Geriatrics News

  • Statin Benefits After 75 Limited to Patients With Diabetes Analysis of NHANES data showed no overall benefit of statins for primary prevention, with the exception of adults with type 2 diabetes, and only for those aged 75 to 84 years.
  • Mediterranean Diet Linked to Improved Sleep Quality Adding to past research showing beneficial effects from the Mediterranean diet in older adults, a new study suggests that the diet also improves quality of sleep, although not sleep duration.

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