March 7, 2017Keeping seniors active at home
Program aims to keep home-bound seniors out of nursing homes
July 12, 2016Elderly using dangerous drug combinations
One in six uses deadly combinations
March 21, 2016More elderly using dangerous drug combinations
Potentially deadly drug interactions are a major health problem
September 8, 2015Better health care for older adults
UIC faculty to develop online training program in geriatrics
February 3, 2015‘Aging Illinois’ requires better intergovernmental cooperation
Report says new options are needed in transportation, housing
October 7, 2013Research to delay aging better investment than cancer, heart disease
Scientists suggest more benefit than studying cancer, heart disease
August 8, 2012More education equals longer life
Despite advances in health care and increases in life expectancy overall, Americans with less than a high school education have life expectancies similar to adults in the 1950s and 1960s, a new report finds.
August 6, 2012More Education, Socioeconomic Benefits Equals Longer Life
Despite advances in health care and increases in life expectancy overall, Americans with less than a high school education have life expectancies similar to adults in the 1950s and 1960s.
January 31, 2012UIC Demographer Writes on Aging for World Economic Forum
Noted University of Illinois at Chicago biodemographer S. Jay Olshansky is the author of two essays assembled by The World Economic Forum’s Global Agenda Council on an Ageing Society to address the challenges and benefits of population aging.