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Iris van der Heide, Marianne Heins, Robert Verheij, Hein P.J. van Hout, Anneke Francke, Karlijn Joling
Gerontology (2022) 68 (4): 442–452.
Published Online: 14 July 2021
...Iris van der Heide; Marianne Heins; Robert Verheij; Hein P.J. van Hout; Anneke Francke; Karlijn Joling Introduction: This study aims to provide insight into the prevalence of health problems and the frequency of general practitioner (GP) contacts in cohabiting partners of persons with dementia...
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Gerontology (2020) 66 (5): 431–438.
Published Online: 25 June 2020
... to in the content or advertisements. Older adults Health Immunology Inflammation Coronavirus The emergence of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) and the complications caused by coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) are a global public health challenge. The pathophysiology...
Boris Cheval, Clovis Chabert, Stefan Sieber, Dan Orsholits, Rachel Cooper, Idris Guessous, David Blane, Matthias Kliegel, Delphine S. Courvoisier, Michelle Kelly-Irving, Matthieu P. Boisgontier, Stéphane Cullati
Gerontology (2019) 65 (5): 474–484.
Published Online: 28 March 2019
...Boris Cheval; Clovis Chabert; Stefan Sieber; Dan Orsholits; Rachel Cooper; Idris Guessous; David Blane; Matthias Kliegel; Delphine S. Courvoisier; Michelle Kelly-Irving; Matthieu P. Boisgontier; Stéphane Cullati Background: Muscle weakness – a biomarker of health – may have its origins in early...
Gerontology (2018) 64 (6): 513–520.
Published Online: 19 July 2018
... on host health and lifespan, and gut dysbiosis disrupting the interdependence may diminish the beneficial effects or even have reverse effects. Gut dysbiosis can trigger the innate immune response and chronic low-grade inflammation, leading to many age-related degenerative pathologies and unhealthy aging...
Gerontology (2017) 63 (5): 443–459.
Published Online: 05 July 2017
... review of the literature considering demographic characteristics (gender, education, marital status, employment), health (subjective, health problems), and psychological factors (motivation, self-efficacy, locus of control). A systematic search of abstracts in the database Web of Science and a thorough...
Gerontology (2017) 63 (5): 435–442.
Published Online: 08 April 2017
... the sociodemographic variations and outcomes associated with perceived control. This work has focused on differences in perceived control as a function of age, sex, education, socioeconomic status, and culture and has identified positive associations with many aging-related outcomes involving health and well-being...
Denis Gerstorf, Lars Bertram, Ulman Lindenberger, Graham Pawelec, Ilja Demuth, Elisabeth Steinhagen-Thiessen, Gert G. Wagner
Gerontology (2016) 62 (3): 311–315.
Published Online: 29 January 2016
... 2016 Successful aging Age Aging Health Cognition Well-being Pathology Genetics Immune system Cohort Individual differences Berlin Aging Study Heterogeneity in virtually each and every aspect of life is one of the hallmarks of aging [ 1,2 ]. Some people do reach old and very...
Gerontology (2016) 62 (3): 362–370.
Published Online: 29 January 2016
...Peter Eibich; Christian Krekel; Ilja Demuth; Gert G. Wagner Background: Neighborhood characteristics are important determinants of individual health and well-being. For example, characteristics such as noise and pollution affect health directly, while other characteristics affect health and well...
Gerontology (2016) 62 (4): 443–449.
Published Online: 06 November 2015
...Anthony D. Ong; Bert N. Uchino; Elaine Wethington Increasing evidence suggests that perceived social isolation or loneliness is a major risk factor for physical and mental illness in later life. This review assesses the status of research on loneliness and health in older adults. Key concepts...
Gerontology (2015) 61 (3): 241–250.
Published Online: 19 March 2015
... that drives cognitive and physical health over the lifespan. Existing findings are equivocal concerning both the extent of stability or change in control beliefs over time as well as their contribution to changes in behavior. Objective: Subjective beliefs may play a role when engaging memory processes...
Tenzin Wangmo, Andrea H. Meyer, Wiebke Bretschneider, Violet Handtke, Reto W. Kressig, Bruno Gravier, Christophe Büla, Bernice S. Elger
Gerontology (2015) 61 (2): 116–123.
Published Online: 03 December 2014
... increases with age group. Results clearly illustrate the poorer health conditions of those who are older, their higher healthcare burden, and raises questions related to the provision of healthcare for inmates growing old in prison. email@example.com 22 12 2013 21 05 2014 3 12...
Gerontology (2010) 56 (2): 208–213.
Published Online: 01 February 2010
...Pasqualina Perrig-Chiello; Sara Hutchison Background: The demographic and societal changes of the past decades, such as longevity and improvements in public health, have created new and often very distinct realities for men and women. However, these diversities have only marginally and fragmentally...
Gerontology (2010) 56 (3): 348–350.
Published Online: 11 December 2009
...Pasqualina Perrig-Chiello; Sara Hutchison This contribution is a reply to Dr. Månsdotter’s comments on our discussion paper ‘Health and well-being in old age: the pertinence of a gender mainstreaming approach in research’ published in Gerontology [Gerontology 2010 (in press)]. Even though...
Gerontology (2010) 56 (6): 521–524.
Published Online: 09 December 2009
... or property resulting from any ideas, methods, instructions or products referred to in the content or advertisements. MHC Immune system Beauty Attractiveness Health Kin-selection Clinical Section / Viewpoint Gerontology 2010;56:521 524 DOI: 10.1159/000265559 Received: August 28, 2009 Accepted...
Gerontology (2009) 55 (4): 449–459.
Published Online: 04 April 2009
...Christiane Hoppmann; Denis Gerstorf We review findings on spousal interrelations in old age in such key domains as cognition, well-being, and health. Therein, we demonstrate that spousal interrelations may extend developmental options but may also make an individual vulnerable to the experience...