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Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) among older people across Europe: findings from cross-sectional analysis of SCOPE H2020 project
In this blog, Supplement Editor Fabrizia Lattanzio discusses findings from the Screening for Chronic Kidney Disease among Older… Read more »
Considerations for CRISPR human germline editing • A unified tool to assess the risk of research bias • Dietary… Read more »
COVID-19 detection dogs • Work-life conflict and poor health • Social media in recruitment to surgical trials • Antibiotic… Read more »
Preventing dementia and disability: the association of modifiable risk factors such as financial strain and low income with incidence of dementia and disability in older adults in the U.S.
As the world faces another economic recession, we must support individuals experiencing financial challenges. A study published… Read more »
Many people live independently at home well into old age. As they age, they may experience a range of limitations that result in… Read more »
Memory decline and depression in older adults: Is it a chicken and egg question or can we identify a directional relationship?
Older adults often report memory problems even when cognitive testing is normal. A new analysis in BMC Geriatrics shows that… Read more »
How can we sustain family carers’ capacity to care? What carers need and how technology can help provide it
Much of the work of caring for the growing population of older adults is done by family members who often find themselves in the… Read more »
With another month of cutting edge, high impact research, we look back on just a few highlights from articles published across the… Read more »