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Women, not men, learn about stroke symptoms from television campaign-3063

Women, not men, learn about stroke symptoms from television campaign

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Communication

Signs reminding people to take the stairs just may work-3059

Signs reminding people to take the stairs just may work

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Communication

Older adults text more than they talk-2804

Older adults text more than they talk

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Key message and goal-setting reduce sedentary time-2757

Key message and goal-setting reduce sedentary time

The reports of the risk of sedentary living, such as spending hours in a chair watching television, are accumulating. A recent spate of research findings have made the case that sedentary hours may be an independent risk factor for weight gain and mortality (ICAA Research Review, 11[26] July 2011), among other health risks. Will older adults give up their television and computer time to reduce sitting time?

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Research versus practical information for older adults-2654

Research versus practical information for older adults

If people are to take a more active role in making health care decisions, then they need to have the information that will inform those decisions. The purpose of evidence-based patient and consumer information is to provide unbiased evidence, in plain language, of the benefits and risks of diagnostic procedures and treatments. How do older adults respond to evidence-based patient and consumer information?

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Lifestyle changes occur with personal counseling-2646

Lifestyle changes occur with personal counseling

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