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Aerobic exercise has antidepressant treatment effects

Aerobic exercise has antidepressant treatment effects

An analysis of randomized controlled clinical trials indicates that supervised aerobic exercise has large antidepressant treatment effects for patients with major depression. The systematic review and meta-analysis is published in Depression and Anxiety. Across...

Muscle mass should be a new vital sign, research shows

IMAGE: This infographic details the link between muscle mass and a person’s overall health status, and highlights key findings from theAnnals of Medicine review paper. view more Adults go to the doctor roughly three times a...

Risky sedative prescriptions for older adults

IMAGE: Counties varied widely in intensity of benzodiazepine prescribing by local primary care providers to Medicare Part D patients. view more  Credit: University of Michigan Despite years of warnings that older adults shouldn’t take sedative...

Modifiable dementia risk factor in older adults

Modifiable dementia risk factor in older adults

For older adults, it may seem as though the die is already cast regarding their odds of developing dementia, but new research from the University of Pittsburgh has identified a dementia risk factor among...