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 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.
Aug 15, 2017
The average American today is twice as likely to be diagnosed with knee osteoarthritis than in the years before World War II, Harvard scientists say, but that increase can't be blamed on the reasons...
Aug 14, 2017
Injecting cardiosphere-derived cells from newborn rats into aged rats' hearts rejuvenated heart function, exercise capacity, and other markers of aging.