Logo

The Life Extension

 http://blog.lef.org/

  • Silent Killers: Five Life-Threatening Diseases By The Life Extension   -   Dec 14, 2018

    SILENT KILLERS: FIVE LIFE-THREATENING DISEASES

    Which life-threatening diseases have no symptoms? What do high blood pressure, human papilloma virus , pancreatic cancer, diabetes,...

    Sleep, Cures, Cancer, Breast, Breasts, Diabetes
  • Is Hydration the Cure for What Ails You? Interview with Author of "Quench" Science of Hydration By The Life Extension   -   Dec 6, 2018

    IS HYDRATION THE CURE FOR WHAT AILS YOU? INTERVIEW WITH AUTHOR OF "QUENCH" SCIENCE OF HYDRATION

    Optimum Hydration Levels Water: Fountain of Youth We've heard a lot about optimal nutrition, but what about optimal hydration? Could...

    Nutrition, Fatigue, Drop, Diet, Brain, Diabetes, Cancer, Cures
  • What are Advanced Glycation End Products? The A.G.E.less Diet with Helen Vlassara, M.D By The Life Extension   -   Nov 27, 2018

    WHAT ARE ADVANCED GLYCATION END PRODUCTS? THE A.G.E.LESS DIET WITH HELEN VLASSARA, M.D

    The AGEless Diet We've known about AGEs in foods for nearly a century, but their potential for harm has only recently been brought...

    Food, Diet, Diabetes
  • Does a normal thyroid test always mean a normal thyroid? By The Life Extension   -   Nov 20, 2018

    DOES A NORMAL THYROID TEST ALWAYS MEAN A NORMAL THYROID?

    The Thyroid: Conductor of the Hormonal Symphony Does a normal thyroid test always mean a normal thyroid? That's the question Life Extension's...

    Anti-aging, Skin, Depression, Fatigue
  • Role of Precious Metals in Health and Medicine By The Life Extension   -   Nov 9, 2018

    ROLE OF PRECIOUS METALS IN HEALTH AND MEDICINE

    Precious Metals in Medicine Precious metals are naturally lustrous elements that have a high economic value. Gold, silver, and platinum...

    Nutrition, Infertility, Trace elements
  • Let's Talk Amino Acids & Protein with Integrative Medicine Practitioner Fred Pescatore, MD, MPH By The Life Extension   -   Nov 6, 2018

    LET'S TALK AMINO ACIDS & PROTEIN WITH INTEGRATIVE MEDICINE PRACTITIONER FRED PESCATORE, MD, MPH

    Amino Acids: Building Blocks of Your Body Proteins are the building blocks of life and amino acids are the building blocks of proteins....

    Stress, Hair, Diet, Food
  • Not Another Fad Diet: Intermittent Calorie Restriction By The Life Extension   -   Nov 1, 2018

    NOT ANOTHER FAD DIET: INTERMITTENT CALORIE RESTRICTION

    Holli Ryan RD, LD/N Indulge Without the Bulge this Holiday Season The holidays are coming! People often ditch their diet plan altogether...

    Vitamins, Plan, Nutrition, Food, Diet, Minerals
  • Stand Up for Good Health: Risks of Sitting Too Long By The Life Extension   -   Oct 31, 2018

    STAND UP FOR GOOD HEALTH: RISKS OF SITTING TOO LONG

    Sitting Health Risks Stand Up for Good Health While we all know the hazards of failing to include regular exercise as a part of our...

  • Aubrey de Grey: Don't Make Peace with Aging; Anti-Aging Isn't Science Fiction By The Life Extension   -   Oct 24, 2018

    AUBREY DE GREY: DON'T MAKE PEACE WITH AGING; ANTI-AGING ISN'T SCIENCE FICTION

    Aging Process Renowned researcher Aubrey de Grey, PhD, has a few things to say about the aging process. “It is no longer acceptable...

