Quantcast

Latest Ageing Stories

senior nutrition
2014-08-27 05:09:37

Two studies by researchers at University College London (UCL) have investigated the reasons why our immune systems decline with age, and have found ways to address the problem.

2014-08-21 12:29:40

Grounded in research that canine Telomeres work essentially as human Telomeres do, and play the same vital role in canine aging, mortality, and longevity.

Healthy Diet, Sleep And Exercise Can Reduce Negative Impacts Of Stress
2014-07-30 03:27:52

A new study from UC San Francisco is the first to show that while the impact of life's stressors accumulate overtime and accelerate cellular aging, these negative effects may be reduced by maintaining a healthy diet, exercising and sleeping well.

pregnancy and longevity
2014-06-26 05:27:12

Having the biological capability to conceive children later in life could mean that a woman is more likely to live longer, researchers from the Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) claim in a new study.

2014-06-13 23:08:36

Steve and Becky Holman have made great efforts in compiling the Old School New Body e-book to aid people in their battle against ageing.

2014-06-09 14:11:57

New genomic research led by UC San Francisco (UCSF) scientists reveals that two common gene variants that lead to longer telomeres, the caps on chromosome ends thought by many scientists to confer health by protecting cells from aging, also significantly increase the risk of developing the deadly brain cancers known as gliomas.

2014-06-05 13:26:38

If you're depressed, don't get enough exercise or have high blood pressure, you may find yourself complaining more about memory problems, even if you're a young adult.

2014-05-30 23:08:23

Methuselah Foundation is honoring Dr.

Daily 20-Minute Walks Could Help Seniors Stave Off Major Disability
2014-05-28 08:42:28

Moderate exercise is the key to good health in nearly every situation. That is especially true for older adults, according to countless commercials and public health sources.


Word of the Day
obdormition
  • Sleep; the state or condition of being asleep.
  • The state or condition of numbness of a part due to pressure on a nerve: as, the obdormition of a limb.
The word 'obdormition' comes from a Latin word meaning "to fall asleep".
Related