23andMe allows users to explore their DNA by analyzing their spit. Women, like San Francisco Bay area resident Kelcey Kintner, believe their spit could tell them a lot about the future of their offspring. Click here for the full report from ABC News. Note that this process was named the 2008 Invention of The Year [...]
Create a single pill that contains a statin, three blood pressure drugs and aspirin, and you have an inexpensive medication that can reduce the risk of heart attack, stroke and other cardiovascular problems. Click here for an article found in U.S. News & World Report.
At Nanotech 2009 Nano-composite Hydrogels and their Application to Healthcare were presented from the NEDO project on RD on practical use of new medical componentes on Nano-composite Hydrogels.
Joseph Irudayaraj, a Purdue University associate professor of agricultural and biological engineering, developed the nanoscale, multifunctional probes, which have antibodies on board, to search out and attach to cancer cells. Click here for the article found in ScienceDaily.
Thanks to T.L. for emailing me this link. Click here.
Stanford University study finds that running did not damage joints in aging runners. Aging runners less likely to die from certain ailments, study says. As a 69 year old runner, I find this very encouraging. I’d hate to think that I’d been wasting my time for all these years. If only I could run as [...]
The Show is divided into two parts. Part 1 is titled “The Benefits of Calorie Restriction”. Part 2 is titled “High-Tech Ways to Extend Your Life”. When you get to the bottom of page 10 in Part 1, click on “How science and technology are helping people live longer” to start Part 2. When you [...]
The show was all about extreme life extension. Click here for details found on SalisburyPost.com in an article with the above title. I don’t normally watch the Oprah Winfrey Show. However, I did yesterday. At the beginning of the show, Dr. Oz interviewed several people who had been practicing “calorie restriction”. At the end of [...]
The Oprah Winfrey Show about “Extreme Life Extension” is scheduled for Tuesday, March 24 on ABC. Click here for an amazing preview showing on ABC News.
Did you ever stop to think how silly and also how dangerous it is to live our lives with absolutely no monitoring of our body’s medical status? Years from now people will look back and find it unbelievable that heart attacks, strokes, hormone imbalances, sugar levels, and hundreds of other bodily vital signs and malfunctions [...]