There's an avalanche of evidence that women who are under extreme duress in pregnancy have kids who have shorter attention spans, lower IQs, memory deficiencies and health problems.
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Based on a small, brief, but nonetheless profound and compelling study in the current issue of the highly regarded scientific journal, Cell Metabolism, I intend to start taking resveratrol.
Experiments with worms show that altering an enzyme can not only lengthen their life spans, but that the longevity effect can be carried across severa...
The first 50-year period is already a known quantity: a person is born, passes to adulthood, finds a partner and raises children. But no such certainty applies to the next 50 years. What do you expect your second lifetime to be?
The most fundamental reason to lose weight is to live younger for longer.
For decades, research has suggested that people with positive emotions may live longer and healthier lives.
U.S. life expectancy is actually heading downward.
Molecular biologists have observed that people's cells often age at different rates, leading them to make a distinction between chronological and biol...
So instead of denial or baby boomer bashing, maybe we need to be more thoughtful about how scary it is to age in the 21st century. Boomers know that a very long life can be a pyrrhic victory.
Swedish scientists have discovered that long life and good health have nothing to do with a man's education and everything to do with his wife's. Men ...
According to the March of Dimes, 1 in 33 babies born in the US have a birth defect -- about twice as many as in China.
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