Aging Today

posted Mon, 2019-01-14 12:31
New ASA Board members are chosen by nomination of their peers, and each will serve a two-year term to begin April 18, 2019.
posted Tue, 2019-01-08 19:51
As America ages, ensuring that its communities embrace the needs of persons with demen­tia is an emerging challenge crucial to address.
posted Tue, 2019-01-08 19:51
Compared to older adult heterosexuals, LGBTQ older adults are more likely to report higher rates of several chronic conditions associated with dementia.
posted Mon, 2019-01-07 15:23
At AiA, participants attend the open­ing and closing general sessions, the Di­versity Summit and selected workshops and networking events.
posted Mon, 2019-01-07 14:24
"The spontaneity of improv enables folks to be less fearful of the unknown and to more readily see solutions for real life experiences.”
posted Mon, 2019-01-07 14:24
"We’re applying a well-defined design thinking approach, one that has been widely adopted in the world of products, and one that puts the “user” of the program at the center of the design."
posted Wed, 2019-01-02 15:19
CLESE’s entire focus is to ensure that limited English-speaking older adults have equal access to the community-based services they need.
posted Fri, 2018-12-28 16:15
Alzheimer’s—a new view, an Openhouse/On Lok partnership helps LGBTQ elders, dementia risks for LGBTQ older adults, and the freeing fun of improv.
posted Fri, 2018-12-28 16:14
Alzheimer’s is more complicated—it’s not just one thing, but rather various processes that are intimately related to brain aging that we will all experience to some degree over time.
posted Thu, 2018-12-20 13:50
With shifting market conditions, some drug companies stopped manufac­turing generics, and the resulting shortages can result in rapid price spikes.