Longevity & Wellness

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Jean Marmoreo
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My mother died in 2008 in her 90th year. She did so with dignity and in no pain. Her daughters, we are four, were not there in her hospital room. We’d gone »

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What you’re doing right now is reducing your risk of getting depressed. Who would’ve guess that reading everythingzoomer.com could help ward off depression? The Journals of Gerontolgy report that spending time online »

Parkinson’s Disease: A Primer

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April is Parkinson’s Disease Awareness Month. Here, what you need to know about Parkinson’s — what it is and how it can be managed. »

“Every man desires to live long, but no man wishes to be old” – Jonathan Swift

Parkinson’s: Brain Reinterpreted

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A world leader in neurology is developing breakthroughs for those living with Parkinson’s disease. JULIE ENFIELD reports. It was a blazing hot august morning, not a cloud in the sky. Katherine Hays »

Don’t Get Mad, Get Pasta Fast

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Was is something he said? Or was it low blood sugar? Low blood sugar levels may make married people angrier at their spouses and even more likely to lash out aggressively, report »

Making Old Body Parts Young Again

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Could it be one small step for a mouse, one giant step for mankind? Scientists have succeeded in regenerating a living organ for the first time. Researchers rebuilt the the thymus in »

National Caregiver Day

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April 5th is National Caregiver Day, a time set aside to recognize those who dedicate their time caring for others, in turn making lives easier and more enjoyable. In honour of this, »