• Oranges are also a low-calorie snack that can help prevent weight gain-another risk factor of cancer. (readersdigest.ca)
  • The odds of developing obesity and of developing metabolic risk factor clustering after 5 and 10 years were calculated for adults with different levels and combinations of physical activity and leisure sitting time. (medindia.net)
  • Compared with individuals reporting both low physical activity and high leisure time sitting, those with intermediate levels of both physical activity and leisure time sitting had nearly 2-fold lower odds of having metabolic risk factor clustering after 5 years, with similar odds after 10 years. (medindia.net)
  • They add: "The greatest reduction in risk of developing metabolic risk factor clustering observed for intermediate levels of physical activity and leisure time sitting was unexpected and suggests that moderate amounts of both moderate-to-vigorous physical activity and leisure time sitting may be sufficient to protect against developing metabolic risk factor clustering over time. (medindia.net)
  • They conclude: "The protective effects of moderate-to-vigorous physical activity and low leisure time sitting against developing obesity and metabolic risk factor clustering are strongest when viewed in combination. (medindia.net)
  • A prior suicidal ideation is the single most important risk factor for suicide in the general population [ 6 ]. (jneuropsychiatry.org)
  • These findings suggest that lower serum NGF levels might be a risk factor for developing PSD and higher serum levels of NGF might be protective against developing PSD at one month post-stroke. (jneuropsychiatry.org)
  • Although no relationship between height and weight growth and the risk of asthma was observed, this disproportionate development of lung function could be a risk factor for the development of respiratory disease, the researchers said. (thehansindia.com)
  • Smoking is a greater risk factor in women. (professionalsupplementcenter.com)
  • Low estrogen levels after menopause create a significant risk factor for developing cardiovascular disease in smaller blood vessels which tends to affect women more than men. (professionalsupplementcenter.com)
  • Le diab te, les autres facteurs de risque et 12-Yr Cardiovascular Mortality for Men Screened in the Multiple Risk Factor Intervention Trial. (medindia.net)
  • When a very old patient is admitted to the ICU, we note that age is a risk factor for poor outcomes from virtually every disease. (critcon.org)
  • Provides a heart health education program for people who have heart disease or who are at risk for heart disease, and would benefit from risk factor and lifestyle education. (healthlinkbc.ca)
  • These risk factors -- such as high cholesterol , obesity , and diabetes -- are seen more in people with prehypertension than in those with normal blood pressure. (webmd.com)
  • Thus in this new research, the authors aimed to investigate the combined effects of physical activity and leisure time sitting on long-term risk of developing obesity (defined as body mass index ≥30 kg/m ) and of developing a clustering of metabolic risk factors (defined as having two or more of low HDL (or 'good') cholesterol, high levels of blood fats, high blood pressure, high blood glucose, and insulin resistance). (medindia.net)
  • The Mayo Clinic describes common risk factors for heart disease for both men and women as high cholesterol levels, high blood pressure and obesity. (professionalsupplementcenter.com)
  • Consider heart disease, the most common stereotype is a middle-aged, white male who exhibits classic symptoms of left sided chest tightness on exertion and may have so-called "risk factors", such as hypertension, hypercholesterolemia, family history and/or obesity. (chongmd.com)
  • Type 2 DM usually occurs after 30 years of age and is associated with risk factors like obesity, sedentary lifestyle, PCOS, or other endocrine disorders like Cushing's syndrome, heredity playing a major role. (medindia.net)
  • Vehicles carrying one or more passengers at the time of the accident increased the likelihood of driver fatality by 114 percent for young men and 70 percent for middle-aged men, but had no significant effect on the injury levels of older male drivers. (medindia.net)
  • Vehicles less than five years old increased the likelihood of fatality for older men by 216 percent and for young men by 71 percent, but did not have a significant effect on the likelihood of a fatality for middle-aged men. (medindia.net)
  • Not using safety belts increased the likelihood of injury by 119 percent for young women, 164 percent for middle-aged women and 187 percent for older women. (medindia.net)
  • Vehicles six years old and older increased the likelihood of injury for middle-aged female drivers by more than 200 percent but had no significant impact on the injury levels of other female age categories. (medindia.net)
