia Risk But more research is needed before scientists say anticholinergics cause the infection Tue, 3 Mar 2015 12:00:00 -0500 Brain Protein Tied to Alzheimer's Spotted in Young Adults People as young as 20 have amyloid buildup, but researchers aren't sure what it means Tue, 3 Mar 2015 09:00:00 -0500 Nuts May Lengthen Your Life, Study Suggests It hints, but doesn't prove, they might reduce risk of death from heart disease, other causes Mon, 2 Mar 2015 14:00:00 -0500 Heart Valve Repair Surgery May Ease Mental Health Symptoms, Too Researchers find procedure leads to reduced depression and anxiety Mon, 2 Mar 2015 09:00:00 -0500