University Professor Caleb Finch proposes a new model to describe how small changes in cells can contribute to significant differences in lifespan.
Having walkable cities, good transit and the opportunity to work and connect would be good for residents of all ages.
The “Alzheimer’s Exposome” framework illustrates how environmental and genetic factors interact to more fully illustrate disease risk.
USC and Duke researchers say the framework illustrates how environmental and genetic factors interact.
University Professor Caleb Finch is helping us understand the relationships between aging, our genes and our environment through his studies of ancient mummies and premodern societies.
The killifish have come to USC, and they might just have the answers to holding back aging.
The study by Assistant Professor Jessica Ho is the first to demonstrate that the drug overdose epidemic is contributing to the widening gap in life expectancy between the United States and other high-income countries.
Think beyond the stereotypes to help Trojans of all ages feel welcome in classrooms and on campus, say USC Leonard Davis School of Gerontology experts.
Professor of Architecture and Gerontology Victor Regnier's new book, "Housing Design for an Increasingly Older Population," offers relevant aging research and examples of age-friendly living environments.
Research conducted by USC and UCLA and supported by AARP examines travel, technology and mobility issues.