People who have better aerobic fitness in middle age may ward off decreases in brain volume later in life, potentially preserving memory and other functions, a U.S. study suggests.
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The elderly might want to lay off the alcohol, based on a new study that describes the serious consequences of just one or two drinks per day.
When older men have stressed-out wives, their own blood pressure may go up, a U.S. study suggests.