The Straits Times (Singapore) published commentary by Paul Irving of the USC Leonard Davis School on the economic opportunities for businesses if they cater to and employ Asia’s aging population.
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The Huffington Post (UK) cited research by Caleb Finch of the USC Davis School and Jiu-Chiuan Chen of the Keck School of Medicine of USC and colleagues that linked environmental factors to the development of Alzheimer’s disease.
The Huffington Post quoted Donna Benton of the USC Leonard Davis School’s Family Caregiver Support Center about the importance of addressing the needs of caregivers, especially those who are caring for ailing family members.
NPR Oswego, New York, affiliate WRVO-FM interviewed Valter Longo of the USC Leonard Davis School on how intermittent fasting can positively affect longevity and weight loss.
NPR quoted Susan Enguidanos of the USC Leonard Davis School on recent findings that hospices with the highest rate of so-called live discharges also have the highest profits. There’s a concern, says Enguidanos, that by discharging patients early, some hospices may be “trying to avoid costs
Scientific American quoted Caleb Finch of the USC Davis School on why humans and chimpanzees might have developed APOE – a type of protein in the brain that controls how plaques can form – for different evolutionary functions.
Nature quoted Caleb Finch of the USC Davis School on why humans and chimpanzees might have developed APOE – a type of protein in the brain that controls how plaques can form – for different evolutionary functions.
Science quoted University Professor Caleb Finch on the recent study that found chimpanzees might also develop Alzheimer’s disease.
Raw Story noted a 2015 study by Cleopatra Abdou of the USC Davis School on the adverse effects of healthcare stereotyping.
Next Avenue published an essay from Professor and Dean Emeritus Ed Schneider, M.D., highlighting ways in which older adults can benefit from following the advice that pediatricians give to children. Read the article here.