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

Dec 13, 2017
By studying a group of elderly adults from Italy, researchers have identified a set of common traits associated with better mental health in old age.
Dec 13, 2017
In this year's Christmas issue of the BMJ, researchers explore whether or not the biblical saying 'pride comes before a fall' holds any truth.
Dec 12, 2017
A look at white hair, a common change that many people experience as they age. Included is detail on genetic factors and stress-related causes.
Dec 12, 2017
Results of a phase II clinical trial suggest that high-intensity exercise may help to delay the progression of motor symptoms in Parkinson's disease.
Dec 8, 2017
New research reveals that changing an action that has already started involves a very fast and complex interplay between three regions of the brain.