Family caregivers who have stronger support networks and positive communication with loved ones tend to be more resilient.
It’s part of a decadeslong trend.
It’s long been known that exercise helps maintain strength and agility as we age. New research points to the importance of exercise type in supporting cognitive health in the latest decades of life.
The drug pricing reform may drastically lower prices for some of the most critical life-saving drugs in the long run. But numerous obstacles stand in the way.
Lifestyle factors like physical activity, diet and sleep can lower the ‘biological age’ of your cells and tissues and reduce age-related physical decline.
Middle age means staying a step ahead on both the medical and financial fronts.
A study of medical costs and income losses found that those who can least afford to pay for health care and miss out on their paychecks rack up the biggest bills.
Researchers are trying to understand whether ultraprocessed foods erode brain health in the aging process.
Amazon founder is funding a biotechnology startup that is looking to reverse ageing.
Mice given a faecal transplant from young mice, rejuvenated their brains and were better able to complete a maze task.
Ageing may be caused by hyperfunctioning genes.
The focus on the ageing of women is by no means a modern phenomenon.
Older people require both psychological and nutritional support during drought and famine. Kenya needs to implement a comprehensive public health response that assists during emergency situations.
While it may be a surprise for some, seniors still enjoy sex. But assisted living facilities may work to keep the older lovers apart in an effort to protect them.
With an increased demand for health care for older people, Kenya needs to pass legislation that protects them.