A new study finds that older Americans with risk factors for harming themselves or others don't seem to be any less likely to have access to firearms than anyone else their age.
At a comfort food place in Tokyo's Roppongi neighborhood, all the servers have dementia.
There’s a strong cultural distaste for thinking about the elderly engaged in sexual activity, but we must if we’re going to protect an aging population.
A Mayo Clinic study finds decades spent on creative work pay off.
Turning to brainy pursuits in later years also helps delay the onset of the dreaded condition, according to a new study.
New research from Finland finds there’s danger in thinking the worst of your fellow man.
For the month of April we're profiling the individuals who made our inaugural list of the 30 top thinkers under 30, the young men and women we predict will have a serious impact on the social, political, and economic issues we cover every day here at Pacific Standard.
Research from India shows the buffering effect of bilingualism even extends to the illiterate.
Researchers find that a higher proportion of seniors are prescribed antidepressants, dementia drugs, and other medications in some parts of the country than others.