Summit Medical Group - Health in the News - Bone Health Updates Summit Medical Group brings you the latest news and updates on Bone Health from HealthDay to help you and your family 'Live Well, Stay Well.' en-us 60 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 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 Alzheimer's Rate Falling in the United States, Studies Show Improved heart health may be one reason for decline seen in some developed countries Tue, 15 Jul 2014 09:00:00 -0400 Blood Thinners May Not Be Needed for Kids' Back Surgery Close monitoring enough for most of these patients, study says Tue, 15 Jul 2014 09:00:00 -0400 Don't Judge a Pill by Its Color Study finds people may stop taking heart medications if the drug's appearance changes Mon, 14 Jul 2014 17:00:00 -0400 High Blood Pressure May Protect the Very Old From Dementia But it's too early to recommend any change in treatment, researcher says Mon, 14 Jul 2014 12:00:00 -0400 Staying Active May Help Prevent Dementia Physical activity in middle age might reduce risk of memory disorders, studies suggest Mon, 14 Jul 2014 09:00:00 -0400 Can Games, Puzzles Keep Aging Minds Sharp? New study says maybe, but the reason why isn't yet clear Mon, 14 Jul 2014 09:00:00 -0400 Widowhood May Delay Dementia in Some Seniors, Study Finds Social support might be the key, researcher says Mon, 14 Jul 2014 09:00:00 -0400 Eye Tests Might Help ID Alzheimer's, Studies Suggest Researchers report on two approaches that look for telltale plaques Mon, 14 Jul 2014 06:00:00 -0400 FDA Advisers Weigh Risks of Procedure for Removal of Uterine Fibroids No guarantee that devices won't increase chances of spreading cancer to other parts of a woman's body, experts say Mon, 14 Jul 2014 06:00:00 -0400 Delaying Kid's Knee Surgery Could Be a Bad Play, Study Finds Secondary injuries more common among children who postpone ligament repair, research shows Fri, 11 Jul 2014 12:00:00 -0400 Older Adults Can Safely Donate a Kidney, Study Finds No greater risk for heart disease, diabetes or death among donors, researchers say Wed, 9 Jul 2014 09:00:00 -0400 More Painkillers May Raise Heart Risks for Older Women: Review Class of drugs that includes naproxen linked to increased chance of heart attack, stroke, but finding not conclusive Tue, 8 Jul 2014 16:00:00 -0400