Celebrating holidays together presents a perfect opportunity for family members to discuss living wills and end-of-life preferences in a comfortable, loving setting, says Associate Professor Susan Enguidanos.
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If student debt drains the parents’ nest egg, then children later may bear the expense of helping their aging parents, according to researchers from the USC Leonard Davis School of Gerontology and University of South Carolina.
Study provides rare opportunity to impact development and adoption of a health care service as it is starting to spread nationally, say researchers.
The findings in fruit flies, described in an article authored by USC Davis PhD student Laura Corrales-Diaz Pomatto, may explain how Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s affect men and women differently.
Combined with neighborhood and socioeconomic risk factors, air pollution could mean more cognitive impairment for vulnerable older adults, says USC Davis School researcher Jennifer Ailshire.
Reporters: for interview requests, please contact Beth Newcomb, USC Leonard Davis School Media Relations, at email@example.com or (213) 740-0821. The Thanksgiving meal is often used to illustrate how Americans get it wrong with food – we eat too much of everything, leaving us feeling like
USC gerontology experts will present research and be available for interviews during the 2016 Gerontological Society of America's Annual Scientific Meeting.
During November’s National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month, explore what USC Davis researchers are learning about potential causes, prevention measures and treatments.
Contact: Orli Belman, firstname.lastname@example.org, 310 709-4156 Learn why taking care of caregivers is more important than ever Hear the latest solutions at USC conference WHAT: The USC Family Caregiver Support Center is getting a head start on National Caregiving Month with its annual caregiver’s conference.
Learn the latest trends, issues and advances in technology, services, home modifications and fall prevention to help seniors age in their homes and communities. Meet the leading academics, service providers and government officials who are advancing the state-of-the art for aging in homes and neighborhoods, identifying what works and planning for the future.