aging process

Hot Yoga reverses Sudhir Mishra’s aging process


March 30th, 2012 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 30 (IANS) Filmmaker Sudhir Mishra is currently on an all-time high. Ever since the 53-year old filmmaker discovered Hot Yoga he has begun to feel the change, espeically ... Read more...

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No fad diets for Sofia Vergara


December 28th, 2011 - 9:50 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 28 (IANS) Columbian actress Sofia Vergara says she doesn't believe in fad diets or weird eating regimes.Vergara tries to stick to what she knows with food and eats ... Read more...

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No plastic surgery for Hayek


August 18th, 2011 - 1:43 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Aug 18 (IANS) Actress Salma Hayek says she is not in favour of plastic surgery and one should embrace the aging process naturally."I believe that every woman is ... Read more...

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Tomato compound may help prevent prostate cancer


July 14th, 2011 - 6:25 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 14 (IANS) Lycopene, a red pigment that gives tomatoes their distinctive colour, could help prevent prostate cancer, say scientists.Lycopene is a potent antioxidant and some studies have shown ... Read more...

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Common lab dye may be the key to longevity


March 31st, 2011 - 2:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 31 (ANI): A new study has shown that basic Yellow 1, a dye used in neuroscience laboratories around the world to detect damaged protein in Alzheimer's disease, is a wonder ... Read more...

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Bees could hold the key to dementia


March 24th, 2011 - 3:20 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 24 (IANS) A Norwegian scientist has successfully reversed the aging process in bee brain, which may have a bearing on dementia."We accept that as we age, our health ... Read more...

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Scientists discover a key to maintaining our DNA


March 19th, 2011 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 19 (ANI): Scientists have discovered how DNA maintenance is regulated, opening the door to interventions that may enhance the body's natural preservation of genetic information.DNA contains all of the genetic ... Read more...

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Key to male potency may lie in bones


February 20th, 2011 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 20 (IANS) The skeleton may be the key to fertility in male mice through a hormone released by it known as osteocalcin, a study suggests, and this could well be ... Read more...

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Scientists find binary switch that turns ‘aging process on and off’


February 17th, 2011 - 4:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 17 (ANI): Scientists from the Salk Institute of Biological Studies have found that deactivation of a protein in roundworms increases their lifespan, most likely mediating the effects of calorie restriction.Previously, ... Read more...

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Cheryl Tiegs Talks Of Aging And Modeling On “The Oprah Winfrey Show”


February 5th, 2011 - 2:58 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Feb 5, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It was stars re-uniting at the last episode of "The Oprah Winfrey Show" where the audience saw yesteryear beauties Cheryl Tiegs, Beverly Johnson, Stephanie Seymour and ... Read more...

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Getting older is like being a wilting flower, says Sarah Jessica Parker


December 3rd, 2010 - 4:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 3 (ANI): There is no easy way to halt the aging process and it seems Sarah Jessica Parker has understood this."I don't know what I can do about the aging. ... Read more...

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Molecular ’switch’ that contributes to cellular aging process identified


December 1st, 2010 - 1:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 1 (ANI): A team from the Harvard School of Public Health (HSPH) has found a molecular "switch" that can "turn off" some cellular processes that are protective against aging and ... Read more...

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How eating less can make you live longer


November 19th, 2010 - 1:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 19 (ANI): A new study has discovered a molecular pathway that is a key determinant of the aging process and could explain why eating less could extend lifespan."We're getting closer ... Read more...

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Workshop to rejuvenate elderly couples’ sex lives organized in Malaysia


November 18th, 2010 - 5:42 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Nov 18 (ANI): A workshop is being organised in Terengganu, Malaysia, with the purpose of rejuvenating the sex lives of elderly couples.Some 300 senior citizens are expected to take part.A ... Read more...

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Study reveals how ageing impacts the brain


November 8th, 2010 - 3:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 8 (ANI): A Swedish research has suggested that measuring the lactic acid levels in the brain could reveal the aging process, in mice at least.Researchers at the Karolinska Institute, Sweden, ... Read more...

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Lactate levels in brain help in monitoring aging process


November 3rd, 2010 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 3 (ANI): Scientists have demonstrated that they may be able to monitor the aging process in the brain, by using MRI technique to measure the brain lactic acid levels.The findings ... Read more...

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Obese kids show signs of middle-aged heart disease


October 27th, 2010 - 1:12 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 27 (IANS) Obese children are showing signs of heart disease that doctors only expect to see in middle-aged adults.A study of overweight youngsters found that their blood vessels had stiffness ... Read more...

