Online ratings perceived to be very important nearly as often as word-of-mouth recommendations from family and friends.
Stress-related brain activity tied to higher risk for developing Takotsubo syndrome.
Cortical thinning partially mediates the association between neighborhood-level disadvantage and cognitive decline.
Both use of fall risk-increasing drugs and mortality due to falls are on the rise in older adults.
Cardiovascular risk factors across the life course, and especially in early adulthood, are associated with greater late-life cognitive decline,.
Prescribing of psychotropic drugs increased for residents of nursing homes in Ontario, Canada, from January-February 2020 to March-September 2020.
To clarify the potential side effects of THC exposure in older adults, investigators conducted a systematic review of RCTs reporting the safety and efficacy of various cannabinoid-based medicines in adults older than 50 years.
Nursing homes with lowest versus highest proportion of White residents have higher COVID-19 death counts
Early studies have indicated that, counter to expectation, older adults may be more resilient to the stress of COVID-19 than younger populations.
This study looks at the association between loneliness and depressive symptoms, assessed on multiple occasions during 12 years of follow-up, in a large, nationally representative cohort of adults aged 50 years and older in England.