Geriatrics News

Alzheimer’s disease research registry in the worksJul 19, 2013
The Alzheimer’s Disease and Memory Disorder Center at Baylor College of Medicine has begun developing a registry of people in the Houston area who might be interested in participating in future Alzheimer’s disease prevention research.
Adding fish oil or lutein/zeaxanthin recommended supplement cocktail does not slow vision loss from macular degenerationMay 6, 2013
BCM researchers find taking fish oil, omega-3 fatty acids with other vitamins does not slow vision destroying macular degeneration.
Correcting glutathione deficiency improves impaired mitochondrial fat burning, insulin resistance in agingApr 2, 2013
Research could open possibilities to improve metabolic health in older people.
Huffington Health Forum addresses important aging topicsMar 26, 2013
Forum will be held April 3 at River Oaks Country Club.
Grant funds study of the aging processDec 20, 2012
BCM researchers to examine improving length, quality of life for future generations.
Flu vaccine covers new strainsOct 8, 2012
Vaccine proven to quite effective in preventing complications from the influenza virus.
Minutes matter in treating sepsis infectionSep 12, 2012
Sepsis is most common and dangerous in the elderly and those who have weakened immune systems.
BCM tackles Alzheimer's on all frontsMay 6, 2012
Check out the latest on Alzheimer's research from Baylor College of Medicine
Geriatrics move to Park PlazaApr 17, 2012
Geriatrics move to Park Plaza.
Huffington Health Forum addresses important aging topicsApr 2, 2012
Three College professors to deliver talks April 4.