It is not yet clear how much PGE2 is too much, and how it accumulates over a lifetime.
The LASI Wave 1 field survey, conducted across 35 states and UT from April 2017 to December 2018, was released by Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan.
The number of patients with AD is projected to triple by 2050, with much of the growth attributed to the elderly age bracket.
The Coronavirus Resource Center by John Hopkins University and Medicine reported that the disease has spread to 176 countries with over 5,53,000 confirmed cases.
Research has shown that some individuals carry variants of genes that risk them developing Alzheimer’s in life.
Maintaining physical, social and mental health is a key part of reducing dementia risk, and thereby, Alzheimer's.
In India alone, more than 4 million people suffer from some sort of dementia including Alzheimer’s disease.
In Aunty Sudha Aunty Radha, Tanuja Chandra shows how empowering it can be to live life on your own terms during old age. Set in Uttar Pradesh's Lahra village, it follows the shared existence of her aunts, which is as colourful and thriving as the garden they lovingly tend to in their house
Playlist for Life charity encourages families to find out which pieces of music trigger happy memories for their older relatives.
102-year-old man charged with indecent assault against 92-year-old woman in Sydney; to appear in court next month
Police declined to give details of the alleged crime, but said the incident took place around lunchtime on Tuesday and was reported to police. Officers arrived on the scene, not far from Bondi Beach in Sydney, and took the man into custody. If convicted, he could face up to seven years in jail.
The AIIMS in association with an NGO would adopt 50 elderly people, who are economically and physically challenged
Nearly 1 in every 2 elderly people faced abuse in public spaces across India and Delhi was among the least abusive cities, a report by HelpAge India has claimed
People with higher scores on life skills — such as emotional stability, determination, control, optimism and conscientiousness — are more likely to experience a broad range of health benefits and positive social outcomes in their old age, a study suggests.
Crime statistics, along with regular media reports of crimes against senior citizens has resulted in many senior citizens feeling unsafe in Chennai and Tamil Nadu.
The Congress' Gyan Singh Sohanpal is the oldest candidate in the West Bengal assembly polls, seeking his 11th term as a legislator at the ripe age of 91.
LIC’s Jeevan Akshay is an excellent plan for people to choose for their post-retirement planning.
The city of Varanasi, on the banks of the River Ganges, is widely considered Hinduism's holiest city and many Hindus believe that dying there and having their remains scattered in the Ganges allows their soul to escape a cycle of death and rebirth, attaining "moksha" or salvation. "Mukti Bhavan" or "Salvation House", is a charity-run hostel that caters for people who wish to come to Varanasi to die. Guests can normally stay up to two weeks after which, if they haven't yet passed away, they are gently asked to leave.
Insurance penetration in India is among the lowest in the world: