Category: Environment

Global aging illustration by Cornelia Li

Aging as a Global Issue

The COVID-19 pandemic highlights the need for international collaboration and effective solutions for challenges posed by aging populations.

Clean Air Matters for a Healthy Brain

USC researchers say their studies on air pollution and cognitive decline — one involving humans and one with mice — provide evidence that cleaner air may reduce risk for Alzheimer’s and other dementias.

The Big Picture

The “Alzheimer’s Exposome” framework illustrates how environmental and genetic factors interact to more fully illustrate disease risk.