Longevity: Extending Life Span Expectancy Document List
Updated/Revised Date: 2019-03-01
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List of Longevity Publications:
Study reveals in sport, boxers have the shortest life expectancy, where all other sports in the study had a life expectancy ranging from the mid-70s to early 80s, the life expectancy of a boxer was just 67.7 years of age.
Study comparing data reveals increase in human life expectancy is more likely statistical outcome of improved survival for children and young adults, not slowing the aging clock.
Existing anti-hypertension drug Metolazone can activate mitochondrial stress response that prolongs lifespan shows potential for re-purposing into anti-aging pharmaceutical drugs for humans.
HGH has an effect on almost all our tissues and organs, it enhances growth of various organs and tissues, muscle and bone, and increases protein synthesis.
Study reveals that broad patterns of thoughts, feelings and behaviors - personality - do change, and this change appears to accumulate with time.
Some types of immortal cells in people may perform the same rejuvenating trick to prevent the rDNA declines that come with age.
Studies reveal rise in obesity to blame for reduction in rate of improvement in American mortality during last 30 years.
Population-specific biomarkers of human aging: a big data study using South Korean, Canadian and Eastern-European patient populations.
Research shows individually most people only want to live long lives if they will be healthy.
Researchers make breakthrough in understanding origin of the ageing process giving evidence for how the ageing process arises as a quirk of evolution.
For the first time in almost 25 years, the overall life expectancy for men and women living in the United States has declined.
Age-related frailty may be a treatable and preventable health problem, just like obesity, diabetes, and cardiovascular disease.
Stem cells in the brain hypothalamus govern how fast aging occurs in the body, and could lead to new strategies for warding off age-related diseases and extending lifespan.
Mayo Clinic study provides answers for patients with Parkinsons disease, Lewy body dementia, multiple system atrophy with parkinsonism and Parkinsons disease dementia.
Traditional clocks measure the passage of chronological time and age, an epigenetic clock can also measure biological age.
Study analysed long-term data on mortality and longevity trends to predict how life expectancy will change in industrialised countries by the year 2030.
Health at a Glance: Europe 2016 European Commission/OECD report shows policies aimed at promoting good health, preventing diseases, and effective healthcare could save lives and billions of euros.
life expectancy and variation of individual lifespans tightly bound together by mathematical relationship.
Researchers find the substance NAD+ bridges gap between two main aging theories, repairs to the DNA and poor functioning mitochondria.
Longevity may relate to immune system differences, responses to oxidative stress, mitochondrial fitness or that men have one X chromosome (and one Y), while women have two X chromosomes.
It used to be that when you turn 70, your occupation became managing your health, now you can increasingly just live your life.
Study reveals increased longevity not necessarily indicative of good health, as most age groups live longer with disability or health problems.
Study reveals differences in lifespan exist along the entire continuum of wealth in the U.S..
Researchers discover metabolites that are specifically related to aging and shed light on how the human body ages.
A breakthrough in understanding human skin cells offers a pathway for new anti-ageing treatments.
Increase in healthy life expectancy not as dramatic as growth of lifespan with people living more years with illness and disabilities.
Insights into biology of aging and age-related diseases, primarily, around stability and stress resistance of certain gene regulatory networks.
Factors that determine whether people are aging faster or slower than their peers, and to quantify their biological age and how quickly they are aging.
Formula estimates risk of dying over a decade based on ability to exercise on a treadmill at increasing speed and incline.
DNA end caps called telomeres are great predictors of life expectancy the shorter your telomeres, the shorter your lifespan.
Scientists identify biological clock that provides vital clues about how long a person is likely to live.
Doctor of Korean medicine has been asserting banning of chemical medicines, and dreaming of extending the lifespan of humankind by 30 years, recently disclosed his specific visions for the realization of this dream..
Steps to encourage adoption of evidence-based disease prevention and health promotion programs in the workplace.
Being physically active may significantly improve musculoskeletal and overall health, and minimize or delay the effects of aging.
New research helps explain the action of rapamycin a drug that appears to mimic dietary restriction.
According to new research feeling you have a sense of purpose in life may help you live longer no matter what your age.
Real age calculator provides longevity information and calculates your approximate health age or biological age as well as your estimated life expectancy.
Study highlights findings that people are living longer and women make up a significant proportion of centenarians.
Computer algorithm developed by researchers identifies genes that could be transformed to stop the aging process.
Age is not just the number of years one has lived and a new study provides a set of tools for measuring age in all its dimensions.
A single anti-aging enzyme in the body can be targeted with the potential to prevent age-related diseases and extend lifespans.
Higher self-rating of successful aging associated with higher education, better cognitive function, better perceived physical and mental health, less depression, and greater optimism and resilience.
Biological clock regulates preferred sleep times, peak cognitive performance and timing of physiological processes and medical events like stroke and heart attack.
Despite modest longevity gains in lifespan over the past 100 years the United States still trails many countries when it comes to life expectancy.
Onset of age related disorders and disabilities could be delayed or prevented by eliminating senescent cells that are no longer dividing.
Rejuvenating cells from elderly donors were re-programmed in vitro to induced pluripotent stem cells and to rejuvenated and human embryonic stem cells.
Information and list of Longevity Clinics also known as Anti Aging Centers or Life Extension Institutes.
Information on longevity insurance a type of policy for seniors that issues payments when you hit an advanced age generally 85.
Information and tips on successful aging and how to age and stay healthy in your senior years.
Research opens up possibility of temporarily reversing effects of aging on immunity and could allow for short-term boosting of the immune systems of seniors.
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