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Mount Sinai awarded $1.7 million to study how bladder cancer affects 'natural killer' cells

Mount Sinai awarded $1.7 million to study how bladder cancer affects 'natural killer' cells

In search of age-friendly health care, finding room for improvement

In search of age-friendly health care, finding room for improvement

Intergenerational relationships impact health and well‐being of older immigrants

Intergenerational relationships impact health and well‐being of older immigrants

Hearing aid use linked to lower risks of dementia, depression and falls

Hearing aid use linked to lower risks of dementia, depression and falls

Rutgers studies find link between poor oral health and cognitive decline, perceived stress

Rutgers studies find link between poor oral health and cognitive decline, perceived stress

New $3.75 million grant to support second phase of Indiana Geriatrics Workforce Enhancement Program

New $3.75 million grant to support second phase of Indiana Geriatrics Workforce Enhancement Program

UNT Health Science Center receives federal funding to improve health care for older adults

UNT Health Science Center receives federal funding to improve health care for older adults

Mount Sinai researchers discover drug resistance signature in Crohn's disease

Mount Sinai researchers discover drug resistance signature in Crohn's disease

Depressive symptoms linked to increased disabilities, chronic health conditions among aging minorities

Depressive symptoms linked to increased disabilities, chronic health conditions among aging minorities

Gold nanoparticles shown to safely, effectively ablate low- to intermediate-grade prostate tumors

Gold nanoparticles shown to safely, effectively ablate low- to intermediate-grade prostate tumors

Fasting reduces inflammation and improves chronic inflammatory diseases, study finds

Fasting reduces inflammation and improves chronic inflammatory diseases, study finds

New therapy found to be effective for patients with a particular type of bone marrow cancer

New therapy found to be effective for patients with a particular type of bone marrow cancer

Rutgers studies find prevalence of elder abuse in the Chinese American community

Rutgers studies find prevalence of elder abuse in the Chinese American community

Regular physical activity associated with decreased risk of postoperative delirium

Regular physical activity associated with decreased risk of postoperative delirium

Dementia care program improves psychological health of patients and caregivers

Dementia care program improves psychological health of patients and caregivers

Cultural factors influence Chinese Americans' health, study reveals

Cultural factors influence Chinese Americans' health, study reveals

People who work with animals may be at increased risk of mental health issues

People who work with animals may be at increased risk of mental health issues

Fluoride may reduce kidney and liver function among youth

Fluoride may reduce kidney and liver function among youth

Racial and ethnic disparities exist in palliative care use among hospitalized patients with ESKD

Racial and ethnic disparities exist in palliative care use among hospitalized patients with ESKD

Characteristics of older adults with moderately severe dementia differ depending on care settings

Characteristics of older adults with moderately severe dementia differ depending on care settings