Do You Know Your Life-Expectancy!?
People age 100 or older are the fastest-growing segment of the U.S. population. The newly updated “Living To 100” calculator can help still more people be at least centenarian-like and live well into their older years spending the majority of their lives in good health, according to the Alliance for Aging Research.
Daniel Perry Named President of CAMR
Daniel Perry, executive director of the Alliance for Aging Research, has been named president of the Coalition for the Advancement of Medical Research (CAMR). CAMR leads the political fight in supporting therapeutic cloning and embryonic stem cell research. The organization has over 80 members representing nationally recognized patient organizations, universities, scientific societies, foundations, and individuals with life-threatening illnesses and disorders.
Science in the Spotlight
Don't Be Such a Pain!
Pain is an unpleasant subject.
Frank Mankiewicz: 'Revolutionary' On the Inside
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Respect Your Elders
We see them sometimes on the evening news-stories about another scam targeting the elderly or the discovery of an employee physically abusing residents of a long-term care facility.