In April, the AARP (American Association of Retired People) published a video challenging people’s perceptions of old age : how old is old? What can or can’t an older person do? Millennials and Baby boomers have different answers to these questions. [Read more…] about How old is old? Ask Millennials.
Japanese researcher Yoshinori Ohsumi received the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine on Monday. His research topic : autophagy, the process through which body cells recycle their own content, which is critical in preventing damage and age-related disorders such as Parkinson’s disease. [Read more…] about Japanese researcher Yoshinori Ohsumi receives the Nobel Prize for his work on autophagy
AgeingFit, the first international Silver economy business convention, will take place on the 2d and 3rd of February 2017, in Lille, in the north of France. It will be dedicated to healthy ageing innovations. [Read more…] about 2nd and 3rd February 2017 : AgeingFit in Lille
The Conference “Innovative Financing Opportunities for Active & Healthy Ageing” is organised by the European Commission’s Directorate-General for Health & Food Safety, in collaboration with the Directorate-General of REGIO, GROW, CONNECT and the GET project. It will take place on the 3rd of June 2015, in Brussels. The Conference aims to gather financial services actors participating to promote workable solutions for financing of active and healthy ageing. [Read more…] about Conference “Innovative Financing Opportunities for Active & Healthy Ageing”