    Plan, Anti-aging
  • Evolution of Fitness in Humans: The Sedentary Shift By The Life Extension   -   Oct 20, 2018

    EVOLUTION OF FITNESS IN HUMANS: THE SEDENTARY SHIFT

    There's a growing recognition of the harm incurred by prolonged inactivity and the resulting lack of fitness. When did it become so...

  • Rethinking Cholesterol and Heart Disease Risk with Cardiologist Michael Ozner, MD By The Life Extension   -   Oct 18, 2018

    RETHINKING CHOLESTEROL AND HEART DISEASE RISK WITH CARDIOLOGIST MICHAEL OZNER, MD

    You might think cholesterol alone is the key indicator of a healthy heart, but it's not the “root” cause. Learn how atherogenic lipoproteins...

    Cholesterol
  • Michael T. Murray, ND: You're Only as Healthy as Your Gut By The Life Extension   -   Oct 12, 2018

    MICHAEL T. MURRAY, ND: YOU'RE ONLY AS HEALTHY AS YOUR GUT

    Hippocrates asserted that all health, as well as all disease, begins in the gut. Natural health author and Bastyr University Board...

    Food, Bloat, Digestion, Face
  • 6 Healthful Reasons to Eat Nutmeg By The Life Extension   -   Oct 6, 2018

    6 HEALTHFUL REASONS TO EAT NUTMEG

    Nutmeg, while not a type of nut, is the seed of Myrista fragrans , a tree that grows in Indonesia. The seed is covered with a skin...

    Asthma, Skin
  • Health: Getting “Back to the Basics” with Dr. Stephen Schimpff By The Life Extension   -   Oct 5, 2018

    HEALTH: GETTING “BACK TO THE BASICS” WITH DR. STEPHEN SCHIMPFF

    Does our health deteriorate annually? The bad news, according to Stephen C. Schimpff, MD, is that it does. The good news is that, while...

    Stress, Sleep, Brain, Diet, Food
  • Let's Talk Turmeric with Christian Wilde, Medical Author & Researcher By The Life Extension   -   Sep 25, 2018

    LET'S TALK TURMERIC WITH CHRISTIAN WILDE, MEDICAL AUTHOR & RESEARCHER

    An Introduction to the Golden Spice For ages, gold has been the symbol of that which is most valuable. Gold's ability to remain untarnished...

  • Pygeum: Plant-Based Extract for Prostate Health By The Life Extension   -   Sep 13, 2018

    PYGEUM: PLANT-BASED EXTRACT FOR PROSTATE HEALTH

    Prunus africana, or African plum, was formerly classified as Pygeum africanum- a name under which it is still often known. In the Western...

    Prostate
  • Healthy Living After 40: Tips for Hormone Balance & Weight Management By The Life Extension   -   Sep 11, 2018

    HEALTHY LIVING AFTER 40: TIPS FOR HORMONE BALANCE & WEIGHT MANAGEMENT

    Carrie Forrest Turning 40 years old doesn't have the same negative connotation it had when I was growing up. Or, maybe that's just...

    Stress, Sleep, Food
  • Can We Protect Ourselves from a Toxic Environment? By The Life Extension   -   Sep 11, 2018

    CAN WE PROTECT OURSELVES FROM A TOXIC ENVIRONMENT?

    Polluted food, water pollution, air pollution , noise pollution, electromagnetic pollution - it appears that toxins are everywhere...

    Regard, Pollution, Food
  • The Importance of Fermented Foods By The Life Extension   -   Sep 11, 2018

    THE IMPORTANCE OF FERMENTED FOODS

    Renee Lewis Fermented foods might not sound all that appealing, but they're incredibly important for our overall health. Way back -before...

    Food, Digestion, Cold
  • Molybdenum: Trace Mineral with Health Benefits By The Life Extension   -   Sep 11, 2018

    MOLYBDENUM: TRACE MINERAL WITH HEALTH BENEFITS

    Molybdenum is one of the lesser known trