Updates (Page 5)

October 19, 2017

Missed the #Save4Health Twitter Chat? Here’s A Recap!

The Alliance for Aging Research recently hosted a Twitter chat to highlight the health costs associated with retirement and insights on how older adults can prepare. If you were unable to join the chat, we've archived it for you to view. 
October 13, 2017

Today Is World Thrombosis Day

Today is World Thrombosis Day, and we are raising awareness.
October 2, 2017

A Memorable Night of Honoring Heroes in Health

On Tuesday, September 26, the Alliance held the Annual Bipartisan Congressional Awards Dinner in Washington, D.C., with our partners and supporters to celebrate advancements in aging research and honor heroes in health who are dedicated to aging issues.
September 29, 2017

HROTW: Learn More about “Living With AFib”

For our Health Resource of the Week, we’re sharing a short “pocket film” that highlights the risk factors, symptoms and treatments options for AFib.
September 12, 2017

The Rally for Medical Research Comes to Washington, D.C., September 14

This Thursday, September 14, the Rally for Medical Research brings thousands of Americans of Washington, D.C., to urge policymakers to make funding for medical research a national priority. 
September 6, 2017

The Stories You’ll Hear: Mobile Porch Preserves D.C.’s Heritage

Toni Ford wants to invite you to her porch and stay a while. Maybe grab an iced tea. Take a seat.  And please definitely share a story or two. It'll be worth your time.
September 1, 2017

HROTW: Celebrate Healthy Aging Month with Proper Nutrition

September is Healthy Aging Month! For our Health Resource of the Week, we’re highlighting the role nutrition plays in healthy aging with a short “pocket film.”
August 25, 2017

HROTW: Infographic Highlights Importance of Vaccines for Older Adults

This week, our Health Resource of the Week is an infographic that visually displays why it's important for older adults to be vaccinated.
August 11, 2017

HROTW: Find Out What Vaccines You Need in This Quiz

Last week’s Health Resource of the Week highlighted the importance of vaccines to kick off National Immunization Awareness Month. This week, we’re sharing a quiz from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) that will keep you up-to-date with the vaccines you may need.
August 10, 2017

Alzheimer’s Association International Conference Recap

Last month, the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference was held in London, England. While we are still years away from discovering a cure, the conference highlights the steady efforts of researchers and scientists to better understand the devastating disease.