A new study suggests that the the mitochondria could be home to a protein that controls ageing.
Researchers think that, without taking into account synthetic biology and advancements in biotech, our lifespans have reached their limit.
As global citizens advocating for and leading positive change, how can we address the impacts of ageing on human and financial wellbeing?
Asia-Pacific's rapidly ageing population presents both a challenge and an opportunity for governments across the region.
New research looks the use of technology - particularly social media - among older people.
Europe's ageing population is going to cause a sharp productivity slowdown and cause serious economic problems, according to new IMF research.
IMF research examines the euro area's ageing workforce, and the potential impact on productivity.
China’s working age population is set to shrink dramatically – but will still be 700m in 2050.
Brigitte Miksa, Head of International Pensions at Allianz Asset Management, says we need to rethink how we calculate the burden pensions will place on economies.
How old you are plays little or no role in determining differences in health and well-being, new research suggests.
The proportion of elderly adults around the world is rising, while the proportion of younger children is falling.
The authors compare retirement wealth in the US and England.
A study on ageing has found that how long you live depends in part on the genes you inherit. These genes also affect signs of ageing.
Evidence from the UK on work, health and raising retirement ages.
A team of psychologists have examined how connected we feel to our past and future selves, and the impact of ageing on this connection.