All articles related to "aging":

Challenging myths about aging

As populations age around the globe, leading to more chronic disease and human suffering, interest has surged in what causes aging and what might be done to alleviate its effects. But some myths about aging persist even though they haven’t been substantiated…

Mix of brain abnormalities behind dementia in most elderly people

Drugs targeting the buildup of abnormal proteins in the brain, which researchers believe contribute to Alzheimer’s disease, have so far proved unsuccessful in stemming dementia. Some experts now believe that it is time to reframe research by focusing on other pathologies that…