Articles about longevity


Do We Need a Unique Microbiome Diet for Our Health?

Last updated: 08/07/2019

Among the prominent and recurring themes in both medical research and health reporting is the importance of the microbiome, and rightly so. Even as we continue to learn about...

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Exactly How to Boost Your Relationship As Empty Nesters

Last updated: 07/27/2019

As excited as you may be to have your kids head off to college or move in to their own apartment, a part of you is probably a little nervous as well. “Empty nest syndrome, the...

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Advances in epigenetics link genetics to the environment and disease

Last updated: 07/27/2019

Advances in epigenetics link genetics to the environment and disease Naturevolume 571, pages489–499 (2019) | Download Citation Subjects Epigenetics Abstract Epigenetic research...

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I get asked a lot about longevity. It helps that I'm 104 - STAT

Last updated: 07/20/2019

As scientists pursue longevity and anti-aging research, and asmore people are living to 100, we wanted to hear from a centenarian on her life experience and thoughts on aging....

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Multivitamins Aren’t a Magic Bullet for Longevity and Health, Study Says

Last updated: 07/09/2019

I have the eating habits of a trash can at a Guy Fieri restaurant and increasingly feel “too busy” for exercise. So the bottle of multivitamins on my desk is pretty much the...

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Eating Well and Living Purposefully for Fitness and Longevity - Blue Zones

Last updated: 07/01/2019

Eduard Checo, the founder of Barstarzz, is the leader of a freestyle calisthenics movement that teaches people how to move and train outside of a traditional gym and is...

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Discovery of performance-enhancing bacteria in the human microbiome

Last updated: 06/27/2019

(BOSTON) - The human microbiome, the vast collection of microbes that colonize the surfaces lining many of our organs and our skin - is a critical pillar sustaining our general...

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Morbidity and mortality after lifestyle intervention for people with impaired glucose tolerance: 30-year results of the Da Qing Diabetes Prevention...

Last updated: 06/09/2019

Lifestyle interventions can delay the onset of type 2 diabetes in people with impaired glucose tolerance, but whether this leads subsequently to fewer complications or to...

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Paradoxical Trend for Improvement in Mental Health with Aging: A Community-Based Study of 1,546 Adults Aged 21–100 Years

Last updated: 05/22/2019

Studies of aging usually focus on trajectories of physical and cognitive function, with far less emphasis on overall mental health, despite its impact on general health and...

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Proton Pump Inhibitors Raise Risk of Liver Cancer

Last updated: 05/21/2019

Proton Pump Inhibitors Raise Risk of Liver Cancer May 2019 By John Verona For decades, people have been taking proton pump inhibitor drugs (PPIs) like Prilosec OTC® and Nexium®...

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