Articles about longevity


Can a Fasting Diet Help You Live Longer?

Last updated: 01/10/2019

I’m counting the number of green olives in my snack. There are seven, and they are exceptionally small. I eat each one slowly. Desperate for more when I finish, I drink the...

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December 14 Research Roundup: Lonesome George’s Genome, Alzheimer’s and Prostate Cancer Tests and More | BioSpace

Last updated: 12/17/2018

There are plenty of great scientific research stories out this week. Here’s a look at just a few of them. Lonesome George, the Giant Tortoise, Provides Insight into...

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Diabetes and Glucose Control | Life Entension

Last updated: 10/19/2018

Diabetes and Glucose Control Quick Menu: Diabetes mellitus is characterized by high levels of glucose in the blood. Type 2 diabetes is far more common than type 1 diabetes and...

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“Next Generation” Vitamin Provides Hope To Aging Societies Worldwide - Life Extension

Last updated: 10/18/2018

“Next Generation” Vitamin Provides Hope To Aging Societies Worldwide January 2015 By Scott Rahway Revolutionary Form Of Vitamin B3 “Turns Off” Aging Genes Normal aging is...

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Manage Depression Without Drugs - page 1 | Life Extension

Last updated: 10/15/2018

One in 10 American adults suffers from depression. Standard care is prescription drugs that are laden with side effects.For many patients, the effectiveness of these drugs can...

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Vitamin K Protection Against Cancer - page 1 | Life Extension

Last updated: 10/14/2018

Predicting which nutrients will emerge as life-saving superstars can be challenging. For example, a vitamin introduced just a decade ago is demonstrating profound anti-aging...

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How to Pick the Right CoQ10 Supplement

Last updated: 10/12/2018

You’ve probably heard about  many health benefits of coenzyme Q10 (CoQ10) by now. If not, it's an extremely potent antioxidant that can take almost any supplement regimen to the...

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Endometrial Cancer | Life Extension

Last updated: 10/11/2018

Uterine cancer includes cancer of the inner lining (endometrium) as well as tumors involving the outer muscular margin of the uterus (uterine sarcomas). Uterine cancer of the...

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Suboptimal Thyroid Function | Life Extension

Last updated: 10/10/2018

There are three main underlying causes of suboptimal thyroid function: Insufficient production of the thyroid hormone T4 Decreased conversion of T4 to T3 (T3 is the most active...

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Tempted by a caloric-restriction diet? Not so fast.

Last updated: 10/08/2018

Fasting is an ancient practice sparking new interest in both pop and scientific culture. Entrepreneurs, venture capitalists and a variety of celebrities have extolled its...

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