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Researchers are worried that people with chronic disease are not being active enough

The George Institute for Global Health at the University of Oxford measured the duration and intensity of physical activity levels over seven days and compared those participants with, and those without, chronic disease. They found that those with chronic disease, even those conditions that don’t directly limit capacity for exercise, spent less time active. Around… Read More »

Dementia symptoms: Elderly people worried they could have Alzheimer’s should do THIS test

Dementia tends to affect elderly people – the four main types are Alzheimer’s disease, vascular dementia, lewy body dementia and frontotemporal dementia. Some of the most common symptoms of the condition include memory loss, difficulty concentrating and being confused about time and place. But pensioners often wrongly blame dementia for not being able to remember… Read More »