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Diet linked to menopause timing

Diet Linked to Menopause Timing

By Shereen Lehman (Reuters Health) A UK study suggests that diets rich in certain foods may be a factor in the timing of menopause Researchers who...
Income, education tied to physical function in old age

Income, Education Tied to Physical Function in Old Age

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) People with lower socioeconomic status may have fewer years of good physical functioning in old age than their more affluent,...
Wolfgang, 96, from Switzerland is helped to walk by two nurses, while staying at the Care Resort in Chiang Mai

In Ageing Thailand, Developers Race to Supply Locals and Elderly Expats

By Chayut Setboonsarng and Panarat Thepgumpanat BANGKOK (Reuters)  At 79, Thai businessman Boon Vasin's latest $500 million venture is a bet on a market he knows...
New brain memory cells develop well into old age

New Brain Memory Cells Develop Well into Old Age

By Will Boggs MD (Reuters Health) Well into our 70s, we continue to develop new cells in an area of the brain responsible for new memories...
The Wider Image: Ageing Japan: Robots' role in future of elder care

Aging Japan: Robots May Have Role in Future of Elder Care

By Malcolm Foster TOKYO (Reuters) Paro the furry seal cries softly while an elderly woman pets it. Pepper, a humanoid, waves while leading a group...
Wine tied to healthier arteries for some diabetics

Wine Tied to Healthier Arteries for Some Diabetics

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) Some diabetics with plaque buildup in their arteries might have less debris in these blood vessels after adding wine to...