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Aging Well is an opportunity to network with older adults, their family members, professional and informal caregivers, Area Agencies on Aging , senior centers, community living centers and other health service...
The project, titled “The Coachella Valley Community Research Initiative for Healthy Aging with HIV,” is part of a portfolio of projects that PCORI has funded to help develop a community of patients and other health...
Q Several of my women friends recently got together for brunch and talked about how fortunate we are to have one another as good friends for so many years. We all are in our mid-70s and started thinking about the number...
The paper is part of a national, groundbreaking longitudinal study of LGBT older adults, known as "Aging with Pride: National Health , Aging , Sexuality/Gender Study," which focuses on how a range of...
To gauge the influence of physical activity on heart health , the researchers looked at the experience of more than 9,400 people between 45 and 64 years of age. The participants were grouped according to how much...
Drinking sugary beverages is associated with markers of accelerated aging and early signs of Alzheimer's disease, a new study reports. Researchers used data on more than 4,000 people over 30, examining their brains...
Promoting healthy activities for older adults and family caregivers is an important role of the Arrowhead Area Agency on Aging . It is the designated area agency on aging for the seven county Arrowhead region. Area...
For years, experts have predicted that a rapidly aging population's demand for services would outstrip the capacity of what is called the “direct care” workforce: personal care aides, home health aides and...
Well, you will have your chance to learn all about these life tools as the Ashby Council on Aging is excited to host a nationwide program entitled Live Your Life Well, created by Mental Health America. The program will...
An annual assessment of the nation's day-to-day emergency preparedness found South Dakota's ability to respond to public health threats — ranging from disease outbreaks to extreme weather and wildfires —...

Seniors / Aging

“A global biomarker of aging has the potential to screen for asymptomatic individuals who are experiencing adverse ageing and thus are at increased risk of future ill- health and could be used as a surrogate outcome...
Both groups of mice were documented as having health problems commonly associated with aging . These include characteristics like loss of fur, the decline in kidney health , and frailty. Some mice in each group were...
Dubbed CAPABLE, for Community Aging in Place, Advancing Better Living for Elders, the program, which started in the Baltimore area, saved Medicare an average of $10,000 annually in health care costs per participant...
Neurodegenerative disease researchers spend a lot of time considering what goes wrong in the brain. But what about when things go right? Factors that contribute to healthy brain aging took center stage at the Cognitive...
The Agency on Aging is a state-designated Aging and Disability Resource Center, serving the entire New River Valley region. One call to the Agency on Aging can link individuals to a wide variety of agencies, information...
Researchers at Louisiana State University have determined that fish oil boosts damaged brain cells as well as damaged retinal cells. The study was spearheaded by Nicolas Bazan, the Director of LSU's Health New...
By David Campbell and Kristina Lambright, Binghamton University, State University of New York To justify President Donald Trump’s aim to spend le......
Transgender people make up a small percentage of active-duty U.S. military personnel, but their experience in the service may yield long-term, positive effects ......
The gala celebrated the 30th anniversary of UConn Health's nationally renowned Center on Aging . Kuchel is one of the nation's foremost researchers and clinicians in geriatrics. He is The Travelers chair in...
However, the continued rise in NCD prevalence (driven in part by societal aging ) will erode the affordability of health care insurance. A recent review of private health care insurance in Singapore was conducted in...
Health Care REITs have a very positive long term outlook given the aging population and increasing demand for health care facilities. The valuation range within the health care REIT sector is large with REITs trading at...
Terri Gore, City of Hope, shares information with Marilou Talbutt, Van Nuys, at the 2017 7th Annual Daily News Successful Aging Expo at the Sportsman's Lodge Events Center in Studio City, CA. on Saturday, April 22,...
According to a new American study, beetroot juice followed by exercise can do much to improve blood flow to aging brains. Just like physical exercise, beetroot has already been identified as a source of health benefits....
The research group at AU was recently awarded a $9.3 million renewal on their program project grant from the National Institute on Aging that will allow them to continue their work on bone health and aging for the next...
Cullman County Commission on Aging Health Promotion Coordinator Lorri Lee, Cullman Regional CEO James Clements, and Mental Healthcare of Cullman Director Chris Van Dyke took part in a “State of Healthcare” panel...
It's part of a national, groundbreaking longitudinal study with a representative sample of LGBT older adults, known as “Aging with Pride: National Health , Aging , Sexuality/Gender Study,” which focuses on how...
There are also antioxidants to help prevent free radical damage and slow down the aging process. Finally, it contains an active MDI Complex, which according to the company, is a marine glycosaminoglycan that inhibits...
Between working, navigating changes in the job market, caring for loved ones, experiencing financial strains and undergoing a generational identity crisis, many Gen Xers say they simply don't take the time to plan...
UNH alums who exemplify what it means to lead a healthy , active lifestyle will receive the “UNH Age of Champions Wildcat Inspirational Award.” Jack and June Liberman of Newport, R.I., Jack Sherburne of Deerfield,...
The vision for the new Phil and Penny Knight Campus for Accelerating Scientific Impact is focused on how science can improve the human condition and solve ......