“Keeping Active for Better Ageing,” (April 2015, .pdf format, 40p.).
April 24, 2015
April 23, 2015
“Active Ageing Index: A Legacy of the European Year 2012 for Active Ageing and Solidarity between Generations,” by Asghar Zaidi (April 2015, .pdf format, 11p.).
April 17, 2015
CAAR – Life and Living in Advanced Age: a Cohort Study in New Zealand – Te Puawaitanga O Nga Tapuwae Kia Ora Tonu (LiLACS NZ) [University of Auckland, New Zealand] Report – April 17, 2015
“Income in advanced age: Findings from LiLACS NZ,” (April 2015, .pdf format, 14p.).
April 14, 2015
Cognitive Aging: Progress in Understanding and Opportunities for Action (2015), edited by Dan G. Blazer, Kristine Yaffe, and Catharyn T. Liverman (2015, ISBN: 978-0-309-37196-4, .pdf and OpenBook format, 420p.).
“An Age Friendly City – how far has London come?” by Anthea Tinker and Jay Ginn (March 2015, .pdf format, 57p.).
Ageing and Society (Vol. 35, No. 5, May 2015).
Alzheimer’s and Dementia: The Journal of the Alzheimer’s Association (Vol. 11, No. 4, April 2015).
Reviews in Clinical Gerontology (Vol. 25, No. 1, February 2015).
April 13, 2015
Educational Gerontology (Vol. 41, No. 7, July 2015).
Journals of Gerontology (A): Biological Sciences (Vol. 70A, No. 5, May 2015).
Journal of Pension Economics and Finance (Vol. 14, No. 2, April 2015).
Journal of Women & Aging (Vol. 27, No. 3, 2015).
April 7, 2015
“Alpha-Synuclein Levels in Blood Plasma Decline with Healthy Aging,” by Niklas K. U. Koehler, Elke Stransky, Mirjam Meyer, Susanne Gaertner, Mona Shing, Martina Schnaidt, Maria S. Celej, Thomas M. Jovin, Thomas Leyhe, Christoph Laske, Anil Batra, Gerhard Buchkremer, Andreas J. Fallgatter, Dorothee Wernet, and Elke Richartz-Salzburger (PLoS ONE 10(4): e0123444. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0123444, XML, HTML, and .pdf format, 16p.).
Aging & Mental Health (Vol. 19, No. 7, 2015).
American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry (Vol. 23, No. 5, May 2015).
Health Affairs (Vol. 34, No. 4, April 2015).
April 2, 2015
International Psychogeriatrics (Vol. 27, No. 5, May 2015).
Journal of Aging Studies (Vol. 33, April 2015).
Journal of the American Geriatrics Society (Vol. 63, Supp. 1, April 2015).
March 25, 2015
Alzheimer’s and Dementia: Journal of the American Alzheimer’s Association (Vol. 11, No. 3, March 2015).
Public Policy and Aging Report (Vol. 25, No. 1, Winter 2015).
Research on Aging (Vol. 37, No. 4, May 2015).
March 24, 2015
A. “Quantifying the Shape of Aging,” by Tomasz F. Wrycza, Trifon I. Missov, and Annette Baudisch (PLoS ONE 10(3): e0119163. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0119163, XML, HTML, and .pdf format, 18p.).
B. “Association between Tooth Loss and Cognitive Function among 3063 Chinese Older Adults: A Community-Based Study,” by Jianfeng Luo, Bei Wu, Qianhua Zhao, Qihao Guo, Haijiao Meng, Lirong Yu, Li Zheng, Zhen Hong, and Ding Ding (PLoS ONE 10(3): e0120986. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0120986, XML, HTML, and .pdf format, 11p.).
March 23, 2015
“Life-cycle consumption patterns at older ages in the US and the UK: can medical expenditures explain the difference?” by James Banks, Richard Blundell, Peter Levell, and James P. Smith (W15/12, March 2015, .pdf format, 34p.). Note: Links to the abstract and the full text of the paper available at:
CAAR – Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research Data/National Archive of Computerized Data on Aging Data – March 23, 2015
ICPSR’s National Archive of Computerized Data on Aging announced the release of the following new dataset that may be of interest to researchers of aging on Mar. 22, 2015. Note: Some ICPSR studies are available only to ICPSR member institutions. To find out whether your organization is a member, and whether or not it supports ICPSR Direct downloading, see:
– CRELES-3: Costa Rican Longevity and Healthy Aging Study – Wave 3, 2009 (Costa Rica Estudio de Longevidad y Envejecimiento Saludable, Ronda 3) (ICPSR 35250).
