Aging
Ageing (British English) or aging (American English) is the process of becoming older. It represents the accumulation of changes in a person over time. In humans, ageing refers to a multidimensional p...
Breakthrough test can detect whether patients have cancer in 10 minutes
Breakthrough test can detect whether patients have cancer in 10 minutes BOFFINS have created a blood test that can tell patients whether they have almost any type of cancer - in just 10 minutes. The ...
Sorry, Immortality Is Mathematically Impossible
Here's a conundrum: evolution is all about helping organisms produce more offspring. If a trait makes an animal more likely to die, that trait eventually ...
Can we eat to starve cancer?
View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/can-we-eat-to-starve-cancer-william-li William Li presents a new way to think about treating cancer and other diseases: anti-angiogenesis, preventing the g...
New Treatments For Arthritis Look Promising
The new treatments for Arthritis are very promising.
Cutting down on calories could slow down the aging process
Cutting down on calories could slow down the aging process.
New Pill Can Reverse Obesity And Type 2 Diabetes
New Pill Can Reverse Obesity And Type 2 Diabetes.
This cure for cancer was discovered 84 years ago…
This cure for cancer was discovered 84 years ago…
Boston researchers make breakthrough in reverse aging
A new study by Boston researchers say they have reversed aging in mice and it could set the stage for similar results in humans. Subscribe to WCVB on YouTube for more: http://bit.ly/2526UpS Get more ...
The dark truth of the chemotherapy
The dark truth of the chemotherapy industry nobody knows about.
PMS May Raise Women's Risk For High Blood Pressure
Women suffering from premenstrual syndrome (PMS) may only be experiencing the early stages of what appears to be a meaner, future health problem: high blood pressure. The rising rates of hypertension ...
Know What Your Blood Pressure Should Be. This Study Will Change The Way We Practice Medicine.
It’s easy to get confused by the overly dramatic daily news about health and medicine. One day coffee is great for you, the next day it interferes with sleep and leads to illness. One day the plague i...
Dietary Mineral Magnesium May Help Lower Blood Pressure
Researchers have found a link between intake of magnesium supplement and healthy reduction in blood pressure. Experts, however, said that the recommended amount of the dietary mineral may be obtained ...
Heart Failure is one of the leading causes of death worldwide.
Heart Failure is one of the leading causes of death worldwide.
Life expectancy
Life expectancy is a statistical measure of how long a person may live, based on the year of their birth, their current age and other demographic factors including gender. At a given age (age x) is th...
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Old age
Old age consists of ages nearing or surpassing the life expectancy of human beings, and thus the end of the human life cycle. Euphemisms and terms for old people include, old people (worldwide usage),...
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Oldest people
This is a list of tables of the verified oldest people in the world in ordinal rank, such as oldest person or oldest man. In these tables, a supercentenarian is considered 'verified' if his or her cla...
Maximum life span
Maximum life span is a measure of the maximum amount of time one or more members of a population has been observed to survive between birth and death. The term can also denote an estimate of the maxim...
Biological clock
Biological clock may refer to:
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Senescence
Senescence (/sɪˈnɛsəns/) (from Latin: senescere, meaning "to grow old", from senex) or biological aging (also spelled biological ageing) is the gradual deterioration of function characteristic of ...
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Evolution of ageing
Enquiry into the evolution of aging aims to explain why almost all living things weaken and die with age. There is not yet agreement in the scientific community on a single answer. The evolutionary or...
Hayflick limit
The Hayflick limit (or Hayflick phenomenon) is the number of times a normal human cell population will divide until cell division stops. Empirical evidence shows that the telomeres associated with eac...
Life extension
Life extension science, also known as anti-aging medicine, indefinite life extension, experimental gerontology, and biomedical gerontology, is the study of slowing down or reversing the processes of a...
Mind uploading
Whole brain emulation (WBE) or mind uploading (sometimes called "mind copying" or "mind transfer") is the hypothetical process of copying mental content (including long-term memory and "self") from a ...
Immortality
Immortality is eternal life or the ability to live forever. Biological forms have inherent limitations that medical interventions or engineering may or may not be able to overcome. Natural selection h...
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HeLa
A HeLa cell /ˈhiːlɑː/, also Hela or hela cell, is a cell type in an immortal cell line used in scientific research. It is the oldest and most commonly used human cell line. The line was derived from ...
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Aging-associated diseases
An aging-associated disease is a disease that is most often seen with increasing frequency with increasing senescence. Essentially, aging-associated diseases are complications arising from senescence....
Aging-associated diseases - Wikipedia