ORLANDO, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#25thAACE—I hope I die before I get old, sang “The Who” front man
Roger Daltrey in the song, “My Generation” in 1965, and 51 years later,
that sentiment regarding the indignities of aging still hits home to
Since the beginning of time, people have been obsessed with the process
we call aging. And while people are living longer today than in any
other time in history, most refer to aging with angst, searching for the
latest “miracle” cream, lotion or potion, even acupuncture and
anti-aging hypnosis, to help stop aging. However, the experts say the
best way to age well, is to live well now.
Endocrinology and Aging or “The Taper,” is one of the many
in-depth symposia being offered at the AACE 25th Annual
Scientific & Clinical Congress in Orlando, May 25-29. The session’s
speakers will discuss their latest research and findings on how
endocrine-specific conditions such as diabetes, obesity, sarcopenia or
muscle mass, hormone health, and thyroid disorders affect the way we age.
Endocrinologist Peter A. Singer, MD, of Los Angeles is the session’s
chair, and will participate in a press briefing with others on Friday,
May 27, at 12:45 p.m. at the Annual Meeting’s host hotel, Rosen Shingle
Creek Resort Orlando.
For more information, contact the AACE Public and Media Relations
Department at (904) 353-7878.
About the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE)
The American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) represents
more than 7,000 endocrinologists in the United States and abroad. AACE
is the largest association of clinical endocrinologists in the world. A
majority of AACE members are certified in endocrinology, diabetes and
metabolism and concentrate on the treatment of patients with endocrine
and metabolic disorders including diabetes, thyroid disorders,
osteoporosis, growth hormone deficiency, cholesterol disorders,
hypertension and obesity. Visit our site at www.aace.com.
About the American College of Endocrinology (ACE)
The American College of Endocrinology (ACE) is the educational and
scientific arm of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists
(AACE). ACE is the leader in advancing the care and prevention of
endocrine and metabolic disorders by: providing professional education
and reliable public health information; recognizing excellence in
education, research and service; promoting clinical research and
defining the future of Clinical Endocrinology. For more information,
please visit www.aace.com/college.
American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists