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2014-01-07 08:32:05

Banish the Grey in 2014: A pill a day keeps this resolution in play! Soon Americans will be able to go to their local natural health products retailer and purchase a dietary supplement that will stop

2014-01-04 23:03:40

Naturally Skinsational designed by Sue Dolan is the latest program that teaches people how to use natural ingredients to rejuvenate their skin effectively.

Parasitic DNA Multiplies In Aging Tissues
2013-12-22 17:19:18

The genomes of organisms from humans to corn are replete with "parasitic" strands of DNA that, when not suppressed, copy themselves and spread throughout the genome, potentially affecting health.

Scientists Develop Chemical That May Stop Aging Process
2013-12-19 19:19:49

Through working with tiny cell structures called mitochondria, scientists may have unlocked one of the secrets of the aging process.

2013-12-17 11:21:32

'It is as illogical to discredit the LCP because of errant clinicians as it is to ban the Highway Code because of bad drivers.'

2013-12-13 09:31:39

Only about a third of Americans ages 65 and older are fully able to take care of themselves and go about their daily lives completely independently.

Exercise Lowers Risk Of Dementia
2013-12-10 11:27:49

A new study has found that physical exercise can help to maintain mental health later in life – reducing the risk of dementia and cognitive decline by 60 percent.

Hydra magnipapillata
2013-12-09 05:03:37

While we tend to equate youth with strength and old age with weakness, new research appearing in the journal Nature reveals that frailty during the later years of life is not a fixed law of nature, and that some species actually become stronger and less likely to die as they age.

Coffee Beer Affects Longevity
2013-12-06 15:35:27

A new study shows coffee and alcohol could affect longevity based on how they affect areas of your DNA known as telomeres.


Word of the Day
tourtiere
  • a meat pie that is usually eaten at Christmas in Quebec
The word 'tourtiere' comes from the French tourte, or passenger pigeon.
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