Examination of 20-year trends shows risk factors, and gender and age differences, decreasing among adults over 50. Researchers say medications play a major role.
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Youth Movement Against Alzheimer’s partners with USC Leonard Davis School to launch YouthCare, an intergenerational effort to ease caregiver burden, combat social isolation and support aging in place.
USC Leonard Davis School of Gerontology scientist Valter Longo talks about how to live a longer and healthier life.
Thinking about the changing seasons is a perfect opportunity to take steps to reduce falls in your home and during outdoor activities, says USC Leonard Davis Professor Jon Pynoos.
Analysis shows how rates of cardiovascular disease, disability, and more vary widely between nations.
Consumer nursing home reviews do not correspond to government rankings, according to new study.
These rituals for the mind and body are rewarding enough to repeat throughout the year.
During this year’s National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month, USC Leonard Davis School of Gerontology faculty share how air pollution, diet, brain injury and neighborhood factors can influence the disease.
MEDIA ADVISORY/SOURCE ALERT Contact: Orli Belman, USC Leonard Davis School of Gerontology 310 709-4156, firstname.lastname@example.org Caregiving in Crisis: From Disaster Planning to Dental Care to Dealing with Loneliness Learn the physical, mental and financial cost of providing care Hear the latest solutions to address the
The USC Fall Prevention Center of Excellence marks Fall Prevention Awareness Day on September 22 with new resources for professionals and consumers.