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 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 Health Tip: Make Home Safer for Alzheimer's Limit access to areas that could pose danger Wed, 19 Nov 2014 07:00:00 -0500 Trans Fats May Sap Your Memory Researchers report that men who consumed more of them did worse on word recall test Tue, 18 Nov 2014 12:00:00 -0500 Experimental Cholesterol-Lowering Drug Effective, Study Reports New medicine might help those who can't tolerate commonly used statins Mon, 17 Nov 2014 17:00:00 -0500 Daily Aspirin Fails to Help Older Hearts in Japanese Study But study's findings unlikely to change U.S. guidelines, expert notes Mon, 17 Nov 2014 14:00:00 -0500 ER Visits for Common Irregular Heartbeat Are Rising, Study Finds While U.S. hospital admissions for atrial fibrillation were up, death rates were down Mon, 17 Nov 2014 07:00:00 -0500 Could Too Much Medication for Irregular Heartbeat Raise Dementia Risk? Study found patients who showed signs of overtreatment were twice as vulnerable Mon, 17 Nov 2014 07:00:00 -0500 Exercise, Physical Therapy May Help Ease Pain of Arthritis Study showed greater improvements in pain, stiffness and function when added to routine care Mon, 17 Nov 2014 07:00:00 -0500 Running Won't Raise Risk of Knee Arthritis, Study Says In fact, it suggests running may even help prevent painful joint condition Mon, 17 Nov 2014 07:00:00 -0500 Time to Enroll, or Re-Enroll, in an 'Obamacare' Health Plan Current enrollees urged to take a fresh look at any plan changes, new offerings in 2015 Sat, 15 Nov 2014 08:00:00 -0500