Loading...
  • Alzheimer's
  • Age-related memory loss , sometimes described as "normal aging ", is qualitatively different from memory loss associated with dementias such as Alzheimer's disease , and is believed to have a different brain mechanism. (wikipedia.org)
  • According to recent research, MCI is seen as the transitional state between cognitive changes of normal aging and Alzheimer's disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • adults
  • In addition to other established associations between dental health and risk of disease, our findings suggest that middle-aged adults who have lost two or more teeth in recent past could be at increased risk for cardiovascular disease," Dr. Lu Qi of Tulane University in New Orleans said in a statement. (reuters.com)
  • Today, NAPCA continues to be the voice of AAPI older adults and their families as leaders in the areas of healthy aging, mature workers, and the prevention of elder abuse. (napca.org)
  • With the aging of the AAPI senior population, this implies that many AAPI older adults will either enter or remain in the labor force. (napca.org)
  • Furthermore, the older adults' performances in free recall involved temporal contiguity to a lesser extent than for younger people, indicating that associations regarding contiguity become weaker with age. (wikipedia.org)
  • The curriculum includes analysis of aging issues and using design thinking to develop proposals to help older adults in the community. (hawaii.edu)
  • The random dial, telephone survey of 859 participants asked middle-aged and older adults about their volunteer experiences, their plans to increase time spent in volunteering, things that motivated them to volunteer, and things that might discourage them from volunteering. (hawaii.edu)
  • Middle-aged and older adults can be especially regarded as valuable assets because they have many years of life experience and wisdom to share. (hawaii.edu)
  • For example, since 1988, Independent Sector in Washington, DC has done five biennial national surveys of giving and volunteering behaviors of adults 18 years of age and older. (hawaii.edu)
  • The findings from this study become the baseline data for Hawaii for middle aged and older adults. (hawaii.edu)
  • elderly
  • Age-associated epithelial cancers, such as breast cancer , colon cancer, and prostate cancer , however, contribute significantly to the morbidity and mortality of the elderly and are the second leading cause of death. (springer.com)
  • According to the National Alliance for Caregiving (NAC), there are 44 million family caregivers, which is nearly 20 percent of the adult population in the U.S. These caregivers, who are often over the age of 50, provide physical and financial assistance to their elderly loved ones-the NAC also found that while women provide the lion's share of basic care, men also provide financial assistance. (psychologytoday.com)
  • There are many organizations dedicated to research on aging, advocating for the elderly, and promoting healthy aging. (asha.org)
  • AUTISM
  • A two-site, two-arm assessor-blinded randomised controlled trial (RCT) of a 12-session parent-mediated social communication intervention delivered between 9 and 14 months of age (Intervention in the British Autism Study of Infant Siblings-Video Interaction for Promoting Positive Parenting), against no intervention. (nih.gov)
  • induces
  • Although sometimes dynamic strain aging is used interchangeably with the Portevin-Le Chatelier effect (or serrated yielding), dynamic strain aging refers specifically to the microscopic mechanism that induces the Portevin-Le Chatelier effect. (wikipedia.org)
  • Americans
  • By age 80, more than half of all Americans either have a cataract or have had cataract surgery. (nih.gov)
  • Between 1999-2010, the fatal unintentional drowning rate for African Americans was significantly higher than that of whites across all ages. (cdc.gov)
  • For data on the lives of older Americans and their families, see Older Americans 2008: Key Indicators of Well-Being from the Federal Interagency Forum on Aging-Related Statistics. (asha.org)
  • wrinkles
  • Years of sun tanning or being out in the sunlight for a long time may lead to wrinkles, dryness, age spots, and even cancer . (nih.gov)
  • It's not surprising that this demographic is often bombarded by the media with anti-aging everything: skin creams for every part of our bodies, miracle "cures" for our wrinkles, youthful colors for our hair. (psychcentral.com)
  • retirement
  • While working later in life may seem prudent financially, most people do not continue to work past the typical retirement age. (psychologytoday.com)
  • In some cases numerical age is important (whether good or bad), whereas others find the stage in life that one has reached (adulthood, independence, marriage, retirement, career success) to be more important. (wikipedia.org)
  • adult
  • That's regardless of the number of natural teeth a person has as a middle-aged adult, or whether they have traditional risk factors for cardiovascular disease, such as poor diet or high blood pressure. (reuters.com)
