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Oral Health and Nutrition: Interrelated Challenges for Older Adults

December 1, 2020

The health of the mouth and the nutritional status of older adults are not just connected — they’re integrally related. Declining oral health affects the foods a person can enjoy. Without a nutritious diet, oral health can decline. “Interrelationships Between Nutrition and Oral Health in Older Adults,” the topic of the latest issue of The Gerontological Society of America’s What’s Hot newsletter, addresses these important aspects of health from research, clinical, practice, and policy perspectives.

Inclusion Is Key for All to Thrive Throughout Life, Report Says

November 19, 2020

When it comes to optimizing “longevity fitness” through attention to social, health, and wealth aspects of life, many Americans face intractable inequities based on the color of their skin, where they live, their sex, and who they love. The COVID-19 pandemic has further demonstrated the additional impacts affecting these demographics through the increased number of cases and mortality rates.

The Gerontological Society of America Congratulates New 2020 Awardees

October 23, 2020

The Gerontological Society of America (GSA) — the country’s largest interdisciplinary organization devoted to the field of aging — is proud to acknowledge the work of 20 outstanding individuals through its prestigious awards program.


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