Press Releases & Statements (Page 20)

April 18, 2006

What Men Don’t Know About Their Health and Aging Can Hurt Them

National survey finds that most American men over the age of 39 fail to attribute "aging" symptoms to low testosterone, a treatable condition.
March 30, 2006

Public Doesn’t Realize How Vulnerable Seniors are to Chronic Diseases

Alliance for Aging Research almanac underscores human and economic impact of chronic diseases on our aging nation.
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).