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Less healthy seniors were the hardest hit by rising grocery prices

Three-quarters of people in the U.S. over age 50 say they are somewhat or a lot affected by rising grocery prices, and nearly a third say they are eating less healthily because of rising food prices, according to a new survey. But food price inflation hit certain groups of older adults harder, the survey found, …

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Nut consumption early in life may improve health as you age

Looking at 20 years of dietary history and 30 years of physical and clinical measurements, the researchers found that participants who ate nuts early in life were more likely to be more physically active, have a better quality diet and have a better heart disease risk profile. until they reach middle adulthood. These new findings …

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Research shows that regular activity patterns are important for healthy aging and mental health

Older adults who consistently get up early and stay active throughout the day are happier and perform better on cognitive tests than those with irregular activity patterns, according to a new study by researchers at the University of Pittsburgh. The results are published online JAMA Psychiatry, suggests that activity patterns -; not only activity intensity …

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Researcher transforming our knowledge of dementia wins $1 million scientific prize | science | In-depth reports on science and technology | DW

You and I may not look twice at nematodes, but for Anthony Heymann, this year’s European Korber Prize for Science laureate, mystery worms hold answers to understanding how our cells work. “Nobody really cares about C. elegans, but our research on it ended up affecting nearly all of the biomedical research,” Hyman told DW. The …

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Research transforming our knowledge of dementia wins science prize | science | In-depth reports on science and technology | DW

You and I may not look twice at nematodes, but for Anthony Heymann, this year’s European Korber Prize for Science laureate, mystery worms hold answers to understanding how our cells work. “Nobody really cares about C. elegans, but our research on it ended up affecting nearly all of the biomedical research,” Hyman told DW. The …

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Scientists revealed the secrets of ‘ immortal jellyfish | science | In-depth reports on science and technology | DW

Scientists in Spain have revealed the genetic code of an “immortal jellyfish,” a marine creature that has the ability to revert to its tiny larval form over and over again. To understand why Turritopsis dohrnii has this special ability, Maria Pascual Turner, Victor Quesada and colleagues at the University of Oviedo compared the genetic sequences …

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What is the impact of COVID-19 on male reproductive health?

In a recently published study Journal of Endocrinological Research, Researchers assessed male reproductive health three months after 2019 coronavirus (COVID-19) infection. Study: Male reproductive health 3 months after SARS-CoV-2 infection: a multicenter study. Image credit: BlurryMe/Shutterstock Background Studies have identified male susceptibility to severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) infection and increased mortality. This …

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The Alzheimer’s Society honors seven researchers for contributions to the field of dementia

Alzheimer’s Association┬« Seven awards will be presented at the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference┬« (AAIC)┬«2022, honoring researchers for their diverse expertise, noteworthy achievements, and innovative contributions to the field of Alzheimer’s and dementia science. Our understanding of dementia today owes much to these seven researchers and their collaborators. Celebrating their achievements and strong work in diverse …

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Nutritional intervention can be an effective treatment in maintaining human health

In a recently published study Signal transduction and targeted therapy Journal, researchers assessed the impact of dietary regulation on human health and disease. Research: Dietary regulation in health and disease. Image credit: Cook Shoots Food/Shutterstock Adequate rates of nutritional therapy play an important role in extending lifespan and delaying the aging process in several species, …

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