We look back at 2021 research findings, including on COVID-19 vaccines, health equity, dementia, and suicide risk factors.
Study in JAMA Internal Medicine finds cataract surgery associated with 30% lower risk of dementia in aging population.
Researchers explore links between hearing loss, military service, and cognitive decline — and look at timeliness of diagnosis.
It’s never too late (or too soon) to take preventive steps. And, with a new grant, Kaiser Permanente scientists are looking for more ways to support healthy aging.
With data from the ACT Study, researchers associated increased levels of fine particle pollution with a greater risk of dementia.
Kaiser Permanente Washington, University of Washington, and University of California-San Diego will lead an expanded ACT Program to better understand the aging brain.
One-third of people classified as ‘highest risk’ may not develop Alzheimer’s disease, study suggests.
Our Seattle offices sit on the occupied land of the Duwamish and by the shared waters of the Coast Salish people, who have been here thousands of years and remain. Learn about practicing land acknowledgment.