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Archive: June 2017

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Cities Must Tackle Longevity Inequality

Cities can take concrete steps to address disparities in how safely and healthfully its residents age, writes USC Davis School Distinguished Scholar in Residence and Milken Institute Center for the Future of Aging Chair Paul Irving in a column for Forbes/Next Avenue.

Unhealthy diet fuels Alzheimer’s (KABC-TV)

ABC News Los Angeles affiliate KABC-TV highlighted research by Christian Pike of the USC Davis School on how individuals that carry a gene that may be related to Alzheimer’s disease might increase their risk of cognitive decline if they have an unhealthy diet. The study