  • Fatalities were more likely for middle-aged men who fall asleep at the wheel, exceeded the speed limit, got into an accident at an intersection or had an accident after midnight on Friday or Saturday, while the same factors had no significant effect on the injury levels of middle-aged female drivers. (medindia.net)
  • Injuries were shown to be more likely for middle-aged women who drive during daytime hours, drive while under the influence of alcohol or drive while ill, while the same factors did not significantly influence the injury levels of middle-aged male drivers. (medindia.net)
  • Driving on curvy roads and driving vehicles six years old and older increased the likelihood of injury for middle-aged female drivers but were found to have no significant effect on the injury levels of middle-aged male drivers. (medindia.net)
  • While alcohol played a role in some categories, such as middle-aged female fatalities, its impact was not statistically significant for most age and gender categories, Mannering said. (medindia.net)
  • Thus, this study aimed to develop a scale for evaluating perceived barriers for self-care in middle-aged patients with diabetes mellitus type 2. (ac.ir)
  • The findings showed that the designed questionnaire was a valid and reliable instrument for measuring perceived barriers for self-care in middle-aged patients with diabetes mellitus type 2. (ac.ir)
  • In many cases, the cause of colon cancer is unclear, though potential risk factors include weight gain, a sedentary lifestyle, and a poor diet. (readersdigest.ca)
  • For the study, a research team from Monash University in Australia reviewed 46 studies to investigate the prevalence of frailty in 120,000 people over the age of 60 in 28 countries. (psychcentral.com)
  • And do couples with large age gaps experience poorer (or better) relationship outcomes compared to couples of similar ages? (thehansindia.com)
  • It also depends on the size of the tumour, your age, and your symptoms. (healthlinkbc.ca)
  • The goal of this blog is to share facts about the types of POP, the risk factors, and what treatment options you might have if POP seems to be linked to other, bothersome symptoms. (webmd.com)
  • To explore the prevalence of suicidal ideation, psychological symptoms, and associated risk factors among this population. (jneuropsychiatry.org)
  • Nearly half of all adults older than age 18 have prehypertension or hypertension , as measured by average of two or more readings at two or more doctor's visits. (webmd.com)
  • But because many variables, such as size, are factored into the equation, get advice from your veterinarian on how often and how much to feed your dog. (webmd.com)
  • People with prehypertension may have a greater risk for other cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk factors. (webmd.com)
  • Scientists think certain proteins in the blood either increase or decrease with aging and are behind age-related diseases such as dementia, diabetes and heart disease. (kqed.org)
  • Unlike the other major risk factors (age, smoking, diabetes, high cholesterol, and high blood pressure), it's difficult to measure how much impact family history has on an individual's risk. (webmd.com)
  • Appropriate self-care has an important role in improving the life level of diabetics and it has been proven that perceived barriers is one of the most contributory factors on the success self-carein diabetes. (ac.ir)
  • In many cases, alcohol consumption may have an indirect effect by increasing the probability of not wearing a safety belt, speeding and the likelihood of certain types of collisions, but once you know these factors, the direct effect of alcohol on injury severity may not be statistically significant," he said. (medindia.net)
  • The authors say the results persisted even when adjusted for a wide range of potentially confounding factors, including socioeconomic status, smoking behaviour, alcohol consumption and health status. (medindia.net)
  • About 80% of men who reach age 80 have cancer cells in their prostate . (webmd.com)
  • The thing that raises your odds of having prostate cancer the most is age. (webmd.com)
  • Numbers for these groups rise sharply when the men immigrate to the U.S. African-Americans should begin prostate cancer tests at age 50. (webmd.com)
  • This cancer is most common in people ages 15 to 35 and people age 55 and older. (healthlinkbc.ca)
  • Tobacco users age prematurely and die early of emphysema if they manage to avoid cancer. (girlsaskguys.com)
  • Colon cancer rates are rising, and the disease is striking adults at a younger age. (readersdigest.ca)
  • Researchers identified the risk factors for chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy in cancer patients treated with paclitaxel or oxaliplatin. (oncologynurseadvisor.com)
  • hereditary prostate cancer typically begins among a cluster of relatives before age 55. (cancer.gov)
