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Dementia caregivers face challenges, benefits-6146

Dementia caregivers face challenges, benefits

The strain of providing care for someone with Alzheimer's disease or another dementia comes through in the latest results from the National Poll on Healthy Aging, with 78% saying caregiving was stressful.

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Older adults want to participate in medical decisions-6144

Older adults want to participate in medical decisions

Most older adults in the US prefer to actively participate in making decisions regarding their health care, according to a study published in the Annals of Family Medicine.

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TechTalk: Brain-training audiogame helps those with hearing loss-6137

TechTalk: Brain-training audiogame helps those with hearing loss

Older adults with hearing loss can triple their understanding of words in noisy situations by training on a specially designed audiogame, according to researchers from Massachusetts Eye and Ear in Boston.

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Does mindfulness really work?-6134

Does mindfulness really work?

Mindfulness has gone from being a "fringe topic" to being an occasional replacement for psychotherapy, a tool for corporate well-being, a widely implemented educational practice, and 'key to building more resilient soldiers,'" according to a team of international researchers.

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Older adults apt to disclose suicidal thoughts: listen and act-6126

Older adults apt to disclose suicidal thoughts: listen and act

Suicide among older adults is a growing public health issue, yet a new study shows that 23% of individuals aged 50 and older who died by suicide had disclosed their suicide intent, meaning there may have been time to intervene.

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Population of HIV-infected older adults soars-6111

Population of HIV-infected older adults soars

Close to half of all people with HIV in developed countries are older adults, and that number is poised to increase to 70% by 2020, according to a presentation at the American Psychological Association's annual convention.

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