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

Jun 14, 2018
Researchers investigate the role of arterial stiffness in memory decline in older adults. A flexible aorta may be key to maintaining cognitive ability.
Jun 4, 2018
A habit of walking supports health on numerous levels, but does walking pace influence these benefits? A new study suggests that it may.
Jun 1, 2018
Memory naturally declines with age, but a new study shows that there may be an easy way to protect it — namely, by staying socially active.
May 31, 2018
A new review analyzed several randomized controlled studies to figure out what is the ideal number of hours needed to improve thinking skills in seniors.
May 30, 2018
Turns out, it isn't just our skin that gets wrinkled with age, but also our cells. 'Smoothing out' these wrinkles may lead to a long, disease-free life.