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Tracking brain health through life

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A large University study seeks clues to what keeps aging brains healthy—or not

FDA approves innovative, U-tested Parkinson’s device

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A clinical trial co-led by the U of M has helped an innovative treatment for Parkinson’s disease gain FDA approval.

Helping aging citizens stay safe in winter

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Research on harsh weather reveals positive aspects for our oldest citizens.

Vital years

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An innovative approach to healthy aging focuses on an older person’s strengths in their environment.