Category: Healthy Aging (Page 7)

April 6, 2016

NIA’s Dr. Felipe Sierra on This Month’s Geroscience Summit in NYC

The National Institute on Aging's Dr. Felipe Sierra talks about this month's Disease Drivers of Aging: 2016 Advances in Geroscience Summit in New York City.
April 5, 2016

HROTW: Video: Nutrition for a Healthy Life

Our Health Resource of the Week introduces you to a new video focused on the importance of nutrition for a healthy life.
April 1, 2016

Advancing Science for Longer, Healthier Lives

Why do we advocate for medical research? Our first entry in the Who We Are blog series offers insights. 
March 24, 2016

Carstensen, Cassidy to Be Honored at 2016 Alliance Dinner

The Alliance has named Laura L. Carstensen, Ph.D., as its 2016 Silver Innovator Award winner and Sen. Bill Cassidy, M.D., from Louisiana as its 2016 Distinguished Public Service Award winner.
March 18, 2016

10 Things to Know during National Nutrition Month

Here are 10 things to know during National Nutrition Month.
March 17, 2016

Beverlye Hyman Fead: Don’t Be Afraid of Aging

An older adult offers this advice: Don't be afraid of aging.
March 11, 2016

Healthy Aging and Nutrition: Here’s What You Need to Know

Learn what you need to know about nutrition and healthy aging in less than 15 minutes.
March 10, 2016

Celebrating 30 Years over 30 Weeks

We kick off a 30-week campaign to celebrate the Alliance's 30 years of advancing science and enhancing lives.
March 7, 2016

New Film Series Emphasizes Vital Role of Good Nutrition for Healthy Aging

The Alliance for Aging Research, in partnership with the Mars Center for Cocoa Health Science, has released three animated “pocket films” that explain the role of nutrition in healthy aging and highlight some of the latest findings in nutrition research.
March 7, 2016

Healthy Aging with Nutrition

A well-balanced diet full of essential nutrients can help support a healthy life. However, people with deficiencies, certain diseases and conditions, or with evolving nutritional needs at different stages of life may consider dietary supplements to add missing nutrients to their diets. Supplements are not regulated as strictly as drugs by the FDA, and headlines on nutritional recommendations seem to change from day to day. Watch this film for tips on a healthy diet, how to safely turn to supplements, and how to be a well-educated consumer. This film is the second in a series produced in partnership with Mars Center for Cocoa Health Science.  Learn more here.