Women and seniors with cholesterol

Women and seniors with cholesterol

Most people are aware of the fact that middle-aged men with high cholesterol levels are in a huge risk of getting a heart attack. But people don’t realize that cholesterol poses a great danger for women and men over age 65....

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Petar Jangelovski | Oct 19, 2019

Do older women need to have mammograms

Do older women need to have mammograms

It may have caught your attention over the past decade, October has become a synonym of the color pink. It has happened for a reason; October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. We’ve noticed clothing companies selling lots of pink, beauty companies selling limited-edition products in pink packages, NFL...

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Petar Jangelovski | Oct 18, 2019

The baby boom generation is going vegan in record numbers

The baby boom generation is going vegan in record numbers

The Telegraph reports that a growing number of baby boomers – those born between 1946 and 1964...

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Petar Jangelovski | Oct 17, 2019

Does a brain scan predict Alzheimer’s? Is it better to get one or not?

Does a brain scan predict Alzheimer’s? Is it better to get one or not?

Ms. Engel, aged 65 neurologist, was trying to help her mother with Alzheimer’s. She was researching amyloid levels in her mother’s brain. She used the PET scan to get the results and estimate the risk and understand clearly what was going on. The...

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Duska Milcovska | Oct 16, 2019

Problems with asthma in older adults

Problems with asthma in older adults

Asthma is a disease common in people over age 65. If not treated properly, asthma can cause serious problems for older people. If you are an older adult, or you take care of older adults, this information will be useful...

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Petar Jangelovski | Oct 14, 2019

What is glaucoma, what causes it and how can it be treated?

What is glaucoma, what causes it and how can it be treated?

Glaucoma is a condition that damages your eye’s optic nerve and worsens over time. People who have glaucoma also feel a buildup of pressure inside their eye. In most cases, glaucoma is inherited and shows up in older adults. As a result of the pressure, called...

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Petar Jangelovski | Oct 13, 2019

A 16-week vegan diet can work its magic for your gut microbiome

A 16-week vegan diet can work its magic for your gut microbiome

Researchers have found that people who follow a 16-week vegan diet improve their health, lose weight in a healthy way, and boost their gut microbiome The best way to achieve a healthy and diverse microbiome is by following a plant-based diet You don’t...

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Petar Jangelovski | Oct 12, 2019

There are million patients who have diabetes and miss out Medicare’s Nutrition help

There are million patients who have diabetes and miss out Medicare’s Nutrition help

Louis Rocco ate too much bread for decades, but didn’t realize that it was dangerous for his diabetes until he met a registered dietitian in August. "I’m Italian, so I enjoy eating a lot of bread,’’ he said. But after he spoke to his dietitian and...

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Petar Jangelovski | Oct 10, 2019

Why does high blood pressure and low pulse occur

Why does high blood pressure and low pulse occur

High blood pressure and low pulse don’t happen often. Certain medications or medical conditions can cause this condition to occur. The pulse rate of a person indicates their heart rate and shows how many times per minute does the heartbeat. Bradycardia is a condition...

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Petar Jangelovski | Oct 9, 2019

Why a vegetarian diet lowers the chances for heart disease but raises the risks for stroke

Why a vegetarian diet lowers the chances for heart disease but raises the risks for stroke

Researchers say that pescatarians have a lower chance for heart disease rather than people who eat meat, but the risk of stroke is not increased. They believe they know why. People who go on diets that exclude eating animal products and meat are believed...

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Petar Jangelovski | Oct 5, 2019

Unconventional ways of treating a heart attack

Unconventional ways of treating a heart attack

Heart disease is the leading cause of death for men and women, and it is responsible for 1 out of 4 deaths in the United States every year. Heart disease is extremely limiting and debilitating to survivors also. It is estimated by the

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Petar Jangelovski | Oct 4, 2019

Some people use CBD for their anxiety in form of Vaping or Gummies

Some people use CBD for their anxiety in form of Vaping or Gummies

We don’t yet know how are vaping devices affecting our health in the long-term. The federal and state health authorities began an investigation in September 2019 about the connection between vaping products and severe lung disease. The situation is ...

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Petar Jangelovski | Oct 3, 2019

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