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Journal of Geriatric Medicine

ISSN: 2630-5259 (Online)

Vol. 2 , Iss. 1 (April 2020)



  • Covid-19 and Immunity in the Elderly

    Hom Nath Chalise, Edwin Rosenberg

    Article ID: 2049
    1294  (Abstract) 97  (Download)


    Population ageing is an issue of worldwide importance. People are living longer due to advances in education, technology, medicine, food distribution, and public health. While the COVID-19 pandemic has significant global impacts, in many countries the elderlyface threats and challenges that are unique and disproportionately severe. One such threat is that aging results in... More

  • Philosophy of Gerontology from the Past to the Future in Japan

    Ryo Takahashi

    Article ID: 2249
    1082  (Abstract) 96  (Download)


    Gerontology, as the study of aging, is not only an interdisciplinary and intra disciplinary study, but also an international and inter-professional study, to create awareness on the concept among people, throughout the globe. The philosophy of Gerontology is a practical philosophy to explore the nature of humanity itself and to practice learning. Gerontology... More