New research from USC has uncovered a previously unknown genetic risk factor for Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias. The study provides insights on how these conditions, and other diseases of aging, might one day be treated and prevented.
Archive: September 2018
CNN noted that a recent study co-led by Caleb Finch of the USC Leonard Davis School adds to a growing body of research investigating this potential link between air pollution and dementia.
In honor of National Preparedness Month, USC Leonard Davis School of Gerontology experts offer age-friendly advice on how to better prepare for these life-threatening situations.
KUT-FM quoted Reginald Tucker-Seeley of the USC Leonard Davis School on racial inequities in government services.
Forbes featured research by Valter Longo of the USC Leonard Davis School on intermittent fasting. Longo believes fasting at regular intervals allows you to eat all you want in between. It forces your body to recycle many of its immune cells, particularly white blood cells, he