Senior Health

At Glens Falls Hospital we know that seniors have special health concerns on a variety of topics, from arthritis to diabetes, from osteoporosis to cancer.

Browse our library of articles to stay on top of the latest news and developments you need to know.

Current News in Senior Health

Nov 16, 2017
A study of more than 2,800 older adults finds that speed-of-processing training can reduce the 10-year risk of dementia by 29 percent.
Nov 16, 2017
A large-scale, prospective study investigates the link between visible signs of aging and excessive alcohol intake, as well as smoking.
Nov 13, 2017
A study conducted by top research institutions reassures us that sudden cardiac arrest is unlikely to occur during, or immediately after, sexual activity.
Nov 10, 2017
New research examines 13 species of mushroom and finds high concentrations of antioxidants that may stave off aging and cognitive decline.
Nov 10, 2017
Severe obstructive sleep apnea is associated with higher levels of amyloid beta, the peptide involved in cerebral plaque buildup in Alzheimer's disease.