1. kind2creatures

    Flu Vaccine Not Effective for Elderly, Death Rates Increased

    Government study shows flu vaccine not effective in the elderly, and death rates increased.
  2. kind2creatures

    Two Elderly Women Out for a Drive

    Two elderly women were out driving in a large car. Both could barely see over the dashboard. As they were cruising along, they came to an intersection. The stoplight was red, but they just went on through. The woman in the passenger seat thought to herself, "I must be losing it. I could have...
  3. kind2creatures

    Nicotine Improves Memory in Elderly (Alzheimer's)

    Article about the use of nicotine in the treatment of memory loss in the elderly...
  4. liverock

    Medicare Nursing Home Exploitation

    Nice little earner here.:evil: http://douglassreport.com/2011/10/28/nursing-home-exploitation/
  5. kind2creatures

    Olive Oil Reduces Stroke Risk in Elderly

    This tells how daily consumption of cold-pressed extra virgin olive oil can help reduce the risk of stroke in the elderly.
  6. kind2creatures

    Senior Muscle Function and Vitamin D

    An article from Energy Times that shows the benefits of vitamin D supplementation for aging muscles. Vitamin D May Boost Senior Muscle Function Vitamin D, a nutrient best known for boosting bone health, may help muscles, too. That’s the conclusion of a recent study that found a link...
  7. kind2creatures

    Fell and Broke Your Hip?...or reverse

    On Dr.Oz the other day, they discussed the elderly falling and breaking their hip. Dr.Oz believed that it was the other way around, that they break their hip and THEN fall. He also said that it wasn't the hip that broke, it was the upper femur thigh bone which is connected to the hip joint...
  8. G

    In memory of Mother: Sugar, calories, and eating

    Mother used to always scold my brothers and me when we ate our food too fast. “Slow down…don’t gobble your food,” said Mother. “You’ll get indigestion.” After having three children, I did put on some weight. Of course, Mother noticed. She would make a comment about it. “Sharon, you’re...
  9. G

    Selenium for brain power

    My mother passed away last year. As a way to remember her, I have been writing weekly articles about ways to improve the health of our elderly or senior citizens. The following article below is about the importance of selenium in one's diet: In a new study ( Indiana University School of...
  10. Harry Hirsute

    Beta Alanine May Benefit the Elderly (muscles)

  11. Harry Hirsute

    Chromium Picolinate May Stimulate Activity in Older Brains