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Naomi Campbell joins the swelling ranks of ‘geriatric moms’

Naomi Campbell has joined the ranks of thousands of mature moms in the US — medically defined as “geriatric mothers” — who are parenting infants at the age of 50 and above.

Source: New York Post
Published: 18 May 2021

Covid-19 Impact On Geriatric Medicine Systems Market | Global Industry Analysis, Segments, Top Key Players, Drivers And Trends To 2029

The market research report on the Global Geriatric Medicine Market offered by Straits Research, analyses the major opportunities, CAGR, yearly growth rates to help the readers to understand the qualitative and quantitative aspects of the Global Geriatric Medicine Market.

Source: Reseller News
Published: 17 May 2021

Aiding Her Dying Husband, a Geriatrician Learns the Emotional and Physical Toll of Caregiving

Rebecca Elon, MD, was thrust into a new role, primary caregiver for her severely ill husband and her elderly mother.

Source: Medscape
Published: 18 May 2021

Formal Geriatric Assessment Should Be Routine

As the number of elderly patients with cancer continues to rise, primary care providers and community oncologists need to incorporate formal geriatric assessment into routine practice.

Source: Medscape
Published: 05 May 2021

Coloradans Over 60 Will Outnumber Those Under 18 in 2 Years, Bill Aims To Increase Number Of Geriatricians

Colorado has the second fastest-growing older population in the country and the number of geriatric doctors has not kept up.

Source: CBS Local on
Published: 17 May 2021

No Difference in Outcomes for Older Hispanic Patients With COVID-19

New study finds older Hispanic patients battling coronavirus experienced different symptoms when compared to other ethnic groups.

Source: AARP
Published: 17 May 2021

Conversations with the elder generation: Geriatric care nurse loves each resident like family

Her conversations with and adoration for the elderly started when she was 17 years old. “My great aunt would invite me to accompany her on ‘senior bus trips,’” said Julie

Source: St. Louis Post-Dispatch
Published: 06 May 2021

Virtual fundraiser for Michigan Medicine programs Big Hearts for Seniors to feature storytelling

The annual Big Hearts for Seniors fundraiser returns on May 27 to benefit five Michigan Medicine Geriatrics Center and Community Health Services programs. The theme of this year’s digital event is Generations.

Published: 18 May 2021

New York Health Welcomes Jennifer Gonzalez, MD

New York Health (NYHealth) is proud to announce that board-certified primary care physician and geriatrician Jennifer Gonzalez, MD, has joined its team of multidisciplinary physicians. She will be practicing at 7 S Jersey Ave # 1,

Source: PR
Published: 18 May 2021

Global Geriatric Medicines Market to Witness Positive Growth of 6% by 2026

Geriatric treatment has necessitated advancements ... Basilea Pharmaceutica Ltd. for marketing CRESEMBA, an anti-fungal medicine used to treat aspergillosis and mucormycosis in the Asia-Pacific ...

Published: 29 Apr 2021

Geriatric Medicine Market Regional Overview 2021 with Top Keyplayers - GlaxoSmithKline Plc, Boehringer Ingelheim GmbH, Novartis AG etc.

The global geriatric medicine market mostly portrays the presence of a highly fragmented and competitive landscape, majorly owing to the presence of several players. The leading players are ...

Source: ARN
Published: 04 May 2021

Strengthening interpersonal relationships helps medical patients live longer

New research from BYU published in PLOS Medicine found that providing medical patients with social support leads to an increased chance of survival and elongation of life. Such findings come at a critical time as doctors and healthcare professionals seek new ways to improve care and decrease mortality.

Source: EurekAlert!
Published: 18 May 2021

Tailored, earlier heart failure rehab has physical, emotional benefits for patients

An innovative cardiac rehabilitation intervention started earlier and more custom-tailored to the individual improved physical function, frailty, quality-of-life, and depression in hospitalized heart failure patients,

Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 16 May 2021

Goa Adds Baricitinib Medicine to Covid-19 Treatment Protocol

Provided by News18 Goa Adds Baricitinib Medicine to Covid-19 Treatment Protocol . Panaji: The health department in Goa is working on an additional treatment protocol with the i

Source: News18 on
Published: 15 May 2021

Geriatric assessment via home hospital care yields similar outcomes as hospitalization

and colleagues wrote in Annals of Internal Medicine. Researchers observed similar outcomes among patients who received comprehensive geriatric assessments at home compared with those who received ...

