Press Releases & Statements (Page 17)

January 20, 2006

The Alliance Revokes Hwang’s Indispensable Person of the Year Award

It is with great disappointment that the Alliance for Aging Research announces the revocation of the Indispensable Person of the Year Award bestowed upon Dr. Hwang Woo-Suk at the Alliance’s Annual Bi Partisan Congressional Award’s Dinner last September 13.
November 14, 2005

Caregivers Can Impact Disease Outcomes for Colon Cancer Patients

Actor Miguel Ferrer and the Alliance for Aging Research join forces to educate about the important role of caregivers.
May 5, 2005

Experts Warn that Osteoporosis is Not a Priority

Experts Warned That Osteoporosis is not a Healthcare Priority for Patients or Physicians
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.   
March 1, 2005

Survey Shows Women Fear Losing Independence from Osteoporosis

A national survey highlights the importance of doctors understanding their patients’ fears about osteoporosis and how those fears can motivate them to take their medication.
December 16, 2004

Health Leaders Gather To Honor Legendary Aging Research Advocate

The Alliance for Aging Research and the National Institute on Aging (NIA) yesterday honored Florence Stephenson Mahoney (1899-2002), one of the nation’s foremost advocates for health research and a pioneer in the development of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), by dedicating a large open-air courtyard of the Mark O. Hatfield Clinical Research Center in her name.
September 21, 2004

Hutchinson, Baucus, and McClellan to Receive Awards

U.S. Senator Kay Bailey Hutchinson (R-TX), Senator Max Baucus (D-MT), and Medicare Administrator, Dr. Mark McClellan were saluted  for their support of medical research towards healthier aging at the Eleventh Annual Alliance for Aging Research Bipartisan Congressional Awards Dinner.
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).
May 5, 2004

Americans Not Making Stroke – Irregular Heartbeat Connection

A new survey released today by the not-for-profit Alliance for Aging Research found that most Americans are unaware of one of the strongest risk factors for stroke.
February 24, 2004

Do You Know Your Life-Expectancy!?

The newly updated “Living To 100” calculator can help still more people be at least centenarian-like and live well into their older years spending the majority of their lives in good health, according to the Alliance for Aging Research.