Cognitive Ability

Early intellectual stimulation may result in better cognition in older adults

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Life experiences with intellectual stimulation may have more impact than demographic influences on cognitive abilities in older adults, researchers find.

Hospitalizations contribute to cognitive decline, study finds

Hospitalizations contribute to cognitive decline, study finds

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Seniors who have been hospitalized have a higher risk for experiencing a cognitive decline, a new study finds.

Better managing the Medicare Part A stay

Better managing the Medicare Part A stay

Discharge planning is the key element in managing Medicare Part A length of stay. A home assessment can significantly affect the process.