Many Seniors with Depression Faring Well During Pandemic

A new study finds that one very vulnerable population group appears to be holding its own…

Alzheimer’s Treatment With Antibodies Shows Promise in Clearing Plaques, Aiding Cognition

New research suggests a different therapeutic approach may be helpful in reducing the effects of Alzheimer’s…

New AI Tool Promises Faster, More Accurate Alzheimer’s Diagnosis

Researchers have developed a new artificial intelligence algorithm that can accurately diagnose Alzheimer’s by detecting subtle…

Youngest and Oldest Drivers Most Likely to Be in Unsafe Vehicles

Teen drivers and drivers 65 years and older — two age groups at high risk of…

Older Adults More Vulnerable to Depression in Pandemic But Strong Social Ties Can Help

Older adults have been more vulnerable to depression and loneliness during the COVID-19 pandemic, but having…

How Catastrophizing Pain Can Drive Avoiding Exercise

A new study suggests that how people think about their pain can have a major impact…

Memory Focus Shifts From Specifics to Generalities as We Age

We all have the fear of growing older and losing our memory. Indeed, the phrase, “memory…

More Formal Education May Delay Initial Signs of Cognitive Decline

Staying in school for a longer period of time has been linked to better cognitive function…

Major Depressive Episodes Far More Common Than Once Thought

A new study finds that the number of adults in the United States who suffer from…

Loneliness Looks Different at Different Ages

Loneliness in adults is experienced differently depending on age, according to new research. The new study…