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Regular exercise can prevent older adults from falling, study says

Falls and fractures among older adults can lead to long-term disabilities. However, doctors have now found a simple solution to avoid accidents: regular exercise. Researchers from the U.S. Preventative Services Task Force recently conducted a review, published in the Journal of the American Medical Association, to

Which diet is best for the aging brain? Study investigates

Microglia are a type of immune cell whose dysfunction has been linked to development problems and diseases of the brain and central nervous system (CNS). The study — which was led by the University Medical Center Groningen (UMCG) in the Netherlands and published in the

How the cuttlefish spikes out its skin: Neurological study reveals surprising control

Wouldn’t it be useful to suddenly erect 3D spikes out of your skin, hold them for an hour, then even faster retract them and swim away? Octopus and cuttlefish can do this as a camouflage tactic, taking on a jagged outline