New findings on aging in a newer population in South Africa

Older woman in South Africa
Health and Aging in Africa: A Longitudinal Study of an INDEPTH Community in South Africa (HAALSI)

Three studies by researchers affiliated with Longitudinal Study of an INDEPTH Community in South Africa (HAALSI) have been published this month shedding light on the status of cognitive function, the level of daily living limitations and unmet care needs, and the impact of multiple illnesses on the likelihood of progressing along the recommended “continuum of care” among those aging in South Africa. Read the abstracts and learn more…