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2014-06-10 13:30:12

The Mount Sinai Hospital / Mount Sinai School of Medicine A protein may be the key to maintaining the health of aging blood stem cells, according to work by researchers at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai recently published online in Stem Cell Reports. Human adults keep stem cell pools on hand in key tissues, including the blood. These stem cells can become replacement cells for those lost to wear and tear. But as the blood stem cells age, their ability to regenerate blood...

2014-06-09 23:00:10

Peptides and ingredients to relax and diminish wrinkles, boost collagen and nourish skin are found in the Face Whisperer® products, now on sale. Sublime Beauty® explains. St. Petersburg, FL (PRWEB) June 10, 2014 Aging skin needs special ingredients, and the Face Whisperer® line from Sublime Beauty® focuses on these needs. A Face Whisperer® Kit is now available which includes the day cream, night cream and advanced eye gel serum. Reduce and relax wrinkles with Face...

2014-06-09 14:30:56

University of North Carolina Health Care The discovery, from the lab of Brian Strahl, Ph.D., offers insights for the creation of better, more targeted therapies for various forms of cancer Twelve years ago, UNC School of Medicine researcher Brian Strahl, PhD, found that a protein called Set2 plays a role in how yeast genes are expressed – specifically how DNA gets transcribed into messenger RNA. Now his lab has found that Set2 is also a major player in DNA repair, a complicated and...

2014-06-08 23:00:05

The book is available now on Amazon, entitled "Phytoceramides: Anti-Aging at its Best" by Kathy Heshelow. Since Phytoceramides are new to the U.S., the book helps to demystify the subject. St. Petersburg, FL (PRWEB) June 09, 2014 Anti-aging skin care just became as easy as taking a pill. Phytoceramides, long used in Japan to great success and more recently in Europe, are now available in the U.S. Phytoceramides are natural, plant-derived ceramides that replenish the skin....

2014-06-05 23:17:22

Sublime Beauty® offers 4 easy tips to improve and nurture skin quickly. St. Petersburg, FL (PRWEB) June 05, 2014 Everyone wants better skin, and healthy skin is important to well-being. Sublime Beauty® offers 4 quick and easy tips: 1) Dry Skin Brushing. "It is amazing how skin can be improved and well-being boosted with Skin Brushing," says Kathy Heshelow, founder of Sublime Beauty® and an avid Skin Brusher. This centuries-old practice is making a comeback and...

2014-06-05 20:22:51

More than 70 Experts Deliver Findings in mTor, Circadian Rhythm, Animal Aging and FAT10 SAN ANTONIO, June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --The 43(rd) Annual Meeting of the American Aging Association (AGE) held May 30-June 2, 2014, in San Antonio, Texas, featured the latest scholarship in the field of aging research from more than 70 leading experts. "The talks at this year's meeting were of exceptionally high quality with new exciting insights on the role of gut fauna in healthy aging,...

2014-06-04 23:07:55

Living Well Assisted Living at Home will be presenting its model to keep seniors safe and connected at home at the California Pacific Medical Center in June. Tiburon, CA (PRWEB) June 04, 2014 President and CEO of Living Well Assisted Living at Home, Dr. Doris Bersing, will be presenting at the California Pacific Medical Center in San Francisco her revolutionary high tech – high touch model in eldercare to keep seniors safe and connected. The presentation titled, “Keeping Seniors Safe...

2014-06-04 16:25:39

Collaboration among Experts in Geriatric Research and Care, Older Adults and Caregivers Aims to Stem Debilitating Problem Affecting One in Three Older People WASHINGTON, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) and the National Institute on Aging (NIA) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) today announced a five-year, $30 million national study of the effectiveness of a multi-pronged strategy that includes deploying nurses...

2014-06-04 15:11:51

King's College London Over 35,000 people lived to 100 years or more in England over the last ten years, with a large proportion subsequently dying from frailty exacerbated by pneumonia, according to a new study by King's College London. With the number of centenarians set to grow, end-of-life care needs to be tailored to the increasing frailty in this age group, warn the King's palliative care researchers. Boosting care home capacity and planning health services for the rise in...

Knowing More Than One Language Helps Keep Aging Brain Healthy
2014-06-02 08:28:07

Gerard LeBlond for redorbit.com - Your Universe Online Researchers from the University of Edinburgh Centre for Cognitive Ageing and Cognitive Epidemiology have found that people who speak two or more languages have long-lasting benefits to their brain health. As part of the Lifelong Health and Wellbeing Initiative, the study found that knowing more than one language helps brain health by slowing down cognitive decline from aging even if they acquired the second language in adulthood. It...


Latest Aging Reference Libraries

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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