Do I detect a hidden agenda being rolled out, one designed to help the cash-strapped NHS by making older people feel guilty about inactivity?
She's become a celebrity and an inspiration all over the world
Mice who receive human blood plasma from 18-year-olds develop new brain cells, a process believed to be beneficial to memory and learning
‘The possible applications of this discovery are vast,’ scientist says
We need much greater acknowledgement and awareness of the diverse ways that people can and do grow older
Another study shows that although average life expectancy has risen by 10 years since 1990, the healthy life expectancy (the years without serious illness or disability) rose by only 6.1 years
Study finds British communities are increasingly segregated by age, leading to a lack of empathy and growing strain on the NHS
Seniors are eating up resources at a pace younger generations can't match
National Audit Office report finds the number of bed ‘days lost’ due to delayed transfers of care has increased by 31% from 2013 according to official data, but the authors suggest the figure may actually be much larger
The ONS expects 315 out of England's 324 local authorities to see their population increase over the period
'You need to be able to afford to buy good-quality food. If you don’t and you can’t get quality red meat without additives, you’re going to have an issue'
Study finds switching off protein molecules - known as GSK-3 - could prolonge life
Scientists discover that some men, and women, are probably born with an inherited tendency to go grey before their time
Scientists have studied nonagenarians in good health to discover what sets them apart
Researchers found an enzyme that normally helps keep skin smooth stops working as people get older
Robert De Niro in ‘Dirty Grandpa’ is reportedly too embarrassing to watch, but the 'dignity' that supposedly attends advancing age is, naturally, a tricky area