Tag Archives: Elderly

High Blood Pressure May Not Be All Bad in Elderly

By Steven Reinberg HealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, Jan. 17, 2017 (HealthDay News) — Creating higher blood stress in really old age could give some protection from dementia, a new study suggests. In middle age, higher blood stress — also named hypertension — boosts dementia danger later in life, mentioned study lead researcher Maria Corrada. It also raises your threat for heart ...

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Superbug Resistant To All U.S. Antibiotics Kills Elderly Woman In Nevada

A so-known as “superbug” resistant to all recognized antibiotics in the United States was accountable for the death of a Northern Nevada lady in 2016, according to newly-published literature from the U.S. government. In a report published on Friday, the U.S. Centers for Disease Manage and Prevention (CDC) described the patient killed by the purported superbug as a resident of ...

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