New Thoughts on Aging

News From Hebrew SeniorLife

  • 05/18/2018

    One third of people aged 40-59 have evidence of degenerative disc disease.
    BOSTON — Researchers from Hebrew SeniorLife’s Institute for Aging Research, and Boston Medical Center have reported that one-third of people 40-59 years have image-based evidence of moderate to severe degenerative disc disease and more than half had moderate to severe spinal... Learn More
  • 05/08/2018

    Patients and families who experience delirium report more distress than those who do not.
    BOSTON — Researchers from Hebrew SeniorLife’s Institute for Aging Research, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Brown University, and Yale School of Nursing have reported that patients who develop delirium (an acute decline of cognitive functioning) during or... Learn More