New research in mice finds that an enzyme found in the blood of young rodents can extend life and promote healthy aging in older mice.
A new study in animals has found that the gut immune system of aged mice was almost the same as that of younger mice after fecal transplants.
The discovery of a second cell target for the immunosuppressant rapamycin could help its development as an anti-aging, neuroprotective drug.
A new study reviews the effects of exercising in older life. Greater independence and higher self-worth are only some of the benefits of physical activity.
Dry and damaged skin can be uncomfortable but, according to a new study, it might also increase the risk of some age-related chronic diseases.
Adults aged 50 and older who watched TV for 3.5 hours or more per day had greater verbal memory decline after 6 years than those who watched less TV.
New research finds that a compound in a traditional Japanese medicinal plant could boost cellular health and protect against the ill effects of aging.
In the first clinical trial in humans, researchers test a promising drug combination that could help fight the effects of cellular aging.
In showing how an enzyme halts cell division by producing reactive oxygen species, scientists shed new light on the biology of aging and related diseases.
Reducing an RNA-binding protein that increases with age improved mitochondrial function in old mice. The finding could lead to new targets to combat aging.