Gerontology News and Research

RSS
Gerontology is the study of the social, psychological and biological aspects of aging.
Reduction in heart disease risk factors could help prevent frailty among older adults

Reduction in heart disease risk factors could help prevent frailty among older adults

Study offers novel solution to suppress metastatic spread of deadly breast cancer

Study offers novel solution to suppress metastatic spread of deadly breast cancer

Will we still be relevant ‘when we're 64’?

Will we still be relevant ‘when we're 64’?

New model based on combination of GANs with reinforcement learning for drug discovery

New model based on combination of GANs with reinforcement learning for drug discovery

Insilico’s CEO to deliver presentation on “Artificial Intelligence for Aging Research”

Insilico’s CEO to deliver presentation on “Artificial Intelligence for Aging Research”

Chronic inflammation in middle age may increase risk of frailty decades later

Chronic inflammation in middle age may increase risk of frailty decades later

Study assesses link between cognitive function levels and crash risk among older drivers

Study assesses link between cognitive function levels and crash risk among older drivers

Researchers find link between pneumonia in older people and PPI prescriptions

Researchers find link between pneumonia in older people and PPI prescriptions

Study shows people might develop dementia later and live with it for a shorter period of time

Study shows people might develop dementia later and live with it for a shorter period of time

Researchers identify tools that caregivers could use to detect delirium in older adults

Researchers identify tools that caregivers could use to detect delirium in older adults

Study shows distinctions between age groups in predicting and responding to stress at home

Study shows distinctions between age groups in predicting and responding to stress at home

Older adults in high-quality nursing homes have lower risks for placement in long-term care facilities

Older adults in high-quality nursing homes have lower risks for placement in long-term care facilities

Higher levels of education linked to lower dementia risk in older African Americans

Higher levels of education linked to lower dementia risk in older African Americans

Is there such a thing as normal aging?

Is there such a thing as normal aging?

Insilico to present recent advances in AI for aging biomarkers and age management research

Insilico to present recent advances in AI for aging biomarkers and age management research

Chronic illnesses plus functional limitations increase death risk for older heart failure patients

Chronic illnesses plus functional limitations increase death risk for older heart failure patients

Researchers study how often healthcare providers prescribe anticholinergics for older adults

Researchers study how often healthcare providers prescribe anticholinergics for older adults

New links found between Mediterranean diet and healthy aging outcomes

New links found between Mediterranean diet and healthy aging outcomes

Researchers explore ways to manage and prevent falls in older adults with dementia

Researchers explore ways to manage and prevent falls in older adults with dementia

Researchers examine link between knee pain and depression in older adults

Researchers examine link between knee pain and depression in older adults