Recent news related to aging and gerontology

2016-10-24 | How B&B Italia turned 50 without ageing

Passion and patience crop up often as 64-year-old Giorgio Busnelli talks about the high-end Italian furniture business his father set up 50 years ago. Passion, because it’s the only thing that keeps an enterprise like B&B Italia innovative and exciting. ...

2016-10-23 | TCM can help Singapore meet challenges of ageing population: Gan Kim Yong


2016-10-23 | DISCOVERED: Ovary transplant could slow ageing and lead to 'eternal' life

With males already destined to survive on average three years less than women, research now shows that the key to slowing the ageing process and increasing lifespan is an ovary transplant. Researchers say swapping older ovaries for young ones in mice can cut the risk of age-related health problems, including heart disease, arthritis, immune, brain and liver function, as well as increasing longevity. ...

2016-10-23 | TCM can play a part in treating Singapore's ageing population: Gan Kim Yong


2016-10-21 | Esse Skincare Launches Anti-Ageing Probiotic Serum with Living Microbes

Since launching its Probiotic Serum, which contains 1 billion live probiotic microbes per millilitre, South African brand, Esse, has established itself as the leading probiotic skincare line in the world. Durban, South Africa (PRWEB) October 21, 2016 The World Health Organization defines a probiotic as a live microbe that is beneficial to humans, but it is notoriously difficult to include these in skincare products because conventional products contain preservatives … and preservatives kill microbes. ...

2016-10-21 | Cher struggles to accept ageing

"I'm still active and running around. I can still fit into my costumes. ...

2016-10-21 | New network launched to meet needs of ageing population, slowing labour force growth

SINGAPORE - A new healthcare network comprising hospitals and universities was launched on Friday (Oct 21) to help address healthcare challenges facing Singapore. Announced by Minister of State for Health Chee Hong Tat, the new Centre for Healthcare Innovation Co-Learning Network will help bring local and overseas institutions together to meet the needs of Singapore's ageing population and slowing labour force growth. ...

2016-10-21 | Lux Laser & Anti-Aging Center, First On Long Island To Offer Breakthrough, FDA-Cleared, Non-Invasive, UltraShape Power™ System For Fat Destruction

HUNTINGTON STATION, N.Y., Oct. 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Lynnette Allen, NP-C, a Board Certified Nurse Practitioner specializing in Dermatology and Medical Director of Lux-Laser Anti-Aging, is pleased to be the first provider in the area to offer UltraShape Power™, a non-surgical, painless treatment recently cleared by the FDA for non-invasive fat cell destruction. UltraShape Power offers best-in-class reduction in fat layer thickness targeting the stubborn fat that is often hard to lose even for those who eat right and exercise regularly. ...

2016-10-20 | In the Wnt-er of life: Wnt signalling in melanoma and ageing


2016-10-20 | Ageing expert says these 5 things are foolproof ways to stay youthful

By Mia De Graaf For Dailymail.com Published: 11:02 EST, 20 October 2016 | Updated: 11:02 EST, 20 October 2016

2016-10-20 | Novel compound to delay ageing identified | AuroBlog | Clinical Research Blog | Aurous HealthCare CRO, India on WordPress.com

Posted on October 20, 2016 Updated on October 17, 2016 Scientists have identified an compound that may delay physical ageing processes and prevent such as Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s disease. As we live longer and longer, a lot of people are occupied with their state of health and, not least, quality of life in old age. Researchers all over the world are trying to understand ageing mechanisms, as this knowledge may eventually help to postpone physical ageing and extend life. ...

2016-10-20 | Los Angeles Anti Aging Solutions Opens a New Anti-Aging Clinic in the City

Pasadena, CA – Los Angeles Anti-Aging Solutions is pleased to announce the grand opening of their new anti-aging clinic in Los Angeles. The clinic opens its doors to clients who want anti-aging treatments. ...

2016-10-19 | Cher hates ageing

19 October 2016 'Believe' hitmaker Cher Cher can't "accept" the fact she is getting older. The 'If I Could Turn Back Time' hitmaker admits she struggles to deal with her age and hates to see an "old lady" looking back at her in the mirror. ...

2016-10-19 | Anti-ageing: the anti-polluting products that will age-proof your skin

“There is a common misconception that the air is more polluted in the city than it is in the countryside, but just as it is true that city traffic creates intense pollution, domestic heating, industry and agriculture all contribute to pollution in the countryside, adding to the rise in fine particle emissions. Lab research shows that carbon monoxide is a primary cause of skin damage, combining with hemoglobin cells in the blood to weaken their oxygen-carrying capacity, de-vitalizing cells little by little. ...

2016-10-19 | Is Ageing a Disease That Can Be Cured? « Science-Based Medicine

Posted by Steven Novella on October 19, 2016 There is an ongoing debate that has come to the fore recently about the ultimate limits of human longevity. The ultimate goal of medicine is to optimize health, with the result of maximizing the duration and quality of life. ...

