In aging, as well as in the study of aging, it’s true that time flies. It’s exciting to witness the new field of geroscience emerging in the 6 short years since our first summit.
NIA’s work on paradoxical lucidity and this blog post are a cross-disciplinary collaboration among Dr. Eldadah and colleagues Dr. Elena Fazio, Health Scientist Administrator, Division of Behavioral and Social Research (DBSR) and Dr.
When NIH Director Francis Collins announced on June 12 that he would no longer participate in conference panels that fail to reflect gender and other diversity, he drew considerable attention f
Sharing. It is the basic element of socialization. We share feelings. We write to communicate. We talk to each other. Sharing is intrinsically human, and we see it in lots of other species, too. Why, then, is data sharing from our research sometimes so problematic?
Accelerating research on Alzheimer's disease and related dementias: NIH's FY 2021 bypass budget and progress report
Fifty years ago, American astronauts took one giant leap for humankind by landing on the moon.
They say we’re in the age of artificial intelligence, but sometimes it’s more like the computers have minds of their own.
The stars of Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias research will be out next week at the 2019 Alzheimer’s Association International Conference (AAIC), July 14-18 (with preconference events starting July 11) in Los Angeles.
How do some older adults retain relatively normal or youthful thinking and memory abilities despite the presence of neurodegeneration or Alzheimer’s-related pathology in the brain?
Millions of Americans and their caregivers are living with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias now, and that number will continue to grow.
The National Advisory Council on Aging recently met for the second time this year here in Bethesda, MD.
In the interest of increasing speed and efficiency, NIA initiated last year a new strategy for announcing Alzheimer’s-related research topics we hope to support.