Tag Archives: Gerontology

21Nov/17

Brain activity shows dogs learn in their sleep, say Hungarian scientists

BUDAPEST, HUNGARY (NOVEMBER 17, 2017) (REUTERS) – Scientists in Hungary say they have measured brain activity in dogs which shows they learn during their sleep.
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06Mar/16

Japan rethinks right to “die with dignity”

Ageing, indebted Japan rethinks right to ‘die with dignity’.
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01Apr/15

The key to longevity is “kindness” says the world’s oldest person

The world’s oldest person, 116-year-old Gertrude Weaver of Arkansas, believes the key to longevity is treating other people kindly.
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01Apr/15

World’s oldest person dies

(NVO) – Misao Okawa, a Japanese woman believed to be the world’s oldest person, died at the age of 117 on Wednesday (April 1).

She celebrated her 117th birthday just weeks ago, on March 5.
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