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Aging

Better understanding type 2 diabetes factors in older Hispanic people

September 13, 2017
Majority surveyed reported never having received diabetes education

Everything to know about osteoarthritis

July 21, 2017
It’s more than just “wear and tear” on the joints—it’s a disease

You asked: What causes sensitive teeth?

July 20, 2017
Ice cream and chilly weather aren’t the only things that can make your sensitive teeth ache

You Asked: What’s the difference between Alzheimer’s disease and dementia?

June 21, 2017
Not all dementia is Alzheimer’s—but it can be just as devastating when it affects loved ones

Center for Population Health and Aging opens, formalizes Texas A&M collaborations

May 2, 2017
The new center brings together multiple efforts for the greatest impact on healthy aging

Spermidine-rich foods may prevent liver cancer, extend lifespan

April 18, 2017
Recent research from Texas A&M hints at the possibilities of spermidine, a compound found in common foods

Health benefits of yoga

February 15, 2017
If you are looking to shake up your workout routine, consider yoga for these health benefits

Taking too many medications at once can be counterproductive (and even dangerous)

January 13, 2017
How ‘polypharmacy’ can lead to drug interactions that may cancel out the beneficial effects, or worse

INFOGRAPHIC: Annual health screenings by age and gender

June 3, 2016
Your checklist for healthy aging

Growing old gracefully and healthfully

May 26, 2016
Many of the negative stereotypes of life as an older person are not inevitable, expert says