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Gerontology is the study of the social, psychological and biological aspects of aging.
Scientist proposes geroprotective strategies to reduce lethality of COVID-19 in the elderly

Scientist proposes geroprotective strategies to reduce lethality of COVID-19 in the elderly

Physical activity beneficial for mental well-being in middle-aged women despite menopausal status

Physical activity beneficial for mental well-being in middle-aged women despite menopausal status

Environmental features linked to older adults' physical activity in different neighborhood types

Environmental features linked to older adults' physical activity in different neighborhood types

Exercise-carrousel reduces the burden of dementia patient's caregivers

Exercise-carrousel reduces the burden of dementia patient's caregivers

JAGS highlights the ABCDs of COVID‐19 in geriatrics and long‐term care

JAGS highlights the ABCDs of COVID‐19 in geriatrics and long‐term care

The startling inequality gap that emerges after age 65

The startling inequality gap that emerges after age 65

Social isolation could be linked to increased inflammation in the body

Social isolation could be linked to increased inflammation in the body

Exploring the intersection of immigration and aging

Exploring the intersection of immigration and aging

New disabilities are common among older people after hospitalization

New disabilities are common among older people after hospitalization

Diverse activities are key to maintaining cognitive function throughout adulthood

Diverse activities are key to maintaining cognitive function throughout adulthood

Study finds impact of frailty on long‐term outcomes after emergency surgery

Study finds impact of frailty on long‐term outcomes after emergency surgery

Cancer patients with dementia less likely to achieve a 'good death'

Cancer patients with dementia less likely to achieve a 'good death'

First in-depth analysis of primate ovarian aging at single-cell resolution

First in-depth analysis of primate ovarian aging at single-cell resolution

Being rich adds years to your lifespan, study says

Being rich adds years to your lifespan, study says

What the 2020s have in store for aging boomers

What the 2020s have in store for aging boomers

Study: People from South Asian background more likely to develop a physical disability

Study: People from South Asian background more likely to develop a physical disability

Study explores the effect of antipsychotics on older hospitalized patients

Study explores the effect of antipsychotics on older hospitalized patients

Researchers evaluate the effect of intensive systolic blood pressure control in people aged 80 or older

Researchers evaluate the effect of intensive systolic blood pressure control in people aged 80 or older

Suppressing MSUT2 gene may protect people from Alzheimer’s disease

Suppressing MSUT2 gene may protect people from Alzheimer’s disease

Aging can be a biggest risk factor for wide range of chronic diseases

Aging can be a biggest risk factor for wide range of chronic diseases