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Federal report details health, economic status of older Americans


New public use files for the National Health and Aging Trends Study (NHATS)


The Costs Associated with Alzheimer's Disease workshop report now available


NIA adds genetic data to Health and Retirement Study


Smoking in middle age is associated with increased rate of cognitive decline in men


Harmonization Strategies for Behavioral, Social Science, and Genetic Research Report Available


NIA and WHO Release Global Health and Aging Report


Availability of GWAS data for HRS


Well-Being Module


NIH-commissioned Census Bureau report describes oldest Americans


Oregon health insurance lottery shows access to insurance increases health care use; improves well-being, decreases financial strain


NIH-funded study uses planning prompts to enhance vaccination rates


US life expectancy at age 50 falling behind rest of developed world


NIH-supported survey to study functional change in older adults


VA expands caregiver support program developed by NIA-funded researchers


Severe sepsis associated with later cognitive, physical decline


Older Americans have better cognitive health, worse overall health than English Peers


Personality a factor in longevity and healthy aging


High conscientiousness, low neuroticism predict better health in older couples