Latest Health and Retirement Study Stories

2012-05-02 20:10:47

New research shows that 40 percent of older Americans postponed retirement in the wake of the Great Recession.

2010-10-26 16:15:00

First large-scale study shows that most older patients hospitalized with severe sepsis face years of cognitive, physical decline, according to U-M research ANN ARBOR, Mich., Oct.

2009-10-13 14:48:42

Those who stay in their original field fare best mentally, report finds.

2008-08-22 03:00:33

By Shapiro, Adam Yarborough-Hayes, Raijah Although labor-force participation among older men has been increasing (U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2005), retirement is still largely viewed as a highly desirable life transition.

Word of the Day
  • The abrogation of a law by a higher authority; annulment.
  • In music, during the eighteenth century, a song or an instrumental piece similar to the serenade, intended for performance in the open air.
The word 'cassation' comes from the French 'cassation', from Latin 'casso' ("destroy, annul").