Recent news related to aging and gerontology

2016-10-27 | Ageing system sees Canberra college adopt Panasonic

Canberra-based Panasonic partner Sedcom has boosted mobility and helped St Francis Xavier College cut costs with a Panasonic IP-PBX telephone system. The school has 1170 students and 150 staff and has reduced its annual phone bill by 30 percent after replacing the ten-year-old Ericson digital system. ...

2016-10-27 | Hemp Genix Announces the Anti-Aging Cream with Apple Stem Cells

MIAMI - Oct. 27, 2016 - PRLog -- Hemp Genixis excited to announce the launch of Anti-Aging Cream with Apple Stem Cells. A powerful blend to be used daily to rejuvenate and replenish the skin. ...

2016-10-27 | Anti-aging play Unity raises $116M in series B

Unity Biotechnology Inc. (San Francisco, Calif.) raised $116 million in a series B round led by Arch Venture Partners and Baillie Gifford. New investors Fidelity, Partner Fund Management, Bezos Expeditions and existing investors Venrock, the WuXi PharmaTech Inc. subsidiary of New WuXi Life Science Ltd. (Shanghai, China), and Mayo Clinic also participated. ...

2016-10-27 | Aging In Place Fair happening this weekend

When it comes to aging, there really is no place like home. There’s a great fair happening this Saturday where you can learn more about how to “age in place.” Kristina Wong, Care Manager of Altres Medical joined us on Wake Up 2day to share information on what folks can expect. At the Aging In Place Fair seniors will have the opportunity to learn more about local services available that allow them to live comfortably and safely in their own homes during their golden years. ...

2016-10-27 | Finding Clarity in the Aging Process

A recent trip to a drugstore prompted commentator Rebecca Rine to take a look at aging and find some clarity in the process. The more I age, the more I appreciate the importance of eating right, exercising and not lying in the sun with bacon grease on my body. ...

2016-10-27 | Technology can offer support to advisers with aging clients

Financial advisers increasingly worried about serving aging clients who may suffer from dementia or even Alzheimer's Disease can begin to look toward technology for some relief. New fintech efforts focus on arming financial advisers with tools to help them take the right steps with older clients and even provide some cognitive testing that can help advisers identify a change over the years. ...

2016-10-26 | Lancaster University plan for £40m ageing research centre - BBC News

Plans for a £40m centre at Lancaster University to develop solutions to problems caused by ageing have been submitted to the council. The health innovation centre is to be built next to the university's Bailrigg Campus. ...

2016-10-26 | Anti-Aging Market to Reach US$191.7 Billion by 2019.: Revenue Rises as Vendors Promise Age Reversal with Innovative Products and Services

Albany, United States – October 26, 2016 /MarketersMedia/ — Vendors operating in the global anti-aging market are focused on intensive research and development of products and services that are safe and efficient. Transparency Market Research observes that players are working towards matching the industry standards of safety and effectiveness through innovation to accentuate their market shares. ...

2016-10-26 | First look: Aging Arizona Center's planned $25M makeover in downtown Phoenix

Downtown Phoenix's aging Arizona Center will get a $25 million makeover starting early next year, as its new owners launch an overhaul of the office and retail complex that opened nearly three decades ago. The center’s two city blocks on Third and Van Buren streets include two office towers, a garden area, a movie theater and tenants like Starbucks and Corner Bakery Cafe. ...

2016-10-25 | Cohort profile: Women’s Healthy Ageing Project (WHAP) - a longitudinal prospective study of Australian women since 1990 - information for practice

Cohort profile: Women’s Healthy Ageing Project (WHAP) - a longitudinal prospective study of Australian women since 1990 - information for practice information for practice news, new scholarship & more from around the world 10.25.16 Skip to content gary.holden@nyu.edu archive about help browse key journals advanced search rss follow @Info4Practice Cohort profile: Women’s Healthy Ageing Project (WHAP) – a longitudinal prospective study of Australian women since 1990 Posted on October 25, 2016 by gary … Visit source: Cohort profile: Women’s Healthy Ageing Project (WHAP) – a longitudinal prospective study of Australian women since 1990 This entry was posted in Open Access Journal Articles and tagged alzheimer, australian, health, king, longitudinal, questionnaire, research, short, university, whap. Bookmark the permalink. ...

2016-10-25 | The 27 Best Anti-Aging Tips of All Time

Sure, the arsenal of anti-aging lotions, serums, and creams you've got stashed in your medicine cabinet can slow down the aging process and make your skin glow (in fact, we swear by many of them). But when it comes to preventing and fading the fine lines, wrinkles, and dark spots that tack years onto your appearance, making smart lifestyle changes is what will really erase years from your face. These 27 anti-aging tips really work, according to research, dermatologists, and beauty experts. ...

