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UC San Diego Funded by NIMH to Study Successful Aging in Adults with HIV

February 4, 2013

…Medicine to study successful aging in HIV-infected adults. HIV is a serious, chronic, medical disease that affects the lives of more than one million Americans. Since the advent of antiretroviral therapy (ART) to treat HIV, life expectancy of HIV+ adults has been increasing progressively. By 2015, nearly half of HIV+…

Adults Show Poorer Cognition, Better Well-Being with Age

September 16, 2022

Adults Show Poorer Cognition, Better Well-Being with Age

UC San Diego Sanford Stem Cell Institute Launches Stem Cells Into Space

November 22, 2022

UC San Diego Sanford Stem Cell Institute Launches Stem Cells Into Space

UC San Diego to Host Its First National Think Tank on Aging Issues Nov. 14-16

November 13, 2014

…National Think Tank on Aging Issues Nov. 14-16 Aging is something we all do. It’s a matter of how well we do it. Dr. Dilip Jeste As we get older, almost every aspect of life conjures new and pressing questions. It’s the same for individuals and for graying nations. (By…

Scientists Decipher Mechanisms Underlying the Biology of Aging

November 2, 2017

…Underlying the Biology of Aging Multi-pronged approach reveals a delicate balance required for longevity Understanding the factors that control aging has been one of humanity’s endless pursuits, from the mystical fountain of youth to practical healthful regimens to prolong life expectancy. A team of scientists at the University of California…

Sexual Satisfaction Tied to Overall “Successful Aging” as Reported by Women Age 60 to 89

August 24, 2011

…Institute for Research on Aging at the University of California, San Diego finds that successful aging and positive quality of life indicators correlate with sexual satisfaction in older women. The report, published online in the August edition of the Journal of the American Geriatric Society, also shows that self-rated successful…

Study Continues Assessment of Cognition and Decline in Aging Latinos

June 1, 2022

…Health (NIH)/National Institute on Aging (NIA) to continue the Study of Latinos-Investigation of Neurocognitive Aging (SOL-INCA), a 12-year assessment of cognitive and brain aging and impairment among aging Latinos. The new SOL-INCA-AD grant continues a nationwide longitudinal study looking for telltale biomarkers of risk and resilience related to cognitive aging

Researchers Discover Two Paths of Aging and New Insights on Promoting Healthspan

July 16, 2020

…behind the mysteries of aging. They isolated two distinct paths that cells travel during aging and engineered a new way to genetically program these processes to extend lifespan. The research is described July 17 in the journal Science. Our lifespans as humans are determined by the aging of our individual…

Healthy Aging Initiative at UC San Diego Announces Inaugural Research Projects

November 5, 2015

The Healthy Aging Initiative (HAI), a campus-wide effort to investigate and address the diverse challenges and needs of the nation’s aging population, has announced its inaugural research and education seed grants to seven University of California, San Diego faculty members. Dilip Jeste The grants, totaling $160,000, will provide pilot funding…

Paradox of Aging: The Older We Get, the Better We Feel?

December 7, 2012

…80 years old. Traditionally, aging has been viewed as a period of progressive decline in physical, cognitive and psychosocial functioning, and aging is viewed by many as the “number one public health problem” facing Americans today. But this negative view of aging contrasts with results of a comprehensive study of…

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