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Critics are mobilizing against the screening and testing requirement because they say it could unfairly stigmatize the poor and complicate an already difficult application process. News outlets also report on Medicaid news from Arkansas and Ohio.
Media outlets report on news from Colorado, California, Maryland, Missouri, Louisiana, New Hampshire, Minnesota, Oregon, Virginia, Pennsylvania, Iowa, Ohio, Georgia and Alaska.
One company aims to shift views on the devices from being a sign of aging to “something that’s hip and cool,” as Congress considers a bill that would urge the FDA to allow hearing aids to be sold in drug stores.
Sexual abuse is nationwide problem facing those living at longterm-care and assisted-living facilities, but too often it’s overlooked.
A new study looks at the effects of electrical stimulation on the brain, and how those pulses can improve and impair memory.
The CDC continues to promote immunizations just as it did under the Obama administration, but vaccine skeptics still feel emboldened by having the new president in the White House. In other public health news: a diet soda link to dementia risk; anxiety in students; a rare tick-borne disease; dietary supplements; and Henrietta Lacks’ cells.
Un robusto grupo de investigaciones que las personas con Alzheimer y otros tipos de demencia mantienen un fuerte sentido de sí mismos y que, en general, pueden tener una calidad de vida buena y positiva hasta las etapas finales de la enfermedad.
In a study, cold blood improved the performance of aged mice as they engaged in memory and learning tasks, such as maze-running and fear-conditioning exercises.
Research shows that people with dementia can benefit significantly from efforts to ease communication, improve overall health and other key measures.
Outlets report on news from Arizona, Florida, Michigan, New Hampshire, Louisiana, California, Georgia and Tennessee.
Outlets report on news from Minnesota, California, Oregon, Florida, Georgia, Tennessee, Pennsylvania, Kansas and Texas.
A selection of opinions on health care from around the country.
Outlets report on news from New Hampshire, Georgia, Kansas, Texas, Florida, Missouri, Minnesota, Virginia, California, Illinois and Oregon.
Because of financial strain, many rural hospitals are shutting down their labor and delivery services. Women in those areas are then faced with long drives to get to a safe place to deliver their babies. In other public health news: infectious diseases, strokes, young blood, genetic testing, fertility treatments, trauma care and more.
Outlets report on news from Washington, Connecticut, New York, Louisiana, Arizona, Minnesota, Ohio, California, Michigan, Florida and Pennsylvania.
Outlets report on news from Ohio, California, Arizona, Oregon and Pennsylvania.
Traditionally there for mothers giving birth, a doula’s role has evolved to comforting seniors facing death.
Stat looks at efforts to tackle the issue of minority access to hospice care as a matter of social justice. In related news stories, former Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius urges doctors to allow patients to drive end-of-life care decisions while researchers study how diet might help ward off Alzheimer’s.
La Canadian Brain Health Food Guide y la dieta MIND, creadas en ámbitos académicos, han demostrado ser eficaces para prevenir el deterioro cerebral vinculado al desarrollo del Alzheimer.
Good nutrition has been linked to a boost in senior citizens’ cognitive skills.