What Astronauts Can Teach Us About Aging

What Astronauts Can Teach Us About Aging

Ottawa Citizen/New America Media , News Report, Elizabeth Payne, Posted: Dec 08, 2016

International scientists in aging and space exploration are collaborating to understand what astronauts’ experience can tell us about aging.


Louisiana Fights an HIV Epidemic


Louisiana Weekly, News Report, Fritz Esker, Posted: Dec 07, 2016

While HIV infections do not garner the media attention they did during the AIDS crisis of the 1980s, the disease is still at epidemic proportions in Louisiana.


Blues Icon Highlights Meeting’s “New Lens” on Black Aging Research


Florida Courier/New America Media , News Report, Penny Dickerson, Posted: Dec 06, 2016

Scholars highlighted issues for black elders--including a focus on older blues musicians like icon Little Freddie King--at a national gerontology conference.


The Oakland Hotel Village’s Remedy for Chinese Elders’ Epidemic of Loneliness


California Health Report , News Report, Matt Perry, Posted: Dec 05, 2016

The Hotel Oakland Village is making history in the historic California location with a program end isolation of Chinese elders.


Cure Sought for the Soaring Cost of Insulin


North Star News, News Report, Fred H. Lowe, Posted: Dec 04, 2016

U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders and Congressman Elijah Cummings have asked the U.S. Justice Department to investigate the rise in the price of insulin to treat diabetes.


Aging Boomers to Depend on a Little Help From Their Friends, Extended Kin


Deseret News/New America Media, News Report, Lois Collins, Posted: Dec 01, 2016

Family forms an "invisible" eldercare workforce, but changes like more senior divorce and smaller families mean a bigger role for friends and extended kin.


Aging in Trump's America is Something to Fear, Health-Care Experts Warn


Ottawa Citizen/New America Media, News Report, Elizabeth Payne, Posted: Nov 28, 2016

Being old in America could get a lot more difficult under a Donald Trump presidency, experts warned at major conference on aging.


Experts Say Depression Rates Among Latinos Likely to Rise Under Trump


La Opinion, News Report, Francisco Castro, Posted: Nov 23, 2016

Speaking at a conference on aging in New Orleans, researchers described an air of uncertainty that could lead to increases in depression among Latinos.

Health Care Should Not be Political


Hartford Guardian, Commentary, Judy Tabar, Contributor, Posted: Nov 14, 2016

Planned Parenthood has been here for 100 years, and one thing is clear: we will never back down and we will never stop fighting to ensure that Planned Parenthood patients have access to the health care they need.


“BEHIND CLOSED DOORS: Protections Fall Short for In-Home Senior Care ”


Jefferson Public Radio, News Feature, Jennifer Margulis , Posted: Nov 14, 2016

The screening of in-home caregivers from franchisee businesses is Inadequate.

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