Recent news related to aging and gerontology

2016-11-04 | New Science of Aging

Read More: Dna, Cells, Telomere Length, Telomeres Aging, Longevity, Telomere Test, New Science of Aging, Telomeres, University-of-Glasgow, Fifty News What if your doctor could tell you how long your life would be -- while you were still young? That's the possibility offered by a study released this ... Read More: Washington State University, Dental Materials, Health Post50, New Science of Aging, Susmita Bose, 3D Printer, National Institutes of Health, Fifty News A 3D printer is being used to create new, bone-like material capable of supporting bone growth that rresearchers at Washington State University say co... Read More: Medical-Screening, Longevity, Walking, Cancer-Screening-Tests, Health, Mortality, Health Post50, New Science of Aging, Seniors, Fifty News Want to predict your longevity? ...

2016-11-04 | Aging chimps may be returned to medical research

For almost 200 former medical research chimpanzees living at the Alamogordo Primate Facility in New Mexico, the past decade has been free of the biomedical tests that plagued their earlier years. But as the New York Times reports, the National Institutes of Health have petitioned to use the chimps once more for medical research. ...

2016-11-04 | Scientists produce clearest-ever images of enzyme that plays key roles in aging, cancer - Science Daily | (e) Science News

Scientists produce clearest-ever images of enzyme that plays key roles in aging, cancer - Science Daily | (e) Science News The telomerase enzyme is known to play a significant role in aging and most cancers. Scientists have discovered several major new insights about this enzyme and they are now able to see the complex enzyme's sub-units in much sharper resolution than ever before. ...

2016-11-04 | An 80-Year-Old Model Reshapes China's Views on Aging


2016-11-04 | Overwhelmed: How to help care for aging parents

People in their 40s or 50s are known as the “sandwich generation” because they often have the responsibilities of providing care to the generations before and after them. According to the Pew Research Center, nearly half of all adults in the sandwich generation are caring for not only their children, but their aging parents as well. ...

2016-11-03 | Make your own anti-ageing rose face oil

This month's One Good Thing - from the #360me section of the magazine - comes from Karin Berndl and Nici Hofer, writers of All Natural Beauty. We buy our food in supermarkets and our remedies in pharmacies, yet our plant world bestows on us an array of natural foods, herbs and flowers, which can be used both internally and externally in ways that are healing for the body and spirit. Natural ingredients are absorbed easily by our bodies. ...

2016-11-03 | Sinosphere: The 80-Year-Old Runway Model Reshaping China’s Views on Aging - NY Times Health | (e) Science News

Sinosphere: The 80-Year-Old Runway Model Reshaping China’s Views on Aging - NY Times Health | (e) Science News Wang Deshun, known as China’s hottest grandpa, is being venerated in the country as an example of how to grow old without fading away. Get the latest and most popular science news articles of the week in your Inbox! ...

2016-11-03 | Overwhelmed: How to care for aging parents

Overwhelmed: How to care for aging parents | KYTX.com Home Weather 72° Local Nation Now Sports Features About Video Exclusives Photos More Home Weather Local Nation Now Sports Features About Video Exclusives Photos Search User Close Live Video AMBER ALERT: Issued for missing Smith County girl Close Overwhelmed: How to care for aging parents A look at the tall task of caring for mom and dad. KYTX 8:28 AM. CDT November 03, 2016 More Stories AMBER ALERT: Issued for missing Smith County girl Nov. 2, 2016, 1:30 a.m. ...

2016-11-02 | Robbie Williams loves having botox and fillers to stop ageing

Robbie Williams turned to Botox and fillers after he was trolled online, and he loves it. The former Take That star turns back the time with his treatments that help him look younger, as he admits that his mental health could be seen on his face. ...

2016-11-02 | Anti-Aging Clinic Opening in Los Angeles, CA

Los Angeles, CA - Los Angeles Anti-Aging Solutions is an anti-aging clinic that has recently opened in the LA area. Already highly-acclaimed as a clinic that specializes in TRT and HGH injections, the clinic has become a favorite for individuals in the LA area seeking professional medical anti-aging intervention. ...

2016-11-02 | Overwhelmed Week: How to take care of aging parents


2016-11-02 | Tissue Engineering and Regeneration Market : North America dominates the global market due to large number of aging people, 2020 |

Tissue Engineering is a process involving in-vitro development of tissues or organs. It is done to replace or support the function of defective or injured body part. ...

2016-11-01 | From genes to exercise, what is REALLY causing ageing - and how can you SAVE your face?

Ageing is linked to many factors - but how many of these are preventative? There are a range of reasons for this, and a new programme on Channel 4, Your Face Says It All, endeavoured to discover why. ...

2016-11-01 | Entering the era of Anti-aging medicine

Chris Patil gave an Ignite talk at the 20th Anniversary Summit of the Long Now Foundation. The talks were intended to convey the broad interests of the membership of this organization, which is devoted to long-term, planetary-level thinking. ...