  • The age of an adult human is commonly measured in whole years since the day of birth. (wikipedia.org)
  • In Russian the former expression is generally used, the latter one has restricted usage: it is used for age of a deceased person in obituaries and for the age of an adult when it is desired to show him/her older than he/she is. (wikipedia.org)
  • A Mayan adult would not determine a child's responsibility and status in terms of age by years, but instead by relative seniority to others in the family or community. (wikipedia.org)
  • research
  • Since its founding in 1974, NIA research has changed the way America understands aging. (nih.gov)
  • This research shows for the first time, that poor sleep quality can accelerate signs of skin aging and weaken the skin's ability to repair itself at night," said Dr. Daniel Yarosh, a senior vice president at The Estée Lauder Companies, in a press release. (huffingtonpost.com)
  • The Centers provide leadership in the pursuit of basic research into the biology of aging. (nih.gov)
  • His own research program is nothing if not ambitious: He wants to reverse aging in humans. (nautil.us)
  • What impact will your work have on aging research? (nautil.us)
  • 7,8 Research has shown that participation in formal swimming lessons can reduce the risk of drowning among children aged 1 to 4 years. (cdc.gov)
  • Suggests
  • Reuters Health) - Losing two or more natural teeth in middle age may signal an increased risk for coronary heart disease, a U.S. study suggests. (reuters.com)
  • find
  • You will find special Aging in Atlanta sections in your Sunday AJC newspaper as well as see invites to our lunch and learn event series. (ajc.com)
  • biology
  • The Division of Aging Biology (DAB) of the NIA funds Nathan Shock Centers of Excellence in the Basic Biology of Aging across the U.S. There are currently 5 funded Centers, in Maine (The Jackson Laboratory), Michigan (University of Michigan), Texas (University of Texas Health Sciences Center in San Antonio), Washington (University of Washington) and New York (Albert Einstein College of Medicine). (nih.gov)
  • decrease
  • Sleep deprived women show signs of premature skin aging and a decrease in their skin's ability to recover after sun exposure," Baron said in a press release. (huffingtonpost.com)
  • initiative
  • SLPs should take the initiative to learn more about the aging population and prepare for the increased services this group will demand in the future. (asha.org)
  • Major Goal: Consultants for the Honolulu as an Age-Friendly City Initiative, backed by the Mayor and World Health Organization. (hawaii.edu)
  • thus
  • Rejuvenation is the reversal of aging and thus requires a different strategy, namely repair of the damage that is associated with aging or replacement of damaged tissue with new tissue. (wikipedia.org)
  • Life
  • Your gift in any amount helps us in our mission to serve as the nation's leading advocacy and service organization committed to the dignity, well-being, and quality of life of AAPIs as they age. (napca.org)
  • Life extension strategies often study the causes of aging and try to oppose those causes in order to slow aging. (wikipedia.org)
  • People of different ages tend to differ in many aspects, such as legal and social responsibilities, outlooks on life, and self-perceptions. (wikipedia.org)
  • Instead of recognizing and valuing the wisdom and compassion that come from age and our life experiences, we fixate on our failing memories and decreased stamina. (psychcentral.com)
  • infants
  • Fractional years, months or even weeks may be used to describe the age of children and infants for finer resolution. (wikipedia.org)
  • clinical
  • A clinical trial commissioned by Estée Lauder and conducted by physician-scientists at University Hospitals (UH) Case Medical Center found that poor sleepers demonstrated increased signs of skin aging . (huffingtonpost.com)
  • increases
  • 2 The percentage of drownings in natural water settings, including lakes, rivers and oceans, increases with age. (cdc.gov)
  • In addition, the secondary esophageal peristalsis, which constitute a major clearence mechanism for refluxed gastric acid, seems to be evoked less frequently and less consistently, this increases the liklyhood of the occurrence of gastroesophageal reflux with age. (angelfire.com)
  • study
  • sleep deprivation also could cause your skin to age faster , according to a new study. (huffingtonpost.com)
  • The study involved 60 pre-menopausal women between the ages of 30 and 49, with half of them falling into the poor quality sleep category. (huffingtonpost.com)
  • These connections between sleep and skin aging, now supported with solid scientific data, will have a profound effect on how we study skin and its functions. (huffingtonpost.com)
  • In particular, associative learning, which is another type of episodic memory, is vulnerable to the effects of aging, and this has been demonstrated across various study paradigms. (wikipedia.org)
  • This study , published in 2012 in The Journal of the American Medical Association, examined the relationship between attitudes about aging and recovery from disabilities. (psychcentral.com)
