elderly people

Common Bone Problems In The Old Age!

By Dr. S . Kumar, Orthopaedics With aging, body suffers loss of functions with the muscular and skeletal systems. Especially vulnerable are the bones as many elderly people suffer from loss of strength and fragility increasing the chances of fractures. Let’s look at some of the common bone related disorders in the…

Depression can lead to dementia in elderly people

A study has revealed that elderly people who exhibit prominent signs of depression are at a high risk of developing dementia. These people may also experience the early symptoms of dementia, which includes the deterioration of at least two mental functions, like loss of memory and judgment. Senior citizens who…