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

Aug 21, 2017
A new study finds that targeting the body's aging-related cells maintains and increases bone formation and improves bone mass and strength in aging mice.
Aug 21, 2017
Middle-aged and older adults who have low levels of physical activity may be at greater risk of death as a result of prolonged sitting, researchers find.
Aug 17, 2017
Foods with high energy density, such as processed foods, are linked to a higher risk of obesity-related cancers in older women, regardless of body weight.
Aug 17, 2017
Lab-grown blood vessels provide platform for studying premature aging syndrome and other rare diseases.
Aug 15, 2017
A new study examines serotonin transporters and suggests that rather than being an effect of Alzheimer's disease, low serotonin may cause the illness.