Scientists Say the Clock of Aging May Be Reversible

Scientists Say the Clock of Aging May Be Reversible

Posted by: on Jan 13, 2017 | No Comments

At the Salk Institute in La Jolla, Calif., scientists are trying to get time to run backward. Biological time, that is.

Ultrasound Therapy for Preventing Brain Aging and Alzheimer’s

Ultrasound Therapy for Preventing Brain Aging and Alzheimer’s

Posted by: on Dec 8, 2016 | No Comments

Alzheimer’s disease and dementia take a huge toll on older men and women. The good news is a recent study shows ultrasound therapy restores notable memory function in mice.

Mail-Order Tests Check Cells for Signs of Early Aging

Mail-Order Tests Check Cells for Signs of Early Aging

Posted by: on Nov 3, 2016 | No Comments

Your cells might be aging faster than you are, and new tests purport to help you find out. A few companies are offering mail-order testing to measure the length of people’s telomeres.

Video game training enhances cognitive control in older adults

Video game training enhances cognitive control in older adults

Posted by: on Dec 11, 2014 | No Comments

A game changing study shows the benefits of leveraging video games to improve the brain.

Seeking The Secrets Of A Super-Long Life, Scientists Sequence The Genes Of The Oldest Americans

Seeking The Secrets Of A Super-Long Life, Scientists Sequence The Genes Of The Oldest Americans

Posted by: on Nov 13, 2014 | No Comments

Supercentenarians have somehow managed to live past 110—and are often surprisingly healthy. How do they do it? Scientists are searching their genomes for clues.