The Power to Redefine Aging

Empowering seniors to live their best life

For more than a century, Hebrew SeniorLife, a Harvard Medical School affiliate, has helped seniors experience and enjoy their best possible life. We achieve this by providing vibrant senior living communities; delivering a comprehensive range of personalized health care services; conducting influential research on aging; and teaching the next generation of geriatric care professionals.

New Thoughts on Aging

News From Hebrew SeniorLife

  • 04/05/2018

    More dairy is associated with higher bone density and greater spine strength in men over 50
    BOSTON — Researchers from Hebrew SeniorLife’s Institute for Aging Research (IFAR), Wageningen University, Tilburg University, University of Reading, and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) have discovered that higher intake of dairy foods, such as milk, yogurt, and cheese, is... Learn More
  • 03/12/2018

    Researchers find bone density scans can also help identify cardiovascular disease
    BOSTON — Researchers from Hebrew SeniorLife’s Institute for Aging Research, University of Western Australia, University of Sydney, and Edith Cowan University have discovered that bone density scans, typically used to determine fracture risk, could also be an aid in identifying... Learn More