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 Depression Linked to Death of Many Heart Failure Patients Researcher recommends counseling as first step Sun, 24 May 2015 02:10:00 -0400 Fish Oil Tied to Better Brain Function in Older Adults But small study doesn't prove omega-3 fatty acids boost mental flexibility Fri, 22 May 2015 14:00:00 -0400 Diet and Exercise May Not Stave Off Age-Related Muscle Loss Review finds current research is inconclusive Fri, 22 May 2015 12:00:00 -0400 Rugby Player's Head Injuries Linked to Brain Decline Chronic traumatic encephalopathy was diagnosed after his death at age 57 Fri, 22 May 2015 09:00:00 -0400 Animals May Ease Social Anxiety in Children With Autism Playing with guinea pig in stressful situation was calming, study finds Fri, 22 May 2015 07:00:00 -0400 Does Botox Actually Rejuvenate Skin? Elasticity, pliability improve after toxin injections, study finds Thu, 21 May 2015 12:00:00 -0400 Over 4 Million Working Americans Suffer From Anxiety Disorders Illness can be debilitating, but treatment is available so workers can stay productive, experts say Thu, 21 May 2015 07:00:00 -0400 At-Home Walks Help Those With Clogged Leg Arteries Stay Mobile In study, people with peripheral artery disease benefited from organized exercise program Wed, 20 May 2015 16:00:00 -0400 Cholesterol Drugs May Lower Stroke Risk for Healthy Older Adults Statins and fibrates both drop chances by about one-third, study suggests Wed, 20 May 2015 07:00:00 -0400 Antidepressants Ease Postpartum Depression, Study Finds But breast-feeding moms should talk with doctor about risks and benefits of drugs, researchers say Tue, 19 May 2015 14:00:00 -0400 The Plight of America's 'Elder Orphans' Many aging Baby Boomers face health issues without family or support, report says Tue, 19 May 2015 14:00:00 -0400 One-Third of Americans Have Dangerous Mix of Heart Risk Factors Metabolic syndrome, which includes high blood pressure and obesity, increases with age, researchers say Tue, 19 May 2015 12:00:00 -0400 Alzheimer's-Linked Brain Plaques May Arise Decades Before Symptoms Researchers hope for opportunity to head off dementia Tue, 19 May 2015 12:00:00 -0400 Serious Concussions Linked to Memory Problems in Retired NFL Players Study found those who had lost consciousness during football career were more likely to show brain damage Mon, 18 May 2015 14:00:00 -0400 Early Menopause Tied to Lower Risk of Irregular Heartbeat Women who entered it before age 44 were slightly less likely to develop atrial fibrillation in study Fri, 15 May 2015 14:00:00 -0400