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


Tau tangles linked to smaller brain regions and falling cognitive test scores in healthy older adults


From 'trash' to treasure: Exosomes could shape a blood test for early detection of Alzheimer's


Intensive blood pressure control may slow age-related brain damage


Parkinson's study in mice highlights importance of motor learning in combination with dopamine replacement


"Silent" heart attacks may help explain strokes of mysterious origin


International Symposium to Honor Pioneer in Neuroscience and Fasting


Purging failed brain insulation cells lessened damage, improved cognition in Alzheimer's mouse model


High cholesterol, other factors shown to increase risk for ALS


Exosomes help track effectiveness of experimental Parkinson's disease drug


Breakdowns in mitochondrial housekeeping provide another clue to Alzheimer's culprit


Common genetic disorder found to cause serious disease and disability with age


Healthy gut bacteria help ward off age-related insulin resistance in animal models


Cancer in Aging collaborative funding opportunity announced


NIA and NIEHS intramural researchers team up for joint fellowships


Secrets of the coupled clock behind the heart's natural pacemaker cells


NIA, JPND announce effort to enhance transatlantic collaboration on neurodegenerative disease research


Nicotinamide supplement in aging mice shows some health improvements, but not increased longevity


NIH-supported international team confirms new genetic mutation link to ALS


Blood, brain metabolites could be earlier biomarkers of Alzheimer's disease