It is well known that eating leafy greens will help you live a longer, healthier life, but what about living near them? A new study published by researchers at the Harvard T.C. Chan School of Public Health looks at the effects of the presence of vegetation on the longevity of women and shows that the impact is indeed long-lasting. The … Read More

The brain is one of the most complex organs in the human body. It acts as the control center and manages the body’s physiological systems via complex networks and pathways. As commonly shown in research, and even in popular media, the brain’s functions tend to decline with age. But what is the reason behind this? How … Read More

There’s often a lot of talk about the benefits of exercise in the media, but it can still be hard to find the proper motivation to exercise on a consistent basis. Well, here’s another reason to start moving your body: exercise has been shown to slow down the aging process! A recent study aggregated a large volume of … Read More

My achy-breaky back and seemingly infinite fatigue often make me feel old beyond my years, but for some, this feeling is much more than a sarcastic throwaway. Progeria, also called Hutchinson-Gilford Progeria Syndrome, is a rare (one in four million) genetic condition that causes patients to age very quickly. Patients with progeria begins to present … Read More

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