• Colorectal cancer incidence among younger US adults continues to rise

    1 month ago - By Healio

    Colorectal cancer diagnoses among individuals aged younger than 50 years continued to increase in the United States over the past decade, according to results of a retrospective study published in Cancer.
    The increased incidence - plus the fact younger adults more often present with and die of advanced disease - should be factored into conversations about colorectal cancer screening guidelines, researchers concluded.
    “Several studies over the last few years have shown that the incidence rates and the mortality of colorectal cancer younger adults have increased in the
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  • Indoor Smoking Ban Tied to Heart Attack Decline in Older Adults

    1 month ago - By Medscape

    Heart attack rates dropped among older adults in Scotland in the decade after a nationwide indoor smoking ban took effect, a new study suggests.
    Reuters Health Information
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  • Study: Cardiovascular benefits of beetroot juice more pronounced among older adults than younger

    Study: Cardiovascular benefits of beetroot juice more pronounced among older adults than younger

    1 month ago - By NutraIngredients-USA

    Supplementation of nitrate-rich beetroot juice was linked to increased plasma nitrite concentrations and reduced diastolic blood pressure to a âgreater degree in older adults than younger ones,â according to a paper published today.
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