“EU demographic indicators: Situation, trends and potential challenges,” (March 2015, .pdf format, 10p.).
March 19, 2015
“A mitochondrial UPR-mediated metabolic checkpoint regulates hematopoietic stem cell aging,” by Mary Mohrin, Jiyung Shin, Yufei Liu, Katharine Brown, Hanzhi Luo, Yannan Xi, Cole M. Haynes, Danica Chen (Vol. 346, No. 6228, March 19, 2015, p. 1374-1377).
“Decision time: Will the voluntary sector embrace the age of opportunity?” (March 2015, .pdf format, 13p.).
March 18, 2015
Journal of Aging and Physical Activity (Vol. 23, No. 2, April 2015).
March 17, 2015
Social Science and Medicine (Vol. 130, April 2015).
March 16, 2015
Educational Gerontology (Vol. 41, No. 6, June 2015).
Gerontechonology (Vol. 13, No. 3, 2015).
Journal of Women & Aging (Vol. 27, No. 2, 2015).
March 12, 2015
Ageing & Society (Vol. 35, No. 4, April 2015).
Journal of Applied Gerontology (Vol. 34, No. 4, April 2015).
March 10, 2015
Ageing and Mental Health (Vol. 19, No. 6, 2015).
March 9, 2015
“2015 Intergenerational Report: Australia in 2055,” (March 2015, .pdf format, 145p.).
March 6, 2015
“A profile of older men and women in Singapore 2014,” (March 2015, .pdf format, 36p.).
March 3, 2015
A. “Predicting Cognitive Function from Clinical Measures of Physical Function and Health Status in Older Adults,” by Niousha Bolandzadeh, Konrad Kording, Nicole Salowitz, Jennifer C. Davis, Liang Hsu, Alison Chan, Devika Sharma, Gunnar Blohm, and Teresa Liu-Ambrose (PLoS ONE 10(3): e0119075. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0119075, XML, HTML, and .pdf format, 12p.).
B. “Functional Changes in the Human Auditory Cortex in Ageing,” by Oliver Profant, Jaroslav Tintera, Zuzana Balogova, Ibrahim Ibrahim, Milan Jilek, and Josef Syka (PLoS ONE 10(3): e0116692. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0116692, XML, HTML, and .pdf format, 15p.).
“In vivo NAD assay reveals the intracellular NAD contents and redox state in healthy human brain and their age dependences,” by Xiao-Hong Zhu, Ming Lu, Byeong-Yeul Lee, Kamil Ugurbil, and Wei Chen (Vol. 112, No. 9, March 3, 2015, p. 2876–2881).
Alzheimer’s and Dementia: The Journal of the Alzheimer’s Association (Vol. 11, No. 2, February 2015).
Clinical Gerontologist (Vol. 38, No. 2, March 2015).
Experimental Aging Research (Vol. 41, No. 2, 2015).
Health Affairs (Vol. 34, No. 3, March 2015).
International Psychogeriatrics (Vol. 27, No. 4, April 2015).
February 26, 2015
European Journal of Ageing (Vol. 12, No. 1, March 2015).
Journals of Gerontology (B): Psychological Sciences (Vol. 70B, No. 2, March 2015).
Journal of Population Ageing (Vol. 8, Nos. 1 & 2, March 2015).
February 24, 2015
A. “Lack of exercise leads to significant and reversible loss of scale invariance in both aged and young mice,” by Changgui Gua, Claudia P. Coomans, Kun Hub, Frank A. J. L. Scheer, H. Eugene Stanley, and Johanna H. Meijer (Vol. 112, No. 8, February 24, 2015, p. 2320-2324).
B. “C-terminal sequence of amyloid-resistant type F apolipoprotein A-II inhibits amyloid fibril formation of apolipoprotein A-II in mice,” by Jinko Sawashita, Beiru Zhang, Kazuhiro Hasegawa, Masayuki Mori, Hironobu Naiki, Fuyuki Kametani, and Keiichi Higuchi (Vol. 112, No. 8, February 24, 2015, p. E836–E845).
