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2014-04-07 12:51:28

The long and the short of telomeres In captivity, grey parrots are often kept in social isolation, which can have detrimental effects on their health and wellbeing. So far there have not been any studies on the effects of long term social isolation from conspecifics on cellular aging. Telomeres shorten with each cell division, and once a critical length is reached, cells are unable to divide further (a stage known as 'replicative senescence'). Although cellular senescence is a useful...

2014-04-07 04:21:19

DUBLIN, April 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/l5pgh4/china_aged_care) has announced the addition of the "China Aged Care Industry Report - Forecast to 2016" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/l5pgh4/china_aged_care ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Currently, China has entered the accelerated aging period. China's population aged 65 and above...

2014-04-04 23:03:26

GIA announces the release of a comprehensive global report on Anti-Aging Products markets. Global market for Anti-Aging Products is forecast to reach US$275.2 billion by 2020, driven by aging population, the young generation’s desire to defy early signs of aging, and advanced formulations based on novel ingredients. San Jose, California (PRWEB) April 04, 2014 Follow us on LinkedIn – The primal desire of men and women to retain a youthful appearance has groomed and nurtured a massive...

2014-04-02 23:28:39

Debt Consolidation USA published an article that provide consumers with a list of the common retirement regrets that they should try to avoid. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) April 02, 2014 In an article released last March 28, 2014, Debt Consolidation USA revealed to consumers a list of retirement regrets that they should try to avoid. The article is titled “9 Retirement Regrets That You Want To Avoid At All Cost” and it explains how these regrets happen because of lack of preparation and...

2014-04-02 12:28:12

Study suggests elderly Americans are completing living wills and appointing health care surrogates more than ever before, trend had little impact on hospitalization rates A record number of elderly people are completing living wills to guide end-of-life medical treatments – up from 47 percent in 2000 to 72 percent in 2010 – according to new research from the University of Michigan and the Veterans Affairs Ann Arbor Healthcare System. However, even with nearly double the number of...

2014-03-31 11:49:22

Since the dawn of civilization people were searching for clues to longevity and trying to extend human lifespan. But only in the past two decades with the advances in genetic sequencing, epigenetic analysis, and increased government investments the area experienced rapid expansion in the knowledge base, allowing scientists to develop comprehensive models and theories of aging. And while there is still much disagreement among scientists, the evolutionary theories are dominating the field....

2014-03-28 23:00:53

Future Residents, Staff, Local Dignitaries Commemorate Significant Milestone for The Crossings League City, Texas (PRWEB) March 28, 2014 Methodist Retirement Communities is bringing a new senior living option to League City. On Monday, April 7, more than 150 future residents of The Crossings will celebrate the groundbreaking of their future home, which will be built on 18.8 acres located near the intersection of FM 270 (Egret Bay) and FM 518. Leadership from The Crossings, Methodist...

2014-03-27 23:29:06

Patients of the North Shore Center for Facial Plastic & Cosmetic Surgery can now participate in the newly launched “Take A Stand” program that allows patients to beautify and rejuvenate their skin with the latest technology while committing a portion of their purchases to help women against domestic violence. Northfield, IL (PRWEB) March 27, 2014 Patients of the North Shore Center for Facial Plastic & Cosmetic Surgery can now participate in the newly launched “Take A...

2014-03-26 23:33:49

The CSA Conference is an event geared towards educating professionals on critical topics that are impacting today's seniors and expanding their networks with trusted professionals. Individuals from all fields of aging come together at the annual CSA Conference for its powerful sessions, respected speakers and networking opportunities. Denver, CO (PRWEB) March 26, 2014 For professionals whose work centers on serving seniors the growing demographic offers many new business...

2014-03-26 04:20:55

Researchers Flock to SeroVital®-hgh Exhibit to Learn More about Growth Hormone and Younger-Looking Skin DENVER, March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Despite the fact that human growth hormone (hGH) is highly controversial, an hGH-boosting product called SeroVital®-hgh caused quite a stir at The American Academy of Dermatology's prestigious 72(nd) Annual Meeting in Denver, Colorado, which ended yesterday. Why? Because human growth hormone is no longer just for men. Now that women are...


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Rejuvenation Research
2012-05-01 10:40:28

Rejuvenation Research is a multidisciplinary peer-reviewed scientific journal published bimonthly by Mary Ann Liebert. As of May 2012, the editor-in-chief is Aubrey de Grey. The main focus of this journal are rejuvenation therapies. It addresses such issues as cardiovascular aging, cell immortalization and senescence, cloning/ESCs, DNA damage/repair, growth factors, immunology, invertebrate lifespan, neurodegeneration, tissue engineering, public policy, gene targeting, gene therapy, and...

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Word of the Day
cacodemon
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'
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