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2013-10-07 23:03:56

Dallas will welcome hundreds of medical professionals to the Dallas Intercontinental Hotel for three-day continuing medical education event. Boca Raton, FL (PRWEB) October 07, 2013 Medical practitioners from various fields and specialties will travel to Dallas the last weekend in October for the Nutritional IV Therapy Symposium (October 25-26) and Fellowship Modules (October 24-26), hosted by A4M. The Nutritional IV Symposium will be attended by physicians, nurse practitioners and other...

2013-10-04 12:23:10

First Public School District in New York State to Build a Safe and Healing Community in the Classroom MOUNT VERNON, N.Y., Oct. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- With the goal of creating a trauma sensitive environment for students, families and staff, ANDRUS, a leading provider of children and family resources, and the Mount Vernon City School District began this week a one-year project, "Creating Sanctuary in Mount Vernon Schools," designed to produce improved expertise to positively address...

2013-10-03 23:26:42

Revolutionary antioxidant formula reduces free radical damage, slows aging, and boosts workout efficiency. (PRWEB) October 03, 2013 The NFL’s powerhouse punter Steve Weatherford will be the face of REBOOT. With a Super Bowl Championship under his belt, the New York Giants’ star punter, in his sixth pro season, owes his football accolades and reputation as one of the fittest athletes in the NFL to his rigorous training and fierce nutrition plan, which includes REBOOT. For the next two...

2013-10-03 20:22:34

T.A. Sciences is a consumer health and wellness company dedicated to discovering and creating groundbreaking products through telomerase activation. Based on the science of telomere biology, the company is solely focused on research-based solutions to rejuvenating the aging process on a cellular level. LOS ANGELES, Oct. 3, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Targeting telomeres, the protective caps at the end of all chromosomes that are critical to healthy cell function, T.A. Sciences'...

2013-10-02 12:49:09

Results support low-fat, low-calorie diet as preventive measure against disease Researchers at UCLA's Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center have found that mice made obese by high-calorie, high-fat diets develop abnormally high numbers of lesions known to be precursors to pancreas cancer. This is the first study to show a direct causative link in an animal model between obesity and risk of this deadly cancer. The study, published Sept. 30 in the journal Cancer Prevention Research, was...

2013-10-02 10:32:59

Motivation key factor in preserving brainpower later in life, Concordia University researchers show October is Canada's Healthy Workplace Month, but how does one stay mentally fit after the 40-hour workweek is traded in for the gold watch? The more you want to use your brain — and the more you enjoy doing it — the more likely you are to stay sharp as you age. This is according to findings recently published in the Journals of Gerontology: Psychological Sciences by a team of...

2013-09-30 23:41:46

GeriJoy announced today a new member of its advisory board: Julie Bolt, an experienced, executive-level innovator in the senior care industry. Julie has over a decade of director-level experience in the senior care industry, having led sales, marketing, and community relations at a variety of senior living organizations, including Benchmark and Epoch, two of New England's top assisted living chains. Boston, MA (PRWEB) September 30, 2013 In a press statement, Julie described her...

2013-09-30 23:22:24

A4M will travel to the UAE this fall to present local physicians with the opportunity to learn from American medical professionals. Boca Raton, FL (PRWEB) September 30, 2013 The first weekend in November 2013, the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine (A4M) will bring medical experts and the latest information and research on preventive Anti-Aging and Regenerative Medicine from the United States to Dubai’s H Hotel. This conference will mark the first event conducted under the auspices...

Niacin Could Help You Live A Long And Healthy Life
2013-09-30 11:16:26

ETH-Zurich The vitamin niacin has a life-prolonging effect, as Michael Ristow has demonstrated in roundworms. From his study, the ETH-Zurich professor also concludes that so-called reactive oxygen species are healthy, not only disagreeing with the general consensus, but also many of his peers. Who would not want to live a long and healthy life? A freely available food supplement could help in this respect, scientists from ETH Zurich have demonstrated in roundworms. Vitamin B3 – also...

2013-09-26 23:37:03

A review of clinical articles published between 1985 and 2012 confirms that increased physical activity and exercise are extremely important for healthy aging, announces Ethical Alternative Products, supplier of premium performance nutritional products focused on maintaining functional ability in older individuals. Wyckoff, NJ (PRWEB) September 26, 2013 A clinical review from geriatricians at the University of Alabama at Birmingham suggests that mobility limitations are a litmus test for...


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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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