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

May 26, 2017
Menopause is the result of a natural decline in hormones, but what causes postmenopausal bleeding? How is it diagnosed and what are the treatment options?
May 24, 2017
A new meta-analysis of two large cohort studies finds a link between a high intake of fiber and painful osteoarthritis of the knee.
May 22, 2017
An analysis of clinical trial data finds no benefit in giving older adults statins for primary prevention of cardiovascular disease.
May 22, 2017
Your spit may hold a clue to future brain health. Investigators at the Beaumont Research Institute, part of Beaumont Health in Michigan, are hopeful that their study involving small molecules in...
May 22, 2017
Tau proteins are involved in more than twenty neurodegenerative diseases, including various forms of dementia.