Almost half of dementia instances can be attributed to seven lifestyle factors that include physical inactivity, midlife obesity and low educational attainment, but most people are unaware of the risks, according to a research report released today.
A new national population database provides free public access to information about Australia’s ageing population.
Policy response on ageing needed now, forum hears; workplace gender award for Benetas; CEO award for TLC head.
The International Longevity Centre Global Alliance, a multinational consortium sharing research, policy and knowledge related to population ageing, has announced overnight that a bid for an Australian centre has been successful.
Staffing has been highlighted as one of the biggest challenges facing the future of the aged care system in two research briefs from the Centre of Excellence in Population Ageing Research.
Stakeholders urged to consider the historic changes underway and to stay the course in the face of resistance.
Some bite sized news and events reminders for people with a professional, academic or personal interest in ageing issues in Australia.
Are you thinking yourself into an early grave? New research presented today demonstrates the increased risk of an early death for people who have a negative self-perception about ageing.