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Widowed individuals experience a sharper cognitive decline than their married counterparts

Widowed individuals experience a sharper cognitive decline than their married counterparts

Use of hearing aids may delay cognitive decline in older adults

Use of hearing aids may delay cognitive decline in older adults

Study identifies novel anti-aging targets

Study identifies novel anti-aging targets

Effects of obesity mirror those of aging, study shows

Effects of obesity mirror those of aging, study shows

U.S. medical panel thinks twice about pushing cognitive screening for dementia

U.S. medical panel thinks twice about pushing cognitive screening for dementia

Expert alert: Dr. Michael Grey leads new study to monitor ex-footballers for dementia signs

Expert alert: Dr. Michael Grey leads new study to monitor ex-footballers for dementia signs

TMS shows promise in treating broader range of neurological conditions

TMS shows promise in treating broader range of neurological conditions

Simple blood test could help identify cardiovascular aging and heart disease risk

Simple blood test could help identify cardiovascular aging and heart disease risk

Supplementing diet with amino acid delays signs of ALS in animal study

Supplementing diet with amino acid delays signs of ALS in animal study

Researchers discover glial cells that control stress response, extend lifespan in worms

Researchers discover glial cells that control stress response, extend lifespan in worms

Two new grants will help researchers to study neurotechnology, drug delivery system

Two new grants will help researchers to study neurotechnology, drug delivery system

Hispanics/Latinos underrepresented in clinical trials for Alzheimer’s disease

Hispanics/Latinos underrepresented in clinical trials for Alzheimer’s disease

UTHealth Consortium On Aging leads movement to improve health care for older adults

UTHealth Consortium On Aging leads movement to improve health care for older adults

Exploring how brain inflammation after stroke can be shaped to support recovery

Exploring how brain inflammation after stroke can be shaped to support recovery

Diabetes over-treatment could be more dangerous for elderly find study

Diabetes over-treatment could be more dangerous for elderly find study

Increase in out-of-pocket costs associated with lower adherence to neurologic medications

Increase in out-of-pocket costs associated with lower adherence to neurologic medications

New understanding of neurovascular coupling

New understanding of neurovascular coupling

Environment-cognition associations vary based on genetic risk factor for Alzheimer's

Environment-cognition associations vary based on genetic risk factor for Alzheimer's

Diverse activities are key to maintaining cognitive function throughout adulthood

Diverse activities are key to maintaining cognitive function throughout adulthood

Survey: Majority of Americans strongly support organ and tissue donation for research

Survey: Majority of Americans strongly support organ and tissue donation for research