Given that up to half of patients with PD suffer from depression and anxiety, physicians should maintain a “high index of suspicion” for early...
“In some cases, they are similar in sensitivity to gold-standard PET scans and lumbar punctures.”
“On the positive note, there is evidence that lifestyle changes and improved health management can positively influence mental functioning.”
"It's important that we inform our patients that really, even with this therapy, there's no prospect of stabilizing or restoring cognition or...
Memory-enhancing intervention may help boost confidence, not necessarily memory, in older adults, study suggests
Patients who noticed some change in their memory and who are interested in making some positive changes in their daily cognitive functioning may...
Older adults with type 2 diabetes find weight loss, deprescribing benefits in GLP-1 agonists, small study suggests
GLP-1 agonists may help clinicians manage uncontrolled type 2 diabetes in some older patients without the need for additional glucose-controlling...
As we think through the risk-benefit ratio of using NSAIDs in older adults, we often underappreciate the risks of these agents.
The association between strength training and less frequent knee pain, less radiographic OA, and less symptomatic OA was strongest in the older...
Adults who stopped metformin early were 21% more likely to be diagnosed with dementia during follow-up.
More than 99% of clinicians and practices underdiagnosed MCI; clinicians practicing geriatric medicine had higher detection rates than others.
“We’ve always known that there was a problem, but there haven’t been high-quality epidemiological studies like this that allowed us to say what...