Student Research

Long Life and Naked Mole Rats

Minhazur Sarker has one lofty goal with his research: promoting healthy, less destructive aging processes. But though the lights are on in the long room lined with rows of countertops, at this early hour no one is hunched over in the chairs, taking notes or observing experiments.

Healthy People Innovation

24/7 Checkup

A new chapter in high-tech medicine is being written by electrical engineers at Oregon State University.

Healthy People

Lunging for Life

The risk of falling rises as we get older, but researchers and fitness instructors have a prescription: Better Bones and Balance. Even if you’re 88 years old, there’s a class for you.


Aptitude For Aging

“As individuals age, they become increasingly like themselves.”