A new algorithm uses neuroimaging data of amyloid levels in the brain and takes into account a person's age to determine when a person with genetic Alzheimer's risk factors, and with no signs of cognitive decline, will develop the disease.
Older adults who frequently connect with friends and others in social situations perform better on cognitive function tests than those who are not so social.
Researchers reveal the neurobiological basis of why we often find it more difficult to find the right words as we age.
A new study of older adults who relocated reveals certain areas and locations can enhance longevity more than others.
Frequent consumption of alcohol during adolescence and young adulthood was associated with accelerated arterial stiffening, a precursor of cardiovascular disease.
Hearing loss was associated with an increased risk of depression in older adults. Those of lower socioeconomic status were twice as likely to report symptoms of depression. However, using hearing aids helped alleviate symptoms of depression.