Category: Healthy Aging

September 18, 2019

Blog: Celebrating Healthy Aging Month with WebMD’s Dr. John Whyte

John Whyte, Chief Medical Officer at WebMD. September is Healthy Aging Month, a perfect time to take steps to adapt…
September 3, 2019

Blog: Alliance for Aging Research Founder Talks Longevity Advocacy

Dan Perry, founder and board member of the Alliance for Aging Research September is Healthy Aging Month, a perfect time…
June 17, 2019

Blog: Celebrate Healthy Aging This Men’s Health Month

Dr. David Gremillion Dr. David Gremillion is a retired Air Force Colonel and retired Professor of Medicine,…
May 28, 2019

Chairman’s Blog: One Way To Help Older Adults Fight Loneliness

James “Jim” G. Scott, Chair, Alliance for Aging Research Board of Directors. Modern life provides us with an increasing number…
May 21, 2019

Blog: Older Americans Month Celebrates Older Adults

Lance Robertson, Assistant Secretary for Aging, Administration for Community Living Each May is Older Americans Month (OAM), a time to…
March 11, 2019

Blog: Learn About Medication Safety from a CDC Expert

Jennifer N. Lind, PharmD, MPH March 10 through 16 is Patient Safety Awareness Week. Since proper medication storage is an…
January 28, 2019

Chairman’s Blog: Trends in Aging

James “Jim” G. Scott, Chair, Alliance for Aging Research Board of Directors. Health care in 2019 will no doubt be…
September 27, 2018

Chairman’s Blog: Administration for Community Living, An Important Partner in Improving the Lives of Older Americans

Jim Scott I had the pleasure recently of hearing some creative ideas for improving the lives of the elderly…
June 25, 2018

Nation’s Healthy Aging Experts Offer Solutions to Address Suicide and Rapidly Rising Mental Illness and Substance Use Disorders in Older Americans

A newly published paper titled “Promoting Wellness in Older Adults with Mental Illnesses and Substance Use Disorders: Call to…
December 21, 2017

Dr. Gerard Karsenty on Bone Biology and Its Effect on Aging

In this latest edition of the Healthspan Expert Q & A, we speak with Dr. Gerard Karsenty, the Paul A. Marks M.D., professor and chair of the department of Genetics and Development at Columbia University Medical Center about his research into bone biology and its effect on aging.