Cataract surgery may help women live longer, study suggests

Cataract surgery is one of the most common operations performed in the U.S. About four million Americans had the surgery last year alone. And now a new study suggests the benefits may go beyond improving vision problems — older women with cataracts who had the surgery actually tended to live longer. The study, published in [...]

Mice with Frequent Flyer Miles Advance the Alzheimer’s Cause

Alzheimer's disease wreaks emotional havoc on patients who are robbed of their memories, their dignity and their lives. It’s financially devastating as well: care for Alzheimer's patients is predicted to top $1 trillion by the time children born today are having children of their own. Alzheimer's begins its destruction decades before there are outward signs of memory loss, so [...]

Bluegrass Care Navigators offer two new services

iKnow Expo 2018 Exhibitor, Bluegrass Care Navigators have added new services that their patients need. The services are: Bluegrass Home Primary Care, featuring Dr. Jennifer Skorupa, board certified in both Family Medicine and Hospice and Palliative Medicine; and Bluegrass Adult Day Health Care, with it first center opening soon in Frankfort. Both services will help [...]