Press Releases & Statements (Page 9)

October 13, 2016

Age-Related Macular Degeneration a Leading Cause of Blindness for Older Adults

Today, on World Sight Day, the Alliance for Aging Research (Alliance), in partnership with the BrightFocus Foundation, has launched an educational awareness campaign aimed at getting older adults and their caregivers to “Take a Closer Look at AMD.”
September 20, 2016

Alliance for Aging Research Celebrates 30 Years at Annual Bipartisan Congressional Awards Dinner

Today the Alliance for Aging Research (Alliance) celebrates 30 years of advancing science and enhancing lives as it honors Sen. Bill Cassidy, M.D., Rep. Maxine Waters, Laura L. Carstensen, Ph.D., fand Robert Temple, M.D., fat its 23rd Annual Bipartisan Congressional Awards Dinner.
September 8, 2016

Alliance for Aging Research Commits to Celebrating a Year Without a Stroke

Atrial Fibrillation Awareness Month campaign highlights the risks associated with AFib and encourages doctors and patients to take steps toward preventing strokes. 
August 31, 2016

Americans Lack Awareness about Heart Valve Disease, New Public Opinion Surveys Find

New public opinion surveys released today by the nonprofit Alliance for Aging Research show that public awareness about heart valve disease (HVD) in the U.S. is alarmingly low.
August 29, 2016

Media Alert: Alliance for Aging Research to Release Results of Public Opinion Surveys on Awareness of and Experiences with Heart Valve Disease

This Wednesday, August 31, the Alliance for Aging Research will release the results via webcast of new public opinion surveys that revealed awareness of heart valve disease (HVD) and experiences of HVD patients as they are diagnosed and seek treatment
August 23, 2016

Press Kit for the Heart Valve Disease Survey

This is the press kit for the Alliance for Aging Research's heart valve disease survey results.
August 1, 2016

Our Best Shot ‘Pocket Film’ Released, Urges Seniors to Lead Families in Vaccination

In recognition of National Immunization Awareness Month (NIAM), the nonprofit Alliance for Aging Research released a new “pocket film” today to urge seniors to get their recommended vaccines and to encourage their loved ones to do the same.
May 18, 2016

Press Kit for The Silver Book®: Diabetic Retinopathy

Welcome to the press kit about The Silver Book®: Diabetic Retinopathy.
May 18, 2016

Diabetic Retinopathy a Major Threat to Global Health

Today the Alliance for Aging Research released The Silver Book®: Diabetic Retinopathy, a factsheet that gives an overview of the threat the eye disease presents to global health.
May 9, 2016

Press Kit for Malnutrition: A Hidden Epidemic in Older Adults

Welcome to the press kit about the "pocket film:" Malnutrition: A Hidden Epidemic in Older Adults.