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 Failing Vision Tied to Shorter Lifespans for Seniors http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/690964/ Link could be due to faltering ability to carry out daily tasks, researchers say Thu, 21 Aug 2014 16:00:00 -0400 Talk Therapy Plus Meds May Be Best for Severe Depression http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/691014/ But combination isn't better than drugs alone for those with mild or chronic mood disorder, study says Thu, 21 Aug 2014 16:00:00 -0400 Pigs' Hearts Beat for a Year in Baboons' Abdomens http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/690895/ Studies may one day lead to use of animal organs for human transplantation Wed, 20 Aug 2014 16:00:00 -0400 Seniors' Sleep Woes May Be Linked to Loss of Brain Cells http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/690923/ Decline of these neurons occurs with aging, Alzheimer's, researchers say Wed, 20 Aug 2014 16:00:00 -0400 Exercise May Guard Against Irregular Heartbeat in Older Women http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/690930/ Study found it lowered risk even if they were obese Wed, 20 Aug 2014 16:00:00 -0400 Tight Blood Pressure Control Doesn't Raise Risk of Falls, Study Says http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/690894/ Findings counter common beliefs about intensive treatment Wed, 20 Aug 2014 14:00:00 -0400 Health Tip: Strengthening Your Brain http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/690550/ Suggestions for seniors to stay sharp Wed, 20 Aug 2014 07:00:00 -0400 Certain Symptoms Can Delay Lupus Diagnosis, Researchers Report http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/690926/ Headache, seizures often lead doctors down the wrong path Tue, 19 Aug 2014 19:00:00 -0400 Certain Antipsychotic Meds Tied to Kidney Problems in Elderly http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/690863/ 'Off-label' use to treat dementia-related behavior may carry significant risks, study finds Tue, 19 Aug 2014 12:00:00 -0400 When Parents Need Care, Daughters Carry the Burden: Study http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/690860/ Brothers often pass on responsibilities to sisters, research contends Tue, 19 Aug 2014 09:00:00 -0400 Big Drop in U.S. Heart-Related Hospitalizations and Deaths, Study Finds http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/690887/ Lifestyle changes, wider use of medications driving the trend, researchers say Mon, 18 Aug 2014 16:00:00 -0400 Study: Many Seniors Get Unnecessary Cancer Tests http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/690890/ Screening shouldn't be done when patients have less than a 10-year life expectancy, researchers say Mon, 18 Aug 2014 16:00:00 -0400 Childhood Mental Disability Rates Up, Study Finds http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/690812/ Largest increase reported among wealthier families Mon, 18 Aug 2014 09:00:00 -0400 Settling Back-to-School Nerves http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/690711/ Expert offers parents tips on reducing anxieties, jitters for kids Sat, 16 Aug 2014 09:00:00 -0400 Expert Offers Backpack Safety Tips http://www.summitmedicalgroup.com/healthday/article/690624/ When kids carry too much, muscle strains and back pain can occur Fri, 15 Aug 2014 14:00:00 -0400