2016-10-25 | Alliance Health (AIQ): A Leader in Radiology in an Aging Society

Alliance Healthcare (AIQ) is a large, outsourced provider for hospitals across the United States. The company works with 1,000 hospitals in 45 states in three distinct areas: A majority of revenues come from its radiology segment where it does MRI, PET/CT and CT scans from mobile units or at fixed locations. ...

2016-10-25 | Medina-Walpole Chosen to Lead Division of Geriatrics and Aging - Newsroom - University of Rochester Medical Center

Esteemed geriatrics clinician, mentor and educator Annette (Annie) Medina-Walpole, M.D., has been named chief of the Division of Geriatrics and Aging at the University of Rochester Medical Center. A professor in the Department of Medicine, Medina-Walpole is a natural-born leader whose influence has helped shape geriatric care and training since she came to Rochester in 1998. “After performing a national search for the next leader of our Division of Geriatrics, we confirmed what many of us knew all along: Dr. ...

2016-10-25 | Your Brain On Aging

Everyone knows that our skin becomes droopy and loses elasticity with age, but do the same physical changes occur in the brain? In a new study from Newcastle University in the UK and Brazil's Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, researchers investigated the way that the human brain folds and changes as people get older. ...

2016-10-24 | Is your office ageing you?

By Bianca London for MailOnline Published: 08:49 EST, 24 October 2016 | Updated: 08:49 EST, 24 October 2016

2016-10-24 | How B&B Italia turned 50 without ageing

Passion and patience crop up often as 64-year-old Giorgio Busnelli talks about the high-end Italian furniture business his father set up 50 years ago. Passion, because it’s the only thing that keeps an enterprise like B&B Italia innovative and exciting. ...

2016-10-23 | TCM can help Singapore meet challenges of ageing population: Gan Kim Yong


2016-10-23 | DISCOVERED: Ovary transplant could slow ageing and lead to 'eternal' life

With males already destined to survive on average three years less than women, research now shows that the key to slowing the ageing process and increasing lifespan is an ovary transplant. Researchers say swapping older ovaries for young ones in mice can cut the risk of age-related health problems, including heart disease, arthritis, immune, brain and liver function, as well as increasing longevity. ...

2016-10-23 | TCM can play a part in treating Singapore's ageing population: Gan Kim Yong


2016-10-21 | Esse Skincare Launches Anti-Ageing Probiotic Serum with Living Microbes

Since launching its Probiotic Serum, which contains 1 billion live probiotic microbes per millilitre, South African brand, Esse, has established itself as the leading probiotic skincare line in the world. Durban, South Africa (PRWEB) October 21, 2016 The World Health Organization defines a probiotic as a live microbe that is beneficial to humans, but it is notoriously difficult to include these in skincare products because conventional products contain preservatives … and preservatives kill microbes. ...

2016-10-21 | Cher struggles to accept ageing

"I'm still active and running around. I can still fit into my costumes. ...

2016-10-21 | New network launched to meet needs of ageing population, slowing labour force growth

SINGAPORE - A new healthcare network comprising hospitals and universities was launched on Friday (Oct 21) to help address healthcare challenges facing Singapore. Announced by Minister of State for Health Chee Hong Tat, the new Centre for Healthcare Innovation Co-Learning Network will help bring local and overseas institutions together to meet the needs of Singapore's ageing population and slowing labour force growth. ...

2016-10-21 | Lux Laser & Anti-Aging Center, First On Long Island To Offer Breakthrough, FDA-Cleared, Non-Invasive, UltraShape Power™ System For Fat Destruction

HUNTINGTON STATION, N.Y., Oct. 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Lynnette Allen, NP-C, a Board Certified Nurse Practitioner specializing in Dermatology and Medical Director of Lux-Laser Anti-Aging, is pleased to be the first provider in the area to offer UltraShape Power™, a non-surgical, painless treatment recently cleared by the FDA for non-invasive fat cell destruction. UltraShape Power offers best-in-class reduction in fat layer thickness targeting the stubborn fat that is often hard to lose even for those who eat right and exercise regularly. ...

2016-10-20 | In the Wnt-er of life: Wnt signalling in melanoma and ageing


2016-10-20 | Ageing expert says these 5 things are foolproof ways to stay youthful

By Mia De Graaf For Dailymail.com Published: 11:02 EST, 20 October 2016 | Updated: 11:02 EST, 20 October 2016