The New York Times (in an Associated Press story) quoted Jessica Ho of the USC Leonard Davis School on how declining life expectancy for Americans is not a good sign for the future.
Archive: December 2017
Business Insider cited research by Valter Longo of the USC Leonard Davis School about the health benefits of intermittent fasting.
Catherine Pérez Receives 2018 AGHE Student Leadership Award.
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.
Time cited a study by Mara Mather of the USC Leonard Davis School about why stress may lead to poor financial decisions. “Under stress, people might be more likely to pay attention to positive feedback and disregard negative feedback,” said Mather.
Generativity—the feeling of having contributed to the well-being of others—could mitigate some of the harmful effects of stress, including depression, in people caring for older or disabled individuals.
Analysis shows how rates of cardiovascular disease, disability, and more vary widely between nations.
USC Leonard Davis Dean Pinchas Cohen has been awarded a two-year, $200,000 Glenn Foundation for Medical Research Breakthroughs in Gerontology (BIG) Award for research aimed at discoveries to address human aging and healthspan.