  • Carcinogens and inherited factors that make people less able to detoxify them seem to play a role in causing bladder cancer. (cancer.gov)
  • Risk factors for this type of cancer include smoking or a family history of pancreatic cancer. (webmd.com)
  • We know that starting as low as 115/75 mmHg, the risk of heart attack and stroke doubles for every 20-point jump in systolic blood pressure or every 10-point rise in diastolic blood pressure for adults aged 40-70. (webmd.com)
  • The two companies are running separate clinical trials to infuse plasma from people under the age of 25 into older adults, in an attempt to reverse some of the negative effects of aging and treat age-related diseases. (kqed.org)
  • The lack of protection for the most active adults may reflect a chance finding, or confounding by other factors such as wider use of prescription drugs by participants in less active groups. (medindia.net)
  • There is a paucity of research about the prevalence of suicidal ideation and associated risk factors among adults with disabilities. (jneuropsychiatry.org)
  • Additional chapters are dedicated to infants, adolescents ages 15 to 19 years, and mortality rates. (cancer.gov)
  • This is believed to be a cause of aging and a culprit for the degenerative diseases that blight our later years. (medindia.net)
  • Each citation is discounted by its age in years (1/age).Authors with multiple affiliations are attributed to each according to the weights they have set to each in their profile, or by default according to a formula described here . (repec.org)
  • Infusions of young blood may replenish helpful proteins that are lost over the years or block the production of damaging ones that typically increase with age. (kqed.org)
  • mean age 56 years). (medindia.net)
  • 65 years of age), but there may be more to the story than just "bad genes. (webmd.com)
  • Most vets will not neuter a rabbit after it reaches six years of age. (wikihow.com)
  • Additionally, rabbits over two years of age will need to be screened more thoroughly for health issues than rabbits that are younger, which could add cost to the pre-operation procedure. (wikihow.com)
  • This tragic cycle, paired with toxic effects of lower sperm counts, higher susceptibility to disease, depletion of the salmon supply and other factors, have resulted in the southern resident orca reproduction rate to drop significantly in recent years. (kqed.org)
  • Females begin breeding when they are around 15 years of age and give birth about every three to four years. (kqed.org)
  • Had he passed his test at the same tender age (shortly before his 18th birthday) but not driven in the intervening years, he would still be charged less now. (which.co.uk)
  • The new study, led by Erasmus University in Rotterdam, The Netherlands, showed that the infants with the highest weight gain velocity and body mass index had lower lung function at 10 years of age. (thehansindia.com)
  • For the study, published in the journal Thorax, the team tracked 4,435 children in the Netherlands from birth until 10 years of age. (thehansindia.com)
  • The team examined whether early childhood growth patterns -- ascertained by taking repeated weight and height measurements during the first three years of the child's life -- affected respiratory health at the age of 10 years. (thehansindia.com)
  • Considering the importance of screening and identifying people at risk of mental disorders in order to determine the prevalence of mental disorders and carry out activities to the prevention and treatment, the present study aimed to compare psychological profiles of people based on MMPI-2's scales according to birth order, age and educational level in general population of 18-80 years old. (ac.ir)
  • Individuals over 40 years of age should consider the advantages of supplementing with the ubiquinol form of CoQ10, as it requires no further conversion by the body to be utilized. (professionalsupplementcenter.com)
  • Onset in type 1 usually occurs before 30 years of age. (medindia.net)
  • The team, led by Dr. Richard Ofori-Asenso and Professor Danny Liew from the Monash School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, discovered that 4.3 percent of people over the age of 60 develop frailty each year. (psychcentral.com)
  • Lisa Miller published an article in New York Magazine about people who have children at advanced ages-meaning people in the fifth decade of life. (psychcentral.com)
  • Scientists are infusing blood from young people into elderly individuals to improve health and delay the afflictions of aging. (kqed.org)
  • Furthermore, people of different ages show different patterns of mental disorders. (ac.ir)
  • But what these studies haven't taken into account is the different factors that might cause people to become pet owners in the first place. (webmd.com)
  • Overall, said Pomidor, this study is important as the baby boomers age and more people begin to need long-term care. (webmd.com)
