overdose death rates skyrocket for older Black adults in U.S. amid pandemic violence

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – A recent study led by researchers at Penn State University has revealed alarming trends in overdose death rates in the United States between 2012 and 2021. The study, which analyzed data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Census Bureau, focused on investigating the demographic characteristics of over half … Read more

Osteoporosis: New Study Reveals Deadly Consequences of Hip Fractures in Older Adults

London, United Kingdom – A recent study reveals the shocking reality of hip fractures in older individuals, showing that these injuries can be more deadly than some cancers. According to the research, individuals over the age of 65 who experience a hip fracture have a higher likelihood of dying within five years compared to patients … Read more

Cycling Deaths Decline in Australia Overall, but Rise Among Single Riders and Older Cyclists

SYDNEY, Australia – Cycling fatalities in Australia have shown a slight decrease overall, according to recent analysis. However, a concerning trend has emerged with an increase in fatalities involving single riders and older individuals. Studies conducted by scientists from UNSW Sydney have revealed that cycling deaths have decreased by an average of 1.1% annually over … Read more