We Must End Ageism in Cancer Clinical Trials

[ad_1] Cancer afflicts more older people than those in any other age group. In fact, over half of cancers diagnosed in the United States occur in those over the age of 65. That number is expected to reach 70 percent by 2030, as the population experiences an...

What One Million COVID Dead Mean for the U.S.’s Future

[ad_1] Editor’s Note (5/12/22): This story was updated when the White House announced one million COVID deaths in the U.S. Laura Jackson feels the loss of her husband Charlie like she is missing a part of herself. He died of COVID early in the pandemic, on May 17,...

A Natural Disaster Made Monkeys Age Faster

[ad_1] When Hurricane Maria slammed into Puerto Rico in September 2017, it took 3,000 lives and cut off basic services on some parts of the island for nearly a year. The devastation was not restricted to that island, however. Maria’s 155-mile-per-hour winds also...