Rhodiola Extract Extends Lifespan in Drosophila

Rhodiola Extract Extends Lifespan in Drosophila

Rhodiola Extract Extends Lifespan in Drosophila, Scientists Find The herbal extract of a yellow-flowered perennial plant known as Golden Root has been shown in a study reported in the journal PLoS ONE to extend the lifespan of fruit flies by 24 percent. Rhodiola rosea...
Exercise and Resveratrol help older men

Exercise and Resveratrol help older men

Lyle J. Dennis, M.D.Both exercise and the polyphenol compound resveratrol have been shown to have positive health benefits. Hundreds of studies have proven that regular aerobic exercise reduces the risk of all diseases and increases lifespan. Many people who exercise...
Radical thinking about life longevity; how about 120 years?

Radical thinking about life longevity; how about 120 years?

Another article recognizing the general expectations that life span will continue to increase….  By Bob Cummings:  We’re talking about “Radical Life Extension” here! At least, that’s according to the Pew Research Center, which came out with a large report Aug. 6...
The Island Where People Forget to Die

The Island Where People Forget to Die

Stamatis Moraitis tending his vineyard and olive grove on Ikaria. By DAN BUETTNER In 1943, a Greek war veteran named Stamatis Moraitis came to the United States for treatment of a combat-mangled arm. He’d survived a gunshot wound, escaped to Turkey and eventually...