C. “Contribution of reactive oxygen species to cerebral amyloid angiopathy, vasomotor dysfunction, and microhemorrhage in aged Tg2576 mice,” by Byung Hee Han, Meng-liang Zhou, Andrew W. Johnson, Itender Singh, Fan Liao, Ananth K. Vellimana, James W. Nelson, Eric Milner, John R. Cirrito, Jacob Basak, Min Yoo, Hans H. Dietrich, David M. Holtzman, and Gregory Joseph Zipfel (Vol. 112, No. 8, February 24, 2015, p. E881–E890). Note: PNAS is providing open access to the full-text of this article.
D. “Metabolic resting-state brain networks in health and disease,” by Phoebe G. Spetsieris, Ji Hyun Ko, Chris C. Tang, Amir Nazem, Wataru Sako, Shichun Peng, Yilong Ma, Vijay Dhawan, and David Eidelberg (Vol. 112, No. 8, February 24, 2015, p. 2563–2568).
Age and Ageing (Vol. 44, No. 2, March 2015).
Public Policy and Aging Report (Vol. 24, No. 4, Winter 2014).
Research on Aging (Vol. 37, No. 3, April 2015).
February 19, 2015
A. “In Vivo Screening for Anti-Osteoporotic Fraction from Extract of Herbal Formula Xianlinggubao in Ovariectomized Mice,” by Xinluan Wang, Yixin He, Baosheng Guo, Man-Ching Tsang, Fengjuan Tu, Yi Dai, Zhihong Yao, Lizhen Zheng, Xinhui Xie, Nan Wang, Xinsheng Yao, Ge Zhang, and Ling Qin (PLoS ONE 10(2): e0118184. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0118184, XML, HTML, and .pdf format, 17p.).
B. “Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factor Profiles of 263,356 Older Australians According to Region of Birth and Acculturation, with a Focus on Migrants Born in Asia,” by Shuyu Guo, Robyn M. Lucas, Grace Joshy, and Emily Banks (PLoS ONE 10(2): e0115627. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0115627, XML, HTML, and .pdf format, 17p.).
- Release of version 2.23: 2013 State and County Population Estimates (Feb. 23, 2015).
February 16, 2015
A. “Subjective wellbeing, health, and ageing,” by Andrew Steptoe, Angus Deaton, and Arthur A. Stone (Vol. 385, No. 9968, February 14, 2015, p. 640-648).
B. “Macroeconomic implications of population ageing and selected policy responses,” by David E. Bloom, Somnath Chatterji, Paul Kowal, Peter Lloyd-Sherlock, Martin McKee, Bernd Rechel, Larry Rosenberg, and James P. Smith (Vol. 385, No. 9968, February 14, 2015, p. 649-657).
Ageing International (Vol. 40, No. 1, March 2015).
Journal of Applied Gerontology (Vol. 34, No. 2, March 2015).
February 12, 2015
“A growing and ageing population: Global societal trends to 2030: Thematic report 1,” by Benoit Guerin, Stijn Hoorens, Dmitry Khodyakov, and Ohid Yaqub (RR-920/1-EC, 2015, .pdf format, 55p.).
February 11, 2015
Note: Lancet requires free registration prior to providing content.
A. “Causes of international increases in older age life expectancy,” by Colin D. Mathers, Gretchen A. Stevens, Ties Boerma, Richard A. White, and Martin I. Tobias (Vol. 385, No. 9967, February 7, 2015, p. 540-548).
B. “The burden of disease in older people and implications for health policy and practice,” by Martin J. Prince, Fan Wu, Yanfei Guo, Luis M. Gutierrez Robledo, Martin O’Donnell, Richard Sullivan, and Salim Yusuf (Vol. 385, No. 9967, February 7, 2015, p. 549-562).
C. “Health, functioning, and disability in older adults—present status and future implications,” by Somnath Chatterji, Julie Byles, David Cutler, Teresa Seeman, and Emese Verdes (Vol. 385, No. 9967, February 7, 2015, p. 563-5).
