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Human Feet Very Similar To Those Of Great Apes
2013-08-21 09:37:20

As humans, we tend to think of ourselves as much more evolved than our fellow primates. However, new research from biologists has revealed the human foot is much closer to the feet of great apes than previously thought.

2013-08-09 23:20:54

10 Ways to Age Well: ICAA's CEO Offers "10 Tips" for Attaining and Maintaining a Healthy Lifestyle Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) August 09, 2013

2013-08-07 23:01:32

The next installment in Home Care Assistance’s Healthy Longevity Webinar Series will be presented by leading psychologist and award-winning author Dr.

2013-08-07 10:25:51

Adults could be at greater risk of becoming anxious and vulnerable to poor mental health if they were deprived of certain hormones while developing in the womb.

Origins Of Menopause
2013-08-01 09:24:52

Compared to other primates, human women tend to live for many years after they can no longer bear children. Yet researchers still don't quite understand the origins of menopause.

Fountain Of Youth May Be Sitting In Your Medicine Cabinet
2013-07-31 13:13:04

According to a new study from researchers at the National Institutes of Health (NIH), the commonly prescribed diabetes drug metformin has been shown to extend the lifespan of laboratory mice when given at a certain dosage.

2013-07-26 11:22:02

The drug rapamycin is known to increase lifespan in mice.

Wave Of Blue Fluorescence Reveals Spread Of Death In Worms
2013-07-24 08:45:45

The final biological events in the life of a worm are described today, revealing how death spreads like a wave from cell to cell until the whole organism is dead.


Word of the Day
quotha
  • Forsooth! indeed! originally a parenthetical phrase used in repeating the words of another with more or less contempt or disdain.
The word 'quotha' is an alteration of 'quoth he'.
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