2016-11-01 | How the Ageing Population Contributes to UK Economic Activity: A Microsimulation Analysis - Lawson - 2016 - Scottish Journal of Political Economy - Wiley Online Library

How the Ageing Population Contributes to UK Economic Activity: A Microsimulation Analysis - Lawson - 2016 - Scottish Journal of Political Economy - Wiley Online Library By continuing to browse this site you agree to us using cookies as described in About Cookies Previous article in issue: Business Cycle Accounting for Peripheral European Economies Previous article in issue: Business Cycle Accounting for Peripheral European Economies Next article in issue: Inflation convergence in Central and Eastern Europe vs. the Eurozone: Non-linearities and long memory Next article in issue: Inflation convergence in Central and Eastern Europe vs. the Eurozone: Non-linearities and long memory In the United Kingdom, as in several other countries, increasing life expectancy is leading to a shift in the age distribution of the population. Meanwhile, at the level of individuals, spending patterns change as people age. ...

2016-11-01 | How Genes and Lifestyle Impact Aging: Guest lecture and seminar | McMaster Daily News

November 1, 2016 On November 9th and 10th, the McMaster community is invited to explore the biology of aging through two special events featuring world-renowned scientist Dr. Robert Brosh from the National Institute on Aging. ...

2016-11-01 | Cannabis exposure as an interactive cardiovascular risk factor and accelerant of organismal ageing: a longitudinal study -- Reece et al. 6 (11) -- BMJ Open

eLetters RSS Results Differences between group chronological ages (CA, 30.47±0.48 to 40.36±2.44, mean±SEM) were controlled with linear regression. Between-group sex differences were controlled by single-sex analysis. ...

2016-10-31 | Top 4 anti-ageing foods - All 4 Women

These nuts are a rich source of selenium. They will help to protect your skin from the sun’s ultraviolet rays and may thus help to limit dryness of the skin. ...

2016-10-31 | Is your anti-ageing cream making you UGLIER?

By Bianca London for MailOnline Published: 05:45 EST, 31 October 2016 | Updated: 05:45 EST, 31 October 2016

2016-10-31 | In quest to undercut aging, Unity Biotechnology snags $110 million

SAN FRANCISCO — Drugs that potentially could purge the body of so-called senescent cells — thought to play a role in aging — helped Peninsula company snare a $116 million Series B round from a wide range of investors, including Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos' investment arm. Unity Biotechnology, which also named biotech veteran Keith Leonard as CEO, plans to use the cash to take its drugs to prevent, halt or reverse diseases of aging into the clinic over the next 12 to 18 months. ...

2016-10-29 | The top 50 anti-ageing foods

1 Salmon The omega-3 oils in salmon will keep skin looking plump and youthful. Effectively, the water in skin cells is sealed in by the oils. ...

2016-10-28 | Ed Whittington, ND is Set to Open a Private Practice in Castleton Specializing in Anti-Aging. He Will Also Offer Non-Invasive Face Lift and Lipo with Zero Down Time - PR.com

Ed Whittington, ND is Set to Open a Private Practice in Castleton Specializing in Anti-Aging. He Will Also Offer Non-Invasive Face Lift and Lipo with Zero Down Time - PR.com Press Release Pricing | News by Category | News by Country | News by US Region | Recent News | PR.com News on Your Site Ed Whittington, ND is Set to Open a Private Practice in Castleton Specializing in Anti-Aging. ...

2016-10-28 | Montefiore Einstein Center for the Aging Brain Delivers Advanced Care for Patients with Cognitive Disorders

MONTEFIORE EINSTEIN CENTER FOR THE AGING BRAIN DELIVERS ADVANCED CARE FOR PATIENTS WITH COGNITIVE DISORDERS Collaborative Approach to Care, Benefits Aging Patients and Informs the Skills of the Next Generation of Healthcare Providers Newswise — October 28, 2016 — (NEW YORK, NY) — During their first year, clinicians at the new Montefiore Einstein Center for the Aging Brain (CAB) saw significant improvements in their ability to identify patients with dementia symptoms and more quickly identify signs of depression and anxiety. This first year data has been published in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. ...

2016-10-27 | Caring for our ageing skin - The Nation

Despite the sales pitch of a host of cosmetics and treatments, ageing skin is inescapable. As we get older, our skin undergoes a number of changes. It becomes thinner, loses fat and no longer looks as plump and smooth as it once did. Our veins and bones can be seen more easily and scratches, cuts or bumps can take longer to heal. ...

2016-10-27 | Canberra college adopts Panasonic to replace ageing system

Canberra-based Panasonic partner Sedcom has boosted mobility and helped St Francis Xavier College cut costs with a Panasonic IP-PBX telephone system. The school has 1170 students and 150 staff and has reduced its annual phone bill by 30 percent after replacing the ten-year-old Ericson digital system. ...