  • It is not just the stages of age where the diet of people changes, but there are also factors that contribute in the dietary change, such as economic, psychological, and social aspects. (wordpress.com)
  • That age old question that people who have never experienced an abusive or toxic relationship ask. (wordpress.com)
  • The artificially developed blood vessels provide a 3D model to study the link between the disease and cardiac aging in progeria patients. (medindia.net)
  • In 2014, Alkahest sponsored an FDA-approved clinical trial at Stanford to give Alzheimer's patients between the ages of 50 and 90 four small, weekly transfusions of plasma. (kqed.org)
  • Anthocyanins, or the "flashy flavonoid," give blackberries their glossy, dark color, and it's this powerful phytonutrient that's been shown to protect the brain from oxidative stress and may even reduce the effects of age-related conditions such as Alzheimer's disease and dementia. (thehansindia.com)
  • They also provide about 5% RDA levels of vitamin K. Vitamin K is essential for many clotting factors function in the blood as well as in bone metabolism and help reduce Alzheimer's disease in the elderly. (thehansindia.com)
  • And then there are the conditions caused by a malfunctioning immune system or environmental factors. (readersdigest.ca)
  • But treatment success depends on your gender, the type of Hodgkin's you have, its stage, and your age when you are diagnosed. (healthlinkbc.ca)
  • The appropriate dose of alchemilla depends on several factors such as the user's age, health, and several other conditions. (webmd.com)
  • Determining whether your rabbit should be neutered is a process that depends mostly on your rabbit's age and health. (wikihow.com)
  • After controlling for parental polygenic risk scores, every 10-year delay in paternal age increased the risk of early-onset schizophrenia in offspring by about 30 percent," said lead author Shi-Heng Wang, Ph.D., China Medical University in Taichung. (psychcentral.com)
  • Maternal age was not associated with risk of early onset in offspring. (psychcentral.com)
  • It would be important to understand the distinct neural mechanisms through which advanced paternal age influenced the age of onset. (psychcentral.com)
  • Cost-effectiveness model was developed to compare costs and other factors of azacitidine/venetoclax combination with azacitidine alone in patients with AML. (oncologynurseadvisor.com)
  • Depending on variables such as gender, age, and other risk factors, all your patients should be receiving regular screening tests such as breast exams, pelvic exams and pap tests, fecal occult blood tests, testicular and prostate exams, and skin exams for melanoma. (psychcentral.com)
  • It is a truism that upon reaching middle age or thereabouts, most patients stop behaving like their calendar age, medically speaking, and start to instead resemble their state of health. (critcon.org)
  • Abella said Ostrander's age and overall health may have also been factors in his survival. (go.com)
  • Other associated factors can include irritable bowel syndrome, constipation, and overall poor health (Rortveit, 2007). (webmd.com)
  • At some point, the aging spouse may need long-term health care, and may no longer be able to do certain things that you both enjoy. (thehansindia.com)
  • Education and age are important factors which can influence mental health. (ac.ir)
  • Although age and family medical history are contributing factors, women of all ages should be concerned about heart health and take steps to prevent the disease. (professionalsupplementcenter.com)
  • Study leader Dawn Carr, an associate professor of sociology at Florida State University, said the research team was surprised by the results, which were particularly meaningful because loneliness and depression have been found to be risk factors for death and other health problems, just like smoking . (webmd.com)
  • Understanding the differences among drivers in different gender and age categories is crucial to preventing serious injuries, said researchers in a new study showing stark statistical differences in traffic-accident injuries depending on the gender and age of drivers. (medindia.net)
  • It is reasonably well known that age and gender have an effect on the likelihood of an accident, but the influence that age and gender have on driver injuries once an accident has occurred is not well understood," Mannering said. (medindia.net)
  • Because the factors that affect how severely you are going to be injured vary depending on your age and gender, a better understanding of age and gender differences can lead to improvements in vehicle and highway design to minimize driver injury severity," Mannering said. (medindia.net)
  • What is clear is that safety research and policy must begin to seriously address gender- and age-related matters because there are compelling differences and considerable potential to improve safety if these differences are properly addressed. (medindia.net)