  • years
  • Age spots, once called "liver spots," are flat, brown spots often caused by years in the sun. (nih.gov)
  • During the age work, she tells some years that bob and legally lee sold their consultation to paul, prompting the levitra to attack them. (topfishinggames.com)
  • For example, some cultures measure age by counting years including the current year, while others count years without including it. (wikipedia.org)
  • Other cultures that express age differently may not use years elapsed since birth at all. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Navajo culture is another in which age is not counted through years elapsed from birth. (wikipedia.org)
  • In cultures where age is not measured by years since birth, most individuals do not know how old they are in years. (wikipedia.org)
  • The main purpose of counting age in terms of years from birth is for the convenience of grouping individuals by age, as is needed in industrialized society. (wikipedia.org)
  • The medical practices and compulsory schooling that resulted from industrialization factored largely into the need for counting age in terms of years since birth. (wikipedia.org)
  • Even in Westernized societies such as the United States, age in terms of years since birth did not begin until the mid-1800s. (wikipedia.org)
  • changes
  • Your skin changes with age. (nih.gov)
  • This essay deals mainly with physiological but not extensively the structural changes that take place in the gastrointestinal system with aging. (angelfire.com)
  • Aging can be defined as the physical and mental changes that occur with the passage of time. (angelfire.com)
  • However, some of the systems have a large reserve capacity, therefore, no major changes attributed to aging leading to major medical conditions are found in them. (angelfire.com)
  • Moreover, the presence of any underlying disease or the intake of certain drugs is sometimes the major drive for the occurrence of some of the changes which may be wrongly attributed to aging. (angelfire.com)
  • In the following paragraphs, the motor, secretory, digestive and absorptive changes taking place in the gastrointestinal tract due to aging are going to be described. (angelfire.com)
  • Changes in the gastrointestinal motility which are due to aging are found in the esophagus, stomach, small intestine, colon and in the anorectal region. (angelfire.com)
  • The previous changes in the esophageal motility may be explained by the occurrence of neuromuscular degeneration, in addition to the decreased number of myentric neurons in the esophagus with aging. (angelfire.com)
  • often
  • Often when serrated flow is not seen, dynamic strain aging is marked by a lower strain rate sensitivity. (wikipedia.org)
  • occur
  • 1,2 Among children ages 1 to 4, most drownings occur in home swimming pools. (cdc.gov)
  • protein
  • But as we age, some of the protein may clump together and start to cloud a small area of the lens. (nih.gov)
  • Most age-related cataracts develop from protein clumpings. (nih.gov)
  • skin
  • Researchers found that those who didn't sleep well exhibited more signs of skin aging including fine lines, uneven pigmentation and reduced skin elasticity. (huffingtonpost.com)
  • Age spots and skin tags are harmless, although sometimes skin tags can become irritated. (nih.gov)
  • If your age spots or skin tags bother you, talk to your doctor about having them removed. (nih.gov)
  • example
  • For example, most children ages 1-4 drown in home swimming pools. (cdc.gov)
  • For example, age may be measured starting from conception or from birth, and starting at either age zero or age one. (wikipedia.org)
  • recover
  • Researchers found that seniors who have positive outlooks on aging are 40% more likely to recover from a disability than those with negative attitudes. (psychcentral.com)
  • effects
  • Although serrations in the stress-strain curve caused by the Portevin-Le Chatelier effect are the most visible effect of dynamic strain aging, other effects may be present when this effect is not seen. (wikipedia.org)
  • work
  • Dynamic strain aging also causes a plateau in the strength, a peak in flow stress a peak in work hardening , a peak in the Hall-Petch constant , and minimum variation of ductility with temperature. (wikipedia.org)
  • Studies
  • Socializing and continuing to explore our passions are important as we age, and studies have shown that those with a vibrant social circle live longer than those with few social ties. (psychcentral.com)
  • take
  • The amazing thing is that if you take an aged cell that is fully committed to a certain function, and you transplant its nucleus into an immature egg cell called an oocyte, then you revert its function to a pluripotent, embryonic one, which means it can become any other cell of the body-and you also revert the age of that cell to the youngest age possible. (nautil.us)
  • prevent
  • Using a broad-spectrum sunscreen that helps protect against two types of the sun's rays (UVA and UVB) may prevent more age spots. (nih.gov)