Progeria: the genetic disease that turns kids into old men

I wish I was just talking about big kids or men that behave themselves like children.…

Astroglia: key player in neurodegeneration

While everyone has heard about neurons, the information transmitting cells in the nervous system, astroglia is…

Probacteria against aging

It is quite probable that you’ve heard from the benefits of yoghurt and other probacteria containing…

Long lived dieting monkeys

Dieting is a commonly used term in our society (especially if you’re a woman), even when…

Caloric restriction: key to aging delay?

It is simply not possible to be forever young. That is a fact that we are…

Reprogramming aging

Reprogramming is considered to be the potential medical miracle of the century, it should in principle…

Go Purple for Alzheimer’s!

If I were to ask you about Alzheimer’s, what would you say? You’d probably nod on…

What can mad cow disease teach us about Alzheimer’s

If you’re old enough, you might remember hearing about the mad cow disease crisis in Europe…

An out of phase clock’s relationship to aging

Everytime we travel across the Atlantic we realise the existence of our internal clock, mainly because…

Fasting against diabetes

Diabetes is a disease typically associated with old age, especially when speaking of type 2, characterized…