  • Another possibility is that vehicle safety systems, such as safety belts and airbags, may be more effective for some age and gender categories than for others. (medindia.net)
  • 0.001), after adjusting for potential confounding variables (i.e. age, gender, and education). (jneuropsychiatry.org)
  • In this case, his gender goes against him, rather than his age. (which.co.uk)
  • I thought age and gender discrimination were outlawed, but it seems insurance companies are exempt! (which.co.uk)
  • Having a strong connection is the most important part of any relationship regardless of age, gender or cultural differences. (thehansindia.com)
  • Depending on your blood pressure and risk factors for heart disease , you may only need to make a few lifestyle adjustments. (webmd.com)
  • Chronic kidney disease, on the other hand, is a slowly progressing disease that occurs due to age or hereditary factors. (wikihow.com)
  • [1] There are some factors that increase the likeliness that your dog will get kidney disease. (wikihow.com)
  • If your dog has any risk factors, then it's important to keep a look out for signs of the disease. (wikihow.com)
  • A family history of heart disease is the most challenging of the heart disease risk factors to evaluate. (webmd.com)
  • Women over age 55 have a greater risk of developing the disease. (professionalsupplementcenter.com)
  • Heart disease is the leading cause of death, among all age groups and genders in California. (chongmd.com)
  • The new findings provide an important advance regarding how the father's age at conception can affect the offspring's risk for schizophrenia. (psychcentral.com)
  • Is it true that in TODAYS age, the most important factor in a man is money? (girlsaskguys.com)
  • What factors are most important to you? (webmd.com)
  • And the question about how much risk is critically important because the amount of risk is the primary factor in determining how aggressive we should be in our prevention efforts. (webmd.com)
  • After prodding from several (albeit younger) Twilight fans, I read the series and understood that this particular vampire story has a lot to offer regarding the power of love to ward off anxiety about death and aging. (psychcentral.com)
  • A recent trend in anti-aging research sounds straight out of an episode of "The Twilight Zone"-or, if you're younger than 40, the "Twilight" series. (kqed.org)
  • My husband and I want to have children, but I am worried about my age, as well as the complications related to having spina bifida. (webmd.com)
  • As well, supplementation may lower levels of inflammatory biomarkers shown to be risk factors for cardiovascular and chronic diseases. (professionalsupplementcenter.com)
  • We understand this, and when we admit a 60-year-old man with chronic diseases of multiple organs, we acknowledge they have nothing in common with a person of the same age who still runs marathons. (critcon.org)
  • About two-thirds of all prostate cancers are diagnosed in men age 65 and older. (webmd.com)
  • A compendium of statistical trends and risk factors associated with childhood cancers is available here. (cancer.gov)
  • This would help at all ages - and would put an end to the nonsensical penalisation of individuals, not based on experience or ability, but based on population statistics. (which.co.uk)
  • Gerontologists subgroup young old (60-69y), middle old (70-79y) and old old (80+) but we all know that there is great diversity in how individuals age. (chongmd.com)
  • While ear infections can affect individuals of all ages, they more commonly hit children. (readersdigest.ca)
  • Some potentially correctable factors, which are known to influence the frailty index include but are not limited to exercise, improved nutrition, treatment of anemia and depression. (chongmd.com)
  • For the pre-school age group, the nutritional requirement progresses, such that the child's diet must include carbohydrates, fruit and vegetables, milk and dairy foods, protein and good quality fats, as well as vitamins A, C, calcium, iron and zinc. (wordpress.com)
  • Topic areas include healthy eating and nutrition, stress management, medications, physical activity and exercise, heart problems and their treatment, blood pressure management, and how to reduce risk factors. (healthlinkbc.ca)
  • Previous studies have demonstrated that nerve growth factor (NGF) participates in the development of stroke and depression. (jneuropsychiatry.org)
  • Aging, i.e. a decline in the growth rate of the native population, has an expansionary effect on immigration. (repec.org)
  • Tissue concentrations of CoQ10 have been found to gradually decline after age 30. (professionalsupplementcenter.com)
  • Oxidative stress is also believed to be a reason why we age and a cause of degenerative diseases. (medindia.net)