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Women outlive genetically ‘disposable’ men


October 26th, 2010 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 26 (IANS) In the ultimate battle of the sexes, women usually win.Now scientists have come up with a theory to explain why woman live longer than men: men are more ... Read more...

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13-year-olds showing signs of middle-aged obesity


October 25th, 2010 - 2:50 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 25 (ANI): A study has revealed that blood vessels of obese children have stiffness normally seen in much older adults with cardiovascular disease.The mean age of the children in Dr. ... Read more...

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Chinese ‘afraid of aging process’


September 25th, 2010 - 5:21 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep 25 (ANI): A new survey has revealed that people in China are among the most fearful of getting old.According to Bupa, a British healthcare organization, which asked 12,262 people ... Read more...

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Bile may harbour human Fountain Of Youth


September 16th, 2010 - 1:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 16 (ANI): A new research from Concordia University has put the human quest for longer life one step closer.The new study is the first to identify the role of a ... Read more...

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Why sex life doesn’t have to end at menopause


August 15th, 2010 - 11:58 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 15 (ANI): Just because you hit menopause doesn't mean your sex life is over- in fact, most women can enjoy better sex after their reproductive years. Here's why.Not only it ... Read more...

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Julia Roberts Believes In Aging Naturally


August 6th, 2010 - 7:06 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 6, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Julia Roberts has refused to try Botox injections in order to stop looking older. She wants her kids to see all her ... Read more...

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Keeping heart healthy may slow down brain aging


August 3rd, 2010 - 12:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 3 (ANI): Want to slow down the aging process of your brain? Well, then start keeping you heart healthy, suggests a new study.In the study, people whose hearts pumped less ... Read more...

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Gene involved in aging also linked to Alzheimer’s


July 23rd, 2010 - 1:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 23 (ANI): A gene previously implicated in the aging process has now been linked to Alzheimer's disease (AD).MIT biology professor Leonard Guarente and his colleagues showed that in mice engineered ... Read more...

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Teen binge drinkers at risk of future bone fractures


July 13th, 2010 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 13 (IANS) Binge-drinking teenagers may be at risk of future osteoporosis and bone fractures, a new study says. Osteoporosis is a condition that is linked with fractures.A new Loyola University ... Read more...

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Drew Barrymore ‘not afraid of aging’


July 9th, 2010 - 5:29 pm ICT by ANI
New York, July 9 (ANI): Drew Barrymore has confessed that she doesn't fear the aging process."From my perspective, there's no reason to be afraid of aging, because if you age, you're lucky!" ... Read more...

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Italian farmers unveil anti-aging square ’super tomato’


July 6th, 2010 - 2:57 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 6 (ANI): Italian farmers have unveiled a square "super tomato", which, they say, actually slows the aging process.Farmers said the new variety of the salad favourite contained high concentrations of ... Read more...

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Aging-related gene plays role in stem cell differentiation


June 5th, 2010 - 2:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 5 (ANI): Researchers from the Center for Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine and the Department of Medicine at Thomas Jefferson University claim that a gene shown to play a ... Read more...

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‘Stress’ protein may stop aging process


May 25th, 2010 - 1:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 25 (ANI): Excessive amounts of HSP10 (Heat Shock Protein) inside mitochondria - 'organs' that act as energy generators in cells - can halt the body's ageing process by preserving muscle ... Read more...

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Anti-aging pills should be taken before old age for benefits


May 25th, 2010 - 12:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 25 (ANI): Anti-aging supplements should be taken before old age for benefits, researchers at the University of Florida's Institute on Aging claim.The experts opine that neutraceuticals- supplements made up ... Read more...

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Beware: Sodas, junk food speed up aging


April 28th, 2010 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 28 (IANS) High levels of phosphates may add more "pop" to sodas and junk food but they also speed up aging, research says. They may also increase the prevalence and ... Read more...

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Sodas, processed foods can accelerate signs of aging


April 27th, 2010 - 2:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 27 (ANI): High levels of phosphate in sodas and processed foods can accelerate the aging process in mice and contribute to age-associated complications such as chronic kidney disease, claims a ... Read more...

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People are living longer, but what does it mean?


March 26th, 2010 - 3:55 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 26 (IANS) People in developed nations are living in good health as much as a decade longer than their parents did, not because aging has been slowed or reversed but ... Read more...

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Helen Mirren ‘understands’ why women undergo plastic surgery


January 28th, 2010 - 7:58 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Jan 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Dame Helen Mirren, who has often stripped in front of the camera, says that she now understands why women choose to go under the knife. She ... Read more...

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