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Gout, the most common inflammatory arthritis in adults, is a highly symptomatic and painful form of inflammatory arthritis caused by...

According to the latest estimates from the World Health Organization (WHO), more than 300 million people worldwide live with depression....

Alzheimer’s begins causing damage to the brain many years before symptoms become apparent. The brain has literally billions of neurons...

To brace or not to brace? That is the question many seniors have when it comes to wanting to prevent...

I was chatting with a friend in his late 60s. He was complaining about his memory and how his wife...

Though many primary care physicians are able to make an initial diagnosis of dementia and provide basic care for memory-impairing...

We’ve all had it happen – forgetting a person’s name or not being able to find the right word. Maybe...

There are several commonly accepted risk factors associated with Alzheimer’s. Some factors like age, family history and heredity cannot be...

When Your Loved One is Increasingly Forgetful: Is It Memory Loss or Just a Senior Moment? As we become increasingly...

This year, over 300,000 U.S. seniors will be hospitalized with a hip fracture — a serious injury for any elderly...

Did you know that Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia begin to change one’s brain decades before symptoms appear? 5...

The more serious the condition, the more medical professionals you see, right? Nothing is more evident of this than with...

As we grow older, bone health becomes increasingly important. That’s especially true for seniors coping with osteoporosis and those at...

Recently, physicians across the United States received a letter from the Surgeon General of the United States urging them to...

Take back your hearing today! According to the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders, only one out of...

Arthritis is one of the most common causes of adult pain and disability in the United States.  It is a...

Joint stress and pain are problems for many seniors. Roughly one in five seniors suffer from arthritis, and many others...

Numbness in the fingers and toes can be characterized by a tingling, prickling, or burning sensation in the extremities. This...

Telescope Implant Restores Vision in Seniors with Age-Related Macular Degeneration In 2012, lifelong Branford, CT resident Rosalie Cappetta, 72, began...

Although nearly half of all adults over the age of 65 have doctor-diagnosed arthritis[i], there is no reason to limit...

If you have circled the sun more than a few times, you know that adapting to changing seasons is important...

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