longevity

Lancet papers on Aging opens the door to treating aging as a disease

Posted in Medicine on 31st Aug, 2018
by Alex Muller

Big pharma might put more money into targeting the ageing process and extending human lifespan.

Living to 90 and beyond is mostly within your control

Posted in Science on 29th Aug, 2018
by Alex Muller

This is before the changes that might occur with radically improved antiaging or aging reversal technology.

Why living around nature could make you live longer

Posted in Science on 23rd Apr, 2016
by Alex Muller

The health benefits are likely thanks to factors such as improved mental health, social engagement and physical activity that come with living near green spaces.

Google-Backed Calico Partners With Ancestry to Beat the Specter of Aging

Posted in Business on 27th Jul, 2015
by Alex Muller

Calico will look for genetic patterns in people who have lived exceptionally long lives, then make drugs to help more of us do that.

SuperAger brains yield new clues to their remarkable memories

Posted in Medicine on 6th Feb, 2015
by Alex Muller

SuperAgers, aged 80 and above, with memories as sharp as those of healthy persons decades younger, have different looking brains than those of normal older people.