Tag: aging

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Being Sad and Lonely Accelerates Aging More Than Smoking

The title is the same as the one of the popular press article. And since feelings of…

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Negative childhood experiences accelerate aging/disease in humans

I am posting this study mostly as a counterexample to all the drivel coming out of gerontology…

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Lifestyle, not age, rules cognitive function…

…whether you are 18 or 80. Yes, I know it is hard to believe this statement but…

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No evidence for rate-of-living theory of aging

Just a quick post, since this topic dominates anti-aging research – i.e. despite lack of concrete evidence…

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“Endurance” exercise ages the vascular system of males by more than a decade

A very interesting study, though I don’t really agree with its findings that while “endurance” (in this…

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Hypogonadism in older males due to low OXPHOS

I suspect many readers will simply say “duh!”, but believe or not the origin of age-related hypogonadism…

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Age-related steroid deficiency may be treatable with niacinamide

The study is actually about eye health, and the effects androgens play in it. However, the findings…

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Aging and disease are the same process, driven by low metabolism

I am posting about this mostly due to its “told you so” factor – i.e. more and…

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Exercise brain-boost may be due simply to increasing brain selenium levels

Yet another study demonstrating that many of the “mysterious” benefits of exercise most likely have nothing to…

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Fasting causes aging by energy depletion, vitamin B2 can stop it

Well, if this title does not rile up the fasting crowd, I don’t know what will:-) Aside…