Category: Alliance Initiatives (Page 4)

November 3, 2009

The Silver Book: Neurological Diseases

As many as 5.1 million Americans are living with Alzheimer’s disease–the 6th leading cause of death, and as many as…
May 1, 2009

2009 Task Force on Aging Research Funding

Calls for at least a 7% increase in NIH funding for FY 2010
July 11, 2008

Data on Chronic Disease Helps Inform the Debate

While Senators Obama and McCain agree on few things when it comes to overhauling the American health care system, both have acknowledged the importance of a plan that addresses chronic disease—the primary driver of health care costs. 
May 22, 2008

What Can You Do to Stop Alzheimer’s

Last week, former Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor shared personal testimony before the Senate Special Committee on Aging about the burden of Alzheimer’s disease. O’Connor stepped down from the court in 2006 to care for her husband, who has the disease. As many people know, Alzheimer’s is an overwhelming disease-both on a personal level for families and for society. 
September 27, 2007

Alliance Offers Online Resources for Healthy Aging and Longevity

New and Improved Website Spans Personal Health to Policy Issues
August 8, 2007

Alliance for Aging Research Wins Two Mature Media Awards

The Alliance for Aging Research was a winner in the 16th annual National Mature Media Awards Program, receiving a silver award for the Alzheimer’s Disease: Helping Yourself Help a Loved One workshop kit and a merit award for the 2006 Annual Report.   
March 31, 2007

Alliance Launches Malnutrition Awareness Campaign

The Alliance for Aging Research Launches Campaign to Increase Awareness About Malnutrition in Older Adults
March 11, 2005

Alliance Website Receives Two Awards

The Alliance for Aging Research is the honorable recipient of two merit awards for its website from the 2004 World Wide Web Health Awards Program.   
July 7, 2004

Alliance Launches Age-Related Macular Degeneration Campaign

The Alliance for Aging Research, a not-for-profit organization, has launched a new campaign on a leading cause of vision loss in people over 60, Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD).
July 24, 2003

Alliance Website and Webzine Receive Awards

The Alliance for Aging Research Website and Webzine Receive Awards and High Praise for Quality Health Content