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Staying vital longer: Johns Hopkins takes on human aging

April 10, 2023

When it comes to aging in America and just about anywhere else on planet Earth, there’s good and bad news. First, the bad news: The rapid rise in the number of adults over age 65 foretells an inevitable and rapid rise in cases of chronic diseases — including cancer, cardiovascular diseases, diabetes and Alzheimer’s disease — all contributing to poor health, frailty, disability, loss of independence and early mortality for an increasing number of the world’s population.

Article Source: Baltimore Sun

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