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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.

2013-11-11 10:21:55

New studies released today underscore the potential impact of healthy lifestyle choices in treating depression, the effects of aging, and learning.

Genetics Influence Brain Aging
2013-11-05 03:14:59

The declining brain function that occurs during the normal aging process has been demonstrated for the first time to be genetically influenced in a large study sample.

2013-10-31 23:32:51

A new research study has reported on the biological mechanisms of calorie restriction, announced Ethical Alternative Products, a supplier of premium grade products associated with healthy aging.


Word of the Day
overword
  • To say in too many words; to express verbosely.
  • To express in too many words: sometimes used reflexively.
  • The leading idea or a repeated phrase, as of a song or ballad; the refrain; burden.
The word 'overword' comes from over- +‎ word.