A recent study finds that older adults are better than younger adults at anticipating stressful events at home — but older adults are not as good at using those predictions to reduce the adverse impacts of the stress. Source: Age… Read More ›
Aging and Longevity
Age-related declines in stem cell function can be reversed by a 24-hour fast, according to a new study. Biologists found fasting dramatically improves stem cells’ ability to regenerate, in both aged and young mice. Source: Fasting boosts stem cells’ regenerative… Read More ›
Hidden secret of immortality enzyme telomerase: Can we stay young forever, or even recapture lost youth?
Research has recently uncovered a crucial step in the telomerase enzyme catalytic cycle. This catalytic cycle determines the ability of the human telomerase enzyme to synthesize DNA. Source: Hidden secret of immortality enzyme telomerase: Can we stay young forever, or… Read More ›
Mushrooms may contain unusually high amounts of two antioxidants that some scientists suggest could help fight aging and bolster health, according to a team of researchers. Source: Mushrooms are full of antioxidants that may have antiaging potential — ScienceDaily