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Exercise relieves depression for people with dementia-6023

Exercise relieves depression for people with dementia

While living at one of eight long-term care homes in Taiwan, 150 resident volunteers with dementia who used wheelchairs were assigned to an exercise group or a control group.

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For women, exercise lifts quality of life-5958

For women, exercise lifts quality of life

As women age and move through the physical changes of menopause, they may experience weight gain, difficulty sleeping, mood changes and sleep difficulties (Menopause Society).

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Emotional wellness

Life review can relieve depression-5954

Life review can relieve depression

A meta-analysis of 11 randomized controlled trials and controlled clinical trials that related participation in life review interventions to the quality of life among older adults was conducted.

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Emotional wellness

Movement could buy happiness-5947

Movement could buy happiness

Money may not buy happiness, but it could be that physical activity can-and you don't have to spend a nickel.

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An active social life may help stave off suicide-5488

An active social life may help stave off suicide

According to background in a new study, suicide is among the top 10 leading causes of death among middle-age women in the United States. Between 1992 and 2010, surveys were conducted among 72,607 nurses (ages 46-71 years).

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Do ups and downs in life satisfaction impact longevity?-5389

Do ups and downs in life satisfaction impact longevity?

People who live longer tend to have great life satisfaction, report the authors of a new study. But, they wondered, what happens when satisfaction changes over time?

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