Many Americans Live Too Far From Opioid Addiction Treatment
THURSDAY, May 13, 2021 -- In areas of the United States where opioid treatment centers are rare, addicted people can find it nearly impossible to get help, a new study finds.
"The study identified clear opioid treatment deserts that undoubtedly...
U.S. Seniors Are Getting Fewer Abdominal Surgeries
WEDNESDAY, May 12, 2021 -- Older Americans, especially those 85 and older, are having fewer abdominal surgeries than in decades past, a new study finds.
The study examined data from 2002 to 2014, and was not able to tell the exact reasons for the...
Feel Younger Than Your Age? You Might Live Longer
WEDNESDAY, May 12, 2021 -- Can feeling young at heart, or at least younger than your actual age, help older people live healthier, longer lives?
Yes, according to researchers in Germany.
"Individuals who feel younger than they chronologically are...