Tuesday, April 7, 2020

Unique Form of Vitamin B3 Restores Mitochondrial Stem Cells to Reduce...

Nicotinamide riboside (NR) is an amazing form of vitamin B3 that has previously been shown in numerous studies to be effective in boosting metabolism....

Methylene Blue Reverses Human Cell Aging, Treats Progeria Symptoms in New...

University of Maryland (UMD) researchers report that methylene blue (MB), a common chemical with a 120-year-long history of diverse applications, can treat progeria, a rare genetic disease...

Does Fungus Cause Alzheimer’s Disease?

Traces of fungus have been discovered in the brains of Alzheimer's sufferers, raising the question: might the disease be caused by an infectious microbe?   There...

Scientists Discover “On-Off” Switch for Controlling Cell Aging

Scientists at the Salk Institute have discovered an on-and-off “switch” in cells that may hold the key to healthy aging. This switch points to...

Study Suggests Vitamin D May Prevent Age-Related Memory Impairment

If you don't want to dumb down with age, vitamin D may be the ticket. Daily supplementation of vitamin D over several months helped...

Diet That Mimics Fasting Slows Aging

Want to lose abdominal fat, get smarter and live longer? New research led by USC's Valter Longo shows that a four-day low-calorie diet that...

Inability to Identify Odors a Strong Predictor of Death in Older...

For older adults, being unable to identify scents is a strong predictor of death within five years, according to a new study published October...

Color of Lettuce Determines Its Antioxidant Effect

Lettuce, one of the indispensable vegetables in the Mediterranean diet, is a food that greatly benefits health, mainly because it is rich in antioxidants....

Study Links Aging to Oxidative Damage in Mitochondria

As long as humans have been alive, they've been seeking ways to extend life just a little longer. So far no one has found...

Turmeric Compound Boosts Regeneration of Brain Stem Cells

A bioactive compound in turmeric has been shown to promote stem cell proliferation and differentiation in the brain according to new research published today...

Think You Have Alzheimer’s? Study Say You Might be Right

New research by scientists suggests that people who notice their memory is slipping may be on to something. The research, led by Richard Kryscio,...

Biologists Delay Aging, Increase Lifespan 30% in Animal Model, Suggest Role...

Biologists have identified a gene that can slow the aging process when activated remotely in key organ systems. The life scientists, working with fruit...