The latest data from the Office of National Statistics’ (ONS) shows that the UK’s life expectancy has plummeted to its lowest level in more than a decade.
A new study focuses on genotypes that increase the risk of a disease for which preventive or therapeutic measures have been established.
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We are always curious about the length of our lives and the signs that might indicate our health trajectory.
A research team from the School of Public Health, LKS Faculty of Medicine of the University of Hong Kong (HKUMed) provides genetic evidence that metformin might promote healthy ageing.
This extensive study focused on gray mouse lemurs of Madagascar and demonstrated a clear link between cognitive abilities and survival rates.
A commentary reviews the findings and recommendations of the Global Roadmap.
This is the first time a link between this stress response and ageing has been uncovered.
Androgens – male hormones – are involved in male fertility. However, it has previously been elusive how androgens affect the creation of sperm.