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Exercise May Prevent Harmful Falls in Men
Regular exercise reduces older men's risk of serious injuries from falls, a new study finds.

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Head Injuries Tied to Buildup of Alzheimer's Plaques, Small Study Finds
Suffering a traumatic brain injury may lead to a buildup of Alzheimer's-type plaques in the brain, including in regions not typically affected by such plaques, a small new study suggests.

Health Tip: Prevent Heel Pain
Heel pain can make everyday activities difficult and painful.

Seafood Might Protect Brain in People at Genetic Risk for Alzheimer's
Seafood lovers, a new study delivers good news on two fronts: Mercury found in fish doesn't lead to mental decline, and for certain people, a diet rich in fish might stave off Alzheimer's disease.

When Seniors Stop Driving, Poorer Health May Be a Passenger
Older adults who give up driving may see their mental and physical well-being decline, a new research review finds.