Category: Prevention (Page 10)

December 15, 2014

Alliance Submits Suggestions for NIA’s Aging Well in the 21st Century

The National Institute on Aging recently put out a call for comments and ideas for a draft of its strategic directions document, Aging Well in the 21st Century.
December 1, 2014

Alliance Founder Dan Perry Talks FOGO on December 2

Dan Perry joined Pfizer chief medical officer, Dr. Freda C. Lewis-Hall, to talk about FOGO, or fear of getting old. 
September 26, 2014

Superbugs and Seniors

The Alliance for Aging Research was fortunate enough to host an amazing group of leaders from the fields of aging, infectious disease, health care and government to discuss the disproportionate impact of healthcare-associated infections (HAI) on older adults.
September 4, 2014

Tips for Grandparents on Safe Medicine Storage

As part of a collaboration with the CHPA Educational Foundation, the Alliance is helping spread the word about safe medicine…
June 26, 2014

New Educational Resource on Acetaminophen Now Available

Today, the Acetaminophen Awareness Coalition released a superb new report called Acetaminophen: How It's Used, Preventing Overdose and What We Can Do to Promote Safe Use.
June 23, 2014

Alliance Public Policy VP Cynthia Bens on Aging and Chronic Disease

Our Vice President of Public Policy Cynthia Bens was recently asked: As Americans live longer, how can we tackle aging as a major risk factor for chronic disease?
December 4, 2013

Adult Vaccination Policy And Barriers

Dr.  Jeffrey Duchin of the University of Washington, presented at the launch of The Silver Book: Infectious Diseases and Prevention through…
December 4, 2013

The Patient Perspective: Infectious Diseases Among Seniors

Dr. Pretti Malani of the University of Michigan Medical School, presented at the launch of The Silver Book: Infectious Diseases…
December 4, 2013

Under-Vaccination of Seniors Leads to Significant Morality and Disability

New Silver Book® highlights the value of innovation in reducing the burden of infectious diseases.
December 4, 2013

The Burden of Infectious Diseases Among Seniors

Dr. Keipp Talbot of Vanderbilt University Medical Center, presented at the launch of The Silver Book: Infectious Diseases and Prevention…