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Combined decline in gait and cognition may better predict dementia risk than either factor alone


Scientists map genome regions that regulate speed of brain aging


Division of Geriatrics and Clinical Gerontology is hiring health specialists and health science administrators


Research explores the impact of menopause on women’s health and aging


Virtual Workshop: Development of Function Promoting Therapies: Public Health Need, Molecular Targets, and Drug Development


Biology of aging study shows why curbing calories counts


Identifying delirium can be done effectively, quickly using app-directed protocol, study finds


Drugs treat spinal disc degeneration in mice


Neighborhood disadvantage linked to decreased well-being in older adults


The dangers of polypharmacy and the case for deprescribing in older adults


Electronic health record systems let patients choose complementary and integrative pain treatments


Tailored, earlier cardiac rehab program shows physical, emotional benefits for heart failure patients


NIA scientist’s work featured in maternal morbidity and mortality health publication


Virtual Workshop: Measures of Somatic Mutation-related Clonal Hematopoiesis in Humans: Enhancing Contributions to Clinical, Epidemiologic, and Genetic Aging Studies


Visual impairment in older women linked to increased risk of dementia


NIH-funded study to recruit thousands of participants to reveal exercise impact at the molecular level


Daily low-dose aspirin does not decrease risk for dementia and cognitive decline


Study with centenarians finds novel protein signature of protective APOE genotype


Workshop on biological damage and aging


Fragmented physical activity linked to higher risk of death in older adults


Could taking statins prevent dementia, disability?


Midlife functional impairment raises risk of hospitalization, nursing home admission


Liver Frailty Index could identify cirrhosis patients at highest risk of death while waiting for transplants


Myosteatosis in the context of skeletal muscle function deficit workshop report


Hypothermia: A cold weather hazard

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