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.
Using tiny aquatic animals, scientists tested the idea that colder temperatures extend lifespan and found that it depends on individual genetic makeup.
A new study finds that 6 months of exercise, when added to dieting, can reverse 9 years of decline in certain cognitive functions.
Loneliness is a significant and growing problem. A recent study investigates the effect of belonging to a community choir on well-being in older adults.
New research uncovers 21 genetic variants that are associated with changes in lifespan and presents a genetic score that predicts a person's survival.