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

Nov 24, 2017
A study of older adults who did 9 months of resistance training suggests that it may benefit their sense of coherence and environmental quality of life.
Nov 24, 2017
New research shows that intense physical activity increases levels of a protein that helps brain cells grow and function better. This may improve memory.
Nov 19, 2017
New research shows that light and moderate physical activity — which usually define our simple, daily activities — may significantly reduce mortality risk.
Nov 16, 2017
A study of more than 2,800 older adults finds that speed-of-processing training can reduce the 10-year risk of dementia by 29 percent.
Nov 16, 2017
A large-scale, prospective study investigates the link between visible signs of aging and excessive alcohol intake, as well as smoking.