Category: Diseases & Conditions

September 27, 2018

The Heart Valve Disease Policy Task Force Leads #TAVRHillDay Efforts

The Heart Valve Disease Policy Task Force, patients, and advocates met with members of Congress and their staff on…
July 11, 2017

Alliance Garners Prestigious Webby, Telly Awards

The Alliance is thrilled to announce that its pocket film Safe Medication Disposal has received 2017 Telly and Webby Awards. The Alliance also received a 2017 Telly Award for its short film that tells the story of AFib-stroke survivor Sharon Munson and her husband, Randall.
May 4, 2017

New Pocket Film to Encourage Clinical Trial Participation

We’re excited to announce that we have a new film that highlights the importance of clinical trials and why people should participate in them!
March 2, 2017

March Is Deep Vein Thrombosis Awareness Month!

March is Deep Vein Thrombosis Awareness Month! Learn how we're raising awareness of the condition
February 6, 2017

Comments Regarding Protections for Patients with Pre-Existing Conditions Sent to Congressional Representatives

The Alliance for Aging Research joined other organizations in this letter to members of the U.S. House of Representatives regarding protections for patients with pre-existing conditions.
February 6, 2017

Comments Regarding Protections for Patients with Pre-Existing Conditions Sent to U.S. Senate Members

The Alliance for Aging Research joined other organizations in this letter to members of  the U.S. Senate regarding protections for patients with pre-existing conditions.
January 26, 2017

AIM Coalition’s Webinar on ICD-10 for Sarcopenia Now Available

The Aging in Motion (AIM) Coalition recently hosted a webinar about the ICD-10 code for sarcopenia, titled "An ICD-10 Code for Sarcopenia: Implications for Diagnosis and Clinical Practice." An archived video of the webinar is now available. 
November 14, 2016

Learn More About World Diabetes Day

Today is World Diabetes Day! Learn how the Alliance is promoting awareness of the condition. 
October 13, 2016

Take a Closer Look at AMD for World Sight Day

Today is World Sight Day – a day to bring attention to blindness, eye diseases, and vision impairment!
September 28, 2016

This Week We’re Raising Awareness about Malnutrition

This week is Malnutrition Awareness Week™. Malnutrition is an under-recognized problem in the United States, especially among older adults. As many as one in two older adults are at risk for malnutrition.