February 9, 2015
“Are Income-Based Public Drug Benefit Programs Fit for an Aging Population?” by Steven G. Morgan, Jamie R. Daw and Michael R. Law (December 2014, .pdf format, 27p.).
Journal of Aging Studies (Vol. 32, January 2015).
Journal of Cross-Cultural Gerontology (Vol. 30, No. 1, January 2015).
Journal of Women and Aging (Vol. 27, No. 2, 2015).
February 5, 2015
Aging in the Right Place, by Stephen M. Golant (2015, ISBN 978-1-938870-33-0, 416p.).
Aging and Mental Health (Vol. 19, No. 5, 2015).
American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry (Vol. 23, No. 3, March 2015).
Journal of Gerontological Social Work (Vol. 58, No. 2, 2015).
February 3, 2015
- Release of version 2.22: Census Special Tabulation Update (Feb. 2, 2015).
A. “Identification of hydroxyapatite spherules provides new insight into subretinal pigment epithelial deposit formation in the aging eye,” by Richard B. Thompson, Valentina Reffatto, Jacob G. Bundy, Elod Kortvely, Jane M. Flinn, Antonio Lanzirotti, Emrys A. Jones, David S. McPhail, Sarah Fearn, Karsten Boldt, Marius Ueffing, Savanjeet Guy Singh Ratu, Laurenz Pauleikhoff, Alan C. Bird, and Imre Lengyel (Vol. 112, No. 5, February 3, 2015, .pdf and HTML format, p. 1565-1570).
B. “Endostatin: A novel inhibitor of androgen receptor function in prostate cancer,” by Joo Hyoung Lee, Tatyana Isayeva, Matthew R. Larson, Anandi Sawant, Ha-Ram Cha, Diptiman Chanda, Igor N. Chesnokov, and Selvarangan Ponnazhagan (Vol. 112, No. 5, February 3, 2015, .pdf and HTML format, p. 1392–1397).
CAAR – Center for Economic Studies/Ifo Institute for Economic Research (CESifo) [Munich, Bavaria, Germany] Working Paper – February 3, 2015
“Optimal Pensions in Aging Economies,” by Burkhard Heer (CESifo Working Paper No. 5192, January 2015, .pdf format, 35p.). Note: Links to the abstract and the full text of the paper available at:
Age and Ageing (Vol. 44, No. 1, January 2015).
Ageing & Society (Vol. 35, No. 2, March 2015).
Health Affairs (Vol. 34, No. 2, February 2015).
International Psychogeriatrics (Vol. 27, No. 3, March 2015).
Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease (Vol. 44, No. 2, 2015).
February 2, 2015
Links to an abstract are available. For full text availability check your organization’s library.
A. “Disability Insurance Incentives and the Retirement Decision: Evidence from the U.S.,” by Courtney Coile (w20916, January 2015, .pdf format, 54p.).
B. “Age and the Trying Out of New Ideas,” by Mikko Packalen and Jay Bhattacharya (w20920, January 2015, .pdf format, 29p.).
January 29, 2015
Canadian Journal on Aging / La Revue canadienne du vieillissement (Vol. 34, No. 1, March 2015).
January 28, 2015
“A Shock to the System: Electrical Safety in an Ageing Society,” by George Holley-Moore and Jonathan Scrutton (January 2015, .pdf format, 30p.).
January 27, 2015
CAAR – Edward R. Roybal Institute on Aging [University of Southern California] Brief – January 27, 2015
“New Research Highlights the Benefits of Community Programs for Older African Americans in Los Angeles County,” by Karen D. Lincoln (February 2015, .pdf format, 6p.).
January 22, 2015
A. “The Labor Force in an Aging and Growing America: Mapping America’s Futures, Brief 4,” by Austin Nichols, Steven Martin, Nan Astone, H. Elizabeth Peters, Rolf Pendall, Kaitlin Franks, and Allison Stolte (January 2015, .pdf format, 10p.).
B. “Children and Youth in an Aging America: Mapping America’s Futures, Brief 3,” by Nan Astone, Allison Stolte, Steven Martin, Kaitlin Franks, H. Elizabeth Peters, Rolf Pendall, and Austin Nichols (January 2015, .pdf format, 8p.).
January 21, 2015
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