Doctors in the UK are are prescribing social activities rather than tablets as a way of making their patients healthier.
An IMF chart highlights the link between education and life expectancy.
China's increasing generational divide is exemplified in an argument between two of its most prominent poets, argues Xu Xiao.
A new study suggests that people who live in cultures with more positive beliefs about ageing have a lower risk of developing dementia.
Residents in an old person's community are taking part in tests on automated car services.
By 2019, there will be fewer Germans under 30 years old than there are Germans that are 60+ years.
Britain has appointed a minister for loneliness to take forward the work of murdered MP Jo Cox.
A global pension asset shortfall of $400 trillion is expected by 2050. How can we better handle our ageing populations?
A new study finds that you can reduce your risk of heart failure in middle age, but only by engaging in aerobic exercise for four to five days a week for two years.
A Harvard study shows how intermittent fasting and manipulating mitochondrial networks may increase lifespan.
One way to slow brain aging may not be that different from what works for our general physical health: eating salad.
Aubrey de Grey, a pioneer of anti-aging research, suggests that the science behind human longevity is solid, but the funding is not.
A new OECD report suggests people in Asia are more likely to work beyond the age of 65.
SENS Research Foundation co-founder Aubrey de Grey believes in a world in which we no longer age.
A decades-long study shows that evolution can happen in as little as two generations.