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AACR: Memory Problems Ma ... by Dr. Rubens D. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health AACR: Memory Problems May Plague Cancer Survivors 40 percent more likely to report memory problems severe enough to affect daily functioning 07 oct 2010 ... Read on »
AAN: New Gene Associated ... by Dr. Rubens D. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health AAN: New Gene Associated With Alzheimer's Disease Study suggests that variation in MTHFD1L is linked to increased risk of late-onset disease ... Read on »
ACS Updates Prostate Can ... by Dr. Rubens D. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health ACS Updates Prostate Cancer Screening Guidelines American Cancer Society's updated guidelines reaffirm that shared decision making is key 07 ... Read on »
ADA: Diabetes Doubles Ri ... by Dr. Rubens D. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health ADA: Diabetes Doubles Risk of Several Vascular Diseases Meta-analysis suggests diabetes is responsible for 11 percent of cardiovascular deaths 26 ju ... Read on »
ASA: Carotid Stenting Ma ... by Dr. Rubens D. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health ASA: Carotid Stenting May Be Effective in Preventing Stroke But two other studies say it has worse outcomes than endarterectomy in carotid stenosis patients ... Read on »
ATS: Meta-Analysis Confi ... by Dr. Rubens D. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health ATS: Meta-Analysis Confirms Statins' Anti-Thrombotic Effect Research finds statins decrease risk of pulmonary embolism, deep venous thrombosis ... Read on »
C-Reactive Protein Linke ... by Dr. Rubens D. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health C-Reactive Protein Linked to Cognition in Older Adults Higher levels of hs-CRP associated with poorer executive function performance, MRI findings 30 mar 20 ... Read on »
CHC/IHF: Two Newer BP Dr ... by Dr. Rubens D. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health CHC/IHF: Two Newer BP Drugs Not Better Than Diuretic Extended ALLHAT study shows lisinopril, amlodipine not superior to chlorthalidone 16 aug 2010-- ... Read on »
Chest-Compression-Only C ... by Dr. Rubens D. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health Chest-Compression-Only CPR Should Be Recommended Emergency medical services shouldn't advise bystanders to perform CPR with mouth-to-mouth 16 oct 20 ... Read on »
Coronary Artery Calcium ... by Dr. Rubens D. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health Coronary Artery Calcium Aids Risk Classification in Elderly Adding CAC to risk classification model most appropriate for those at intermediate risk ... Read on »
Dense Breasts + Hormones ... by Dr. Rubens D. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health Dense Breasts + Hormones Up Cancer Risk After Menopause Breast cancer risk particularly increased with estrogen plus progestin 21 july 2010-- Postmenopausal wo ... Read on »
Depression Linked to Ere ... by Dr. Rubens D. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health Depression Linked to Erectile Dysfunction May Raise CV Risk Severe depressive symptoms in ED associated with higher incidence of major cardiovascular events ... Read on »
Experts Propose New Lexi ... by Dr. Rubens D. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health Experts Propose New Lexicon for Alzheimer's Disease AD redefined as a clinical-biological syndrome, allowing earlier diagnosis and targeted treatment 13 ... Read on »
Greater Purpose in Life ... by Dr. Rubens D. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health Greater Purpose in Life Linked to Lower Risk of Alzheimer's Rate of cognitive decline is also slower in seniors with a greater purpose in life ... Read on »
Informant-Based Tool Is ... by Dr. Rubens D. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health Informant-Based Tool Is Good Screen for Alzheimer's AD8 screen correlates strongly with Alzheimer's disease biomarkers 09 oct 2010 -- A br ... Read on »
Larger Head Size Tied to ... by Dr. Rubens D. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health Larger Head Size Tied to Less Decline in Alzheimer's Patients Greater head circumference may protect against cognitive impairment with atrophy 14 july 2010 -- Gr ... Read on »
Look AHEAD Results Favor ... by Dr. Rubens D. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health Look AHEAD Results Favor Intensive Lifestyle Intervention At four years, this diabetes intervention beats education for CVD risk factor reduction 29 ... Read on »
Moderate Chocolate Intak ... by Dr. Rubens D. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health Moderate Chocolate Intake Tied to Lower Heart Failure Risk However, protective association not observed with intake of one or more servings daily 22 ... Read on »
Mortality Predictors for ... by Dr. Rubens D. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health Mortality Predictors for Parkinson's Disease Identified Dementia, psychosis, motor severity, and age at onset among independent predictors 06 oct 2 ... Read on »
Physical Ability Measure ... by Dr. Rubens D. Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health Physical Ability Measures Predict Death Risk in Elderly Poor grip strength, walking speed, chair rising, and standing balance predict higher mortality 30 s ... Read on »