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Stem cells divide and renew throughout life. But, that doesn’t mean they don’t age; stem cells do gradually lose their ability to renew. Now, researchers... Read More »
Scientists at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital and Ulm University of Medicine in Germany have rejuvenated aged hematopoietic stem cells, making it possible for... Read More »
Children who have experienced violence might really be older than their years. The DNA of 10-year-olds who experienced violence shows wear and tear normally... Read More »
The ability to anticipate future events allows us to plan and exert control over our lives, but it may also contribute to stress-related increased risk for the... Read More »
Alzheimer’s disease has had a strong presence in the news lately, between the Obama administration announcing a funding boost, the National Institute on Aging... Read More »
In a recent study, researchers compared DNA of identical twins of different ages. They showed that structural modifications of DNA, where segments change direction... Read More »
Dr. Rosebud Roberts, a Mayo Clinic neurologist and epidemiologist, discusses the findings of recent study about Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI) aimed at finding who... Read More »
Sofia IzquierdaI will share with my hubby ;) This can be very sad for people who family is forgetful when old.
Jan 27, 2012
Minuscule amounts of ethanol, the type of alcohol found in alcoholic beverages, can more than double the life span of the tiny worm Caenorhabditiselegans, which... Read More »
  By Amy Norton               NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - An experimental supplement derived from soy may help... Read More »
It is said that a living organism is as old as its stem cells. And a research group led by the Buck Institute for Research on Aging and the Georgia Institute of... Read More »