News Releases

April 2017

  1. Want a healthy brain as you age? Live a healthy life Monday, April 17, 2017
  2. Myostatin and muscle loss: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute Wednesday, April 05, 2017

March 2017

  1. Mayo Clinic experts to speak at largest dementia conference in Midwest Thursday, March 16, 2017
  2. Mayo Clinic discovers high-intensity aerobic training can reverse aging processes in adults Friday, March 10, 2017
  3. Mayo Clinic researchers uncover new agents that eliminate cells associated with age-related diseases Wednesday, March 08, 2017

February 2017

  1. Mayo Clinic publishes genetic screen for Alzheimer?s in African-Americans Tuesday, February 28, 2017
  2. Mayo Clinic researchers discover link between aging, devastating lung disease Thursday, February 23, 2017
  3. Alzheimer's disease drug fails in trial Thursday, February 16, 2017

January 2017

  1. Mayo Clinic researchers find mental activities may protect against mild cognitive impairment Monday, January 30, 2017
  2. PBS show shines spotlight on Alzheimer?s disease Tuesday, January 24, 2017
  3. Immunotherapy: Testing a new treatment for Alzheimer?s disease Tuesday, January 24, 2017

December 2016

  1. Mayo Clinic Q and A: Hearing loss ? when to see your physician and why Saturday, December 10, 2016

November 2016

  1. Comparing gait parameters can predict decline in memory and thinking Monday, November 28, 2016
  2. Mayo Clinic Q and A: Fall prevention Saturday, November 12, 2016
  3. Study: Lack of brain shrinkage may help predict who develops dementia with Lewy bodies Wednesday, November 02, 2016
  4. Single mutation in recessive gene increases risk of earlier onset Parkinson?s disease Wednesday, November 02, 2016

October 2016

  1. Mayo Clinic research links senescent cells and atherosclerosis progression Thursday, October 27, 2016
  2. Trove of Alzheimer?s patients? molecular, clinical data available Tuesday, October 11, 2016
  3. Mayo Clinic researchers map prostate cancer relapse using C-11 choline PET and MRI Wednesday, October 05, 2016
  4. How safe and effective are new drugs for stroke prevention? Monday, October 03, 2016
  5. Mayo Clinic Q and A: Sex after menopause Saturday, October 01, 2016

September 2016

  1. Hand arthritis: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute Friday, September 30, 2016
  2. Media Advisory: Mayo Clinic forms Division of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology Wednesday, September 21, 2016

August 2016

  1. Mayo Clinic, Collaborators Working to Advance Aging Research Wednesday, August 17, 2016

July 2016

  1. Are You at Risk for Alzheimer's Genes? Monday, July 25, 2016
  2. Mayo Clinic Q and A: Bone Health as You Age Saturday, July 16, 2016

June 2016

  1. Mayo Clinic Researchers Link Specific Enzyme to Process of Metabolic Dysfunction in Aging Tuesday, June 14, 2016
  2. Mayo Clinic Researchers Develop Accurate Way to Measure Growth Factor Linked to Aging Tuesday, June 14, 2016

April 2016

  1. Muscle Loss And Aging: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute Tuesday, April 26, 2016
  2. New Aspirin Guidelines Friday, April 15, 2016

March 2016

  1. Mayo Clinic Researchers Find Way to Prevent Accumulation of Amyloid Plaque, a Hallmark of Alzheimer’s Disease Thursday, March 31, 2016
  2. Poor Diet, Lack of Exercise Accelerate Onset of Age-Related Conditions in Mice Wednesday, March 16, 2016
  3. Female Libido Drug: Is It Safe and Effective? Wednesday, March 09, 2016
  4. When a Loved One Has Alzheimer’s Disease, Practical Tips Can Help Patient, Caregiver Tuesday, March 08, 2016
  5. Discovery: Gray Hair Gene Identified Wednesday, March 02, 2016
  6. Men's Health: Erectile Dysfunction Can Indicate Other Health Concerns Wednesday, March 02, 2016
  7. #ScopeScope: LIVE Periscope Colonoscopy from Mayo Clinic Tuesday, March 01, 2016

February 2016

  1. Active Mind may Delay Alzheimer’s Symptoms, but not Underlying Disease Wednesday, February 24, 2016
  2. Surgery and Stenting Safe, Effective Lowering Long-Term Risk of Stroke Thursday, February 18, 2016
  3. Long-Term Benefits of “Senolytic” Drugs on Vascular Health in Mice Thursday, February 11, 2016
  4. Mayo Researchers Extend Lifespan in Mice by as Much as 35 Percent Wednesday, February 03, 2016

January 2016

  1. Centenarians: The Oldest of the Old are Living Longer Tuesday, January 26, 2016
  2. Blackouts in the Brain: A New Complex Systems Perspective on Alzheimer’s Disease Monday, January 18, 2016
  3. Mayo Clinic Minute: Anti-Aging Pill Monday, January 11, 2016
  4. In Case You Missed the Show: #MayoClinicRadio Podcast 1/9/16 Monday, January 11, 2016
  5. Reducing Stem Cell Dysfunction and Metabolic Disease Monday, January 04, 2016

December 2015

  1. Why Increased NIH Research Funding is Critical Wednesday, December 16, 2015
  2. Mayo Clinic Minute: Lewy Body Dementia 101 Tuesday, December 01, 2015
  3. Mayo Clinic Q and A: Sleeping pills should be used cautiously, especially among older adults Tuesday, December 01, 2015

November 2015

  1. Lewy Body Dementia: Unfamiliar With This Common Disorder? Monday, November 30, 2015
  2. In the Loop: Staying Young in the Age of Aging Wednesday, November 25, 2015
  3. Mayo Clinic Featured on National Geographic “Breakthrough” Series Monday, November 23, 2015
  4. Mayo Clinic awarded $5.3 million federal grant to study vascular risk factors in dementia Thursday, November 12, 2015
  5. Study: Food Restriction Prevents and Reverses Polycystic Kidney Disease in Mice Wednesday, November 04, 2015
  6. Researchers reduce inflammation in human cells, A major cause of frailty Monday, November 02, 2015

October 2015

  1. Calcium Intake for Adults over Age 55 Friday, October 02, 2015

August 2015

  1. Mayo Clinic Q and A: Weight loss in older adults can signal underlying health issue Tuesday, August 11, 2015

July 2015

  1. Mayo Clinic Q and A: Vaccine recommended for older adults even if they?ve had shingles Saturday, July 25, 2015

March 2015

  1. Mayo Clinic Q & A: Presbyopia normal in aging, but regular eye exams are recommended Saturday, March 28, 2015
  2. Mayo Clinic and Collaborators Find New Class of Drugs that Reduces Aging in Mice Monday, March 09, 2015

July 2014

  1. Mayo Clinic Study Says Widowhood May Delay Dementia Monday, July 21, 2014