Source: Healio
Published: 19 Apr 2021

Three local students awarded scholarships for improving seniors' lives

Three local post-secondary students looking to improve the lives of seniors were awarded scholarships by the Retired Teachers of Ontario (RTOERO). Matthew Malandruccolo and Daniel Picard of LaSalle and Windsor’s Austin Teshuba each received a $3,

Source: Windsor Star on
Published: 17 May 2021

Goa includes Baricitinib medicine to Covid-19 treatment protocol: Health minister

Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari on Friday held a meeting with Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant and Health Minister Vishwajeet Rane, via video conferencing and reviewed the Covid-19 situation in state

Source: Mint
Published: 16 May 2021

Music and medicine at work at Saint Mark’s vaccine clinic

As soothing tones resonated from the organ above, sunlight streamed in massive windows and people trickled into the cathedral nave.  One coronavirus vaccine clinic in Seattle has ambience you won’t find at your local drugstore.

Source: Seattle Times
Published: 07 May 2021

New cardiac rehabilitation intervention improves quality of life in hospitalized heart failure patients

An innovative cardiac rehabilitation intervention started earlier and more custom-tailored to the individual improved physical function, frailty, quality-of-life, and depression in hospitalized heart failure patients,

Source: News Medical
Published: 17 May 2021

RepliCel Announces Appointment of Leading Dermatologist in Japan as Clinical Advisor

Professor Akimichi Morita, Vice Director of Nagoya City University Hospital, will lead RepliCel’s Skin Rejuvenation Clinical Testing in Japan. VANCOUVER, BC / ACCESSWIRE / May 1

Source: Associated Press
Published: 17 May 2021

AGS honors Dr. Megan Huisingh-Scheetz with Arti Hurria Memorial Award

An Assistant Professor of Medicine and Associate Director of the Aging Research Program in the Section of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, as well as the Co-Director of the Successful Aging and ...

Source: EurekAlert!
Published: 26 Apr 2021

For deprescribing medications, what the doctor says is key

In a recent study, Johns Hopkins Medicine researchers examined the ways ... Ariel Green M.D., M.P.H., Ph.D., assistant professor of geriatric medicine at the Johns Hopkins University School ...

Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 28 Apr 2021

New York Health Welcomes Denise Abselet, DO Specialist in Geriatrics and Primary Care

Port Jefferson Station, NY, May 04, 2021 --( New York Health (NYHealth) is proud to announce that board-certified internal medicine physician and geriatrician Denise Abselet, DO, has ...

Source: PR
Published: 04 May 2021

Geriatric psychiatry provides support through aging process

Many positive changes come with aging. Financial independence, freedom to pursue hobbies and more time to spend with loved ones are some such benefits. But as men and women age, they also must ...

Source: Reading Eagle
Published: 28 Apr 2021

Health guide: Apr. 19

UW Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine May 11: Geriatric Primary Care of Diverse Populations – Gina Kang, MD Palliative Medicine Fellow & Gina Kim, MD, MPH Clinical Instructor, UW Gerontology and ...

Source: Billings Gazette
Published: 19 Apr 2021

Mountainside Medical Center Announces New Leaders in the Division of Gastroenterology

Dr. Shulik has completed fellowships in geriatric medicine at the University of Pennsylvania Hospital, gastroenterology at New York Medical College, and advanced gastroenterology with a focus on ...

Source: TAPinto
Published: 23 Apr 2021

Biomarker Technologies Market Value Predicted To Reach US$ 129.5 Billion By 2027 – Covering Pre and Post COVID-19 Market Analysis

Increasing geriatric population ... diagnostics, and personalized medicine. By indication, the market is bifurcated into cancer, infectious diseases, autoimmune disorders, cardiovascular disorders ...

Source: Medgadget
Published: 03 May 2021