2016-10-19 | Researchers reveal ageing brains struggle to process multiple sounds

By Victoria Allen Science Correspondent For The Daily Mail Published: 11:57 EST, 19 October 2016 | Updated: 11:57 EST, 19 October 2016

2016-10-19 | [PDF] Dr. Wu s Head Massage: Anti-Aging and Holisitic Healing Therapy Full Online - Video Dailymotion

[PDF] Dr. Wu s Head Massage: Anti-Aging and Holisitic Healing Therapy Full Online - Video Dailymotion Sign In * Upload Upload Create an account or sign in for a tailor-made video experience Sign Up / Sign In What to Watch Categories All Categories Who to Follow xAdvertising Console Copy to clipboard 00:00 00:00 00:00 : : Space ↑ ↓ m f Esc → ← Shift→ Shift← 0-9 → ← [PDF] Dr. ...

2016-10-18 | Nursing Joins Elite National Collaboration for Gerontology Nursing Education and Research

With a demonstrated commitment to the field of gerontology research and education, the University of Central Florida (UCF) College of Nursing has become one of the newest members of the National Hartford Center for Gerontological Nursing Excellence (NHCGNE). The NHCGNE is an elite national collaboration between the Coordinating Center at the Gerontological Society of America and nursing schools worldwide with the highest level of commitment to the field. Supported by a grant from the John A. Hartford Foundation, the NHCGNE is dedicated to optimal health and quality of life for older adults. ...

2016-10-18 | Russian scientist makes anti-aging breakthrough

Alexei Karnaukhov is a senior researcher at the Institute of Cell Biophysics, and while he is 55 years old he plans to live another 100 years. His breakthrough using bone marrow cells has the potential to dramatically increase both the longevity and quality of our lives. ...

2016-10-17 | 21 anti-ageing skincare tips

21 anti-ageing skincare tips - Beauty News Sport Business Money Opinion Obituaries Travel Tech & Science Culture Film TV Lifestyle Fashion Luxury Cars Video Jobs Financial Services Events Dating Offers Shop Garden Shop Bookshop Box Office Puzzles Fantasy Football Wine Shop Login Register Subscribe Video Log out My Account Subscribe Video Log out My Account Video Home News Sport Business ALL SECTIONS Lifestyle Beauty News People Tips and tutorials Face Body Hair and nails More Telegraph Lifestyle Beauty Skin 17 Oct 2016 21 anti-ageing skincare tips Previous slide Next slide 1 of 21 View All Skip Ad How to remove your eye make-up The skincare expert and facialist Sarah Chapman once told us not to pull on or scrub your lashes when you take off your mascara. Instead, soak a cotton wool pad in make-up remover, press it onto the lashes, wait for a couple of seconds and then gently wipe downwards. ...

2016-10-17 | Knowledge-making on 'ageing in a smart city as socio-material power dynamics of participatory action research - information for practice

Knowledge-making on 'ageing in a smart city as socio-material power dynamics of participatory action research - information for practice information for practice news, new scholarship & more from around the world 10.17.16 Skip to content gary.holden@nyu.edu archive about help browse key journals advanced search rss follow @Info4Practice Knowledge-making on ‘ageing in a smart city as socio-material power dynamics of participatory action research Posted on October 17, 2016 by gary … Excerpt from: Knowledge-making on ‘ageing in a smart city as socio-material power dynamics of participatory action research This entry was posted in Journal Article Abstracts and tagged author, department, helsinki, history, philosophy, studies, unioninkatu, university. Bookmark the permalink. ...

2016-10-16 | Research finds that ultrasound slows brain ageing - ScienceBlog.com

Treatment with scanning ultrasound has already been proven to reverse Alzheimer’s disease in mice, and now it appears it could also slow down ageing in healthy brains, according to University of Queensland research. The research is the latest work from Professor Jürgen Götz’s lab in the Clem Jones Centre for Ageing Dementia Research at the Queensland Brain Institute. ...

2016-10-16 | A-listers are queuing for this anti-ageing blood makeover 

By Jane Fryer for the Daily Mail Published: 16:18 EST, 16 October 2016 | Updated: 16:18 EST, 16 October 2016

2016-10-16 | Scientists may have found a way to STOP you ageing

Illnesses caused by ageing could be slowed or even stopped, according to a landmark study by British scientists. A study conducted by Nottingham University claims the body's decline as we get older, and degenerative illnesses like Alzheimer's, could be battled after the discovery of a protein found within the powerhouse of a cell. ...

2016-10-16 | Anti - ageing - Top 8 advantages of lemon in water | The Times of India

In India, tea and coffee is regularly consumed at breakfast, lunch and during mid-afternoon but we forget drinking water. Drinking water is important and to spruce it up, what you can do is add a slice of lemon or squeeze a lime in water. ...