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Study into nursing home deaths

The first comprehensive study into injury related or premature deaths of residents in nursing homes has found that more than 80 per cent are from falls.

May 18, 2015
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Older women restrict driving more than older men

(HealthDay)—Older women restrict their driving activity more than older men, regardless of physical health or cognitive status, according to a study published in the November issue of the Journal of th ...

Dec 22, 2014
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Tooth loss linked to slowing mind and body

The memory and walking speeds of adults who have lost all of their teeth decline more rapidly than in those who still have some of their own teeth, finds new UCL research.

Dec 18, 2014
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Journal of the American Geriatrics Society

Journal of the American Geriatrics Society is a peer-reviewed journal of the American Geriatrics Society.

Also involved in the journal are the American Therapeutic Society and Texas Geriatrics Society.

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