  • Before 1983, miscarriage and pregnancy estimates use abortions age groups 10-19 instead of ages 15-19. (mi.us)
  • Accidents occurring in rural areas increased the likelihood of fatalities by 208 percent for young women but had no significant effect on the injury levels of other female age categories. (medindia.net)
  • Around age 40, most females stop breeding and their PCB levels rise at a greater rate. (kqed.org)
  • You may wonder if high blood pressure happens with aging, but experts say no. (webmd.com)
  • This is especially true if you are older, or if you have any of the other risk factors like smoking or a family history of high blood pressure. (wikihow.com)
  • A frailty assessment tool for the older surgical population should be undertaken for risk stratification and identification of factors for potential modification. (chongmd.com)
  • When we age, our dietary needs will change and this kind of process will continue all through life, and with that, the food nutrients that we take will also undergo adjustments as we grow older. (wordpress.com)
  • She's in her early 50's, which is about the age when her dad had his first heart attack. (webmd.com)
  • Oxford University researchers have discovered a brain process common to sleep and aging in research that could pave the way for new treatments for insomnia. (medindia.net)
  • Nerve growth factor (NGF) is an indispensable neurotrophic factor involved in several neuronal functions, including neuronal survival, differentiation and assistance in the development and renovation of neurons [ 5 ]. (jneuropsychiatry.org)
  • Food intake, at this age level, are smaller in proportions even if taken during mealtimes and snack foods must be limited to whole grain toast and fruits. (wordpress.com)
  • However, if their chief interest is observing the effect of physician age on patient outcome, physician age should clearly be treated as a continuous or truncated variable here. (ycombinator.com)
  • Some populations across the globe have minimal rise in blood pressure with aging. (webmd.com)
  • In these areas, the age-related rise in blood pressure is small compared with the U.S. (webmd.com)
  • According to numerous animal studies from Stanford, UC Berkeley and Harvard, young blood can rejuvenate aging muscles , improve organ function , help generate new brain cells , and even improve cognition . (kqed.org)
  • The company's long-term goal is to identify the proteins in the blood that change with age, and then synthesize these factors into pharmaceutical drugs. (kqed.org)
  • When you check your blood pressure, there are quite a few factors that can cause your numbers to temporarily rise. (wikihow.com)
  • It could also prove to be useful to study other cardiovascular diseases associated with aging that brings about similar changes in the blood vessels. (medindia.net)
  • Hemophilia is a disorder in which the blood lacks certain clotting factors making bleeding difficult to stop. (webmd.com)
  • Calories requirement varies depending on factors such as age, sex and lifestyle. (medindia.net)
  • For school age group up to puberty, the nutritional requirement further progresses and a healthy balance of these requirements must be observed for the child or teenager to live a healthy lifestyle. (wordpress.com)
  • This finding suggests that paternal age itself plays an independent role in the increased psychiatric risk in offspring, rather than being associated with increased risk through other factors related to late parenthood. (psychcentral.com)
  • However, reaching an advanced age also says something about the characteristics of the patient, which we may forget. (critcon.org)
  • Other times, the reason for the family history isn't as easily explained by traditional risk factors. (webmd.com)
  • The link remained after taking into account both parents' genetic predispositions for schizophrenia, suggesting that advanced paternal age itself contributes to the risk. (psychcentral.com)
  • Hutchison-Gilford Progeria Syndrome (HGPS) is an extremely rare genetic disorder where the affected person shows accelerated aging - a young child appears like an old person. (medindia.net)
  • Tell us: What factored into your decision to age in place or move into a senior community? (kqed.org)
  • Make the decision only after your rabbit is at least three to five months old, the age after which it can be neutered. (wikihow.com)
  • Here are some ways to handle a relationship when there is a significant age gap. (thehansindia.com)
  • This applies to any relationship, but it's of particular importance if there is a significant age difference. (thehansindia.com)
  • Although previous research has shown a link between advanced paternal age and an increased risk for schizophrenia, it has been difficult to disentangle the effects of age versus factors related to age. (psychcentral.com)
  • Jesse Karmazin, CEO of Ambrosia, is taking an unconventional-and more controversial-approach to anti-aging research. (kqed.org)