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Lifelong Learning for Lifelong Health
We have just launched our inaugural Lifelong Learning course on the Biology of Aging here at the Buck...
A new approach to a rare age-related lung and heart disease
Although it is a rare disease, pulmonary arterial hypertension is a big problem for older adults because many people go years without being diagnosed since the early symptoms are mild or occur only during strenuous exercise.
Interview with Marc Freedman: Fostering social connections for healthy aging
Studying biology is only one way to tackle questions about healthy aging...
Healthy attitudes, or: How I learned to stop worrying and love getting older
Keeping a positive attitude about aging might be tough, but a new Yale study suggests that negative attitude could become a self-fulfilling prophecy.
Parkinson’s disease: ɑ-synuclein and PAR partner in disease progression
Although the underlying cause of Parkinson's disease is still largely unknown, there are hallmarks in Parkinson's pathology that can provide some clues to the researchers...
An aspirin a day keeps the doctor away? Not so fast.
A daily aspirin regimen has long been touted as a safe way to keep your heart healthy and lower your risk for cardiovascular disease and cancer...
Neurofilament Light Chain: A New Biomarker for Neurodegenerative Diseases and Athletic Head Injury
A study highlights NF-L as a possible biomarker for neurodegenerative diseases, but perhaps it could also be used for head injuries in football.
Running trails or genetic pathways: The future of exercise
What if you could receive the benefits of exercise moving only the muscles necessary to take a pill?
Keep Calm and Research On: How to separate hype from fact in biomedical research
How can you separate fact from hyperbole so that you can be informed?
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