A team of researchers have identified a conserved molecular pathway that controls health and lifespan in nematode worms.
As sovereign wealth funds around the world grow in size and number, they are becoming increasingly powerful players on the global financial scene.
Alzheimer's disease is spreading fast in the Middle East and North Africa, but there are social barriers to be overcome before it can be properly addressed.
A new analysis on the future of the global economy puts India at the centre.
A look at some current scientific research on ageing and the attempts to slow down, or even cure, the process.
New research explores what increased communication between the two halves of our brain could mean for our health as we age.
New data shows there are now 68,000 centenarians in Japan.
Research on death awareness found that it can have some positive impact.
With almost 50 million people affected by dementia, World Alzheimer’s Day is an opportunity to think about how we can understand and include them in society.
A new trial has begun in Japan helping rural elderly residents get around - using driverless buses.
A look at the research around preserving our brain health and keeping mentally active.
These are the things research has shown to reduce a person’s risk of cognitive decline as they age.
New research is putting the first generation of kids to grow up with the smartphone into sharp relief.
How EU countries can work together to care for their elderly.
New research looks at happiness at different ages, showing it to peak in our early twenties and old age, and hitting its lowest in our early 50.