The latest health news from Medical News Today
A new study suggests an innovative strategy for tackling an enzyme that is typically affected in Parkinson's disease. The findings show promise in neurons.
Posted: October 18, 2019, 7:00 am
Peptides are small chains of amino acids. People use products with peptides for their potential benefits, including to slow aging or build muscle. Learn about peptides, what they do, and safety here.
Posted: October 16, 2019, 8:00 pm
A new study finds that testing memory with sex-specific scores could lead to more females and fewer males receiving a mild cognitive impairment diagnosis.
Posted: October 16, 2019, 4:00 pm
New research shows how frontotemporal dementia progresses and enables scientists to accurately predict how the condition will spread.
Posted: October 16, 2019, 7:00 am
Delirium is a sudden change in a person’s mental function. It often affects older adults or people experiencing alcohol withdrawal. Learn more here.
Posted: October 16, 2019, 12:00 am
A study on the effect of exercise on older adults in physical rehabilitation shows that those with the greatest impairment at baseline benefited the most.
Posted: October 13, 2019, 7:00 am
A new study finds that a slow walking speed at the age of 45 correlates with premature cognitive and physical aging, and that slow gait may predict aging.
Posted: October 12, 2019, 10:00 am
Although aging is the greatest risk factor for cancer, a recent study demonstrates how aging cells might, paradoxically, hinder cancer progression.
Posted: October 4, 2019, 10:00 am
As a normal part of aging, the scrotum loses elasticity, and the skin starts to sag. Some medical conditions can also cause the skin to appear saggy. Learn more about saggy balls and how to treat them here.
Posted: October 4, 2019, 9:00 am
There are many causes of loose, sagging skin, including aging, rapid weight loss, and pregnancy. Learn about ways to prevent and tighten loose skin here.
Posted: October 3, 2019, 6:00 am