Older adults are worse than younger adults at reading emotion in their spouse's face, but are just as good at assessing their partner's moods when their spouse isn't present.
What would you sacrifice to look forever young? A new survey reveals that many women would give up sex all together if that means looking a few years younger.
Lowering the expression of a single gene may help extend the average human lifespan by 16 years, new research suggests.
Genes from mom can accelerate the aging process, according to a new study on mice.
Eight-year-old Gabby Williams has a rare genetic disorder that stunts her aging process.
In a new major study, researchers found that the aging gene might be responsible for increasing one's risk of developing blood cancer.
Exercise may improve cognitive function in people at risk for Alzheimer's disease, according to a new study.
The immunosuppressive drug rapamycin might increase longevity, but new research suggests that it has limited effects on aging.
Researcher report that 93 percent of people older than 60 with dementia living in China never get care because their condition is rarely detected.
They don't call it "beauty sleep" for nothing. If youth is beauty, then sleep really does make people more beautiful.
Seniors with diabetes are at least 50 percent more likely to have a physical disability than those without diabetes, according to a new study.
A salon in Japan is offering a snail facial that involves snails freely roaming one's face for an hour.
Alzheimer's disease cuts the risk of developing cancer, and cancer decreases the risk of developing Alzheimer's disease, a new study suggests.
Researchers report that a blood test could potentially predict an infant's rate of aging in later adult life.
Being a bookworm may help preserve brainpower in old age, according to a new study.