Collagen for Your Skin: Healthy or Hype?

Taking collagen supplements to help your skin look more youthful is a popular beauty trend. But do collagen products really work? Dermatologist Dr. Ohara Aivaz weighs in on the latest skin care products.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jan 15, 2020

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Family Ties

When Sonja Rosen, MD, was a student at Fairfax High School in Los Angeles, she served as a teen volunteer at Cedars-Sinai. Now it’s her daughter’s turn. Fourteen-year-old Clarissa joined the Teen Volunteers Program last fall. A recent ...

Discoveries / Jan 09, 2020


Preventing Falls in Older Adults

Falls are the second-leading cause of accidental or unintentional injury death to people over the age of 65. It's crucial to help older relatives avoid and prevent falls.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Sep 18, 2019


Autophagy: A Look Inside a Cell's Recycling Process

Dr. Roberta Gottlieb is exploring autophagy's role in aging, cancer, inflammation, and more.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Apr 17, 2019

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Eyes on the Brain

Philanthropic support led to a breakthrough in detecting Alzheimer's disease early: a simple, noninvasive eye exam to detect Alzheimer’s disease up to two decades before it becomes symptomatic.

Discoveries / Feb 24, 2019

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Ticking Clock

Through advanced gene-sequencing technology, investigators have devised a method to track a process called hypomethylation as a biomarker for cellular aging.

Discoveries / Feb 19, 2019


The Health Benefits of Pet Ownership

Studies have shown that having a pet can be good for everything from your heart to your brain.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Feb 18, 2019


Aging: How to Live a Longer, More Fulfilling Life

Geriatrician Dr. Sonja Rosen answers common questions and gives advice on healthy aging.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Sep 03, 2018


When Should I Be Concerned About Memory Loss?

Are your "senior moments" becoming a problem?

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Jun 09, 2018


FREE Health & Exercise Workshops for Seniors

"If exercise was a pill, it would be a blockbuster drug because it impacts quality of life and chronic disease in such a positive way."

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Mar 14, 2018


Seniors: How to Cope with Holiday Loneliness

Cedars-Sinai geriatricians offer tips and classes for fighting loneliness during the holidays and year-round.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Dec 18, 2017


Exercise & Aging: You're Not 20 Anymore

“We need to listen to our bodies,” says Dr. Robert Klapper, “especially as we get older.”

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Nov 13, 2017

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On Top of Their Game

Parkinson’s disease notoriously robs the body of its ability to move. The five men and women portrayed here slowed the excruciating creep of the disease in the most challenging way possible: They decided to move more — and with more ...

Discoveries / Oct 25, 2017


New Study on Treatment of Elderly Depression

Depression in the elderly is treatable.

Cedars-Sinai Blog / Sep 24, 2017

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Age: A Biological Guide to Longevity

Aging is as fundamental as time itself. In the interest of demystifying the process, Discoveries presents a scientific guide to the force of time on the human organism.

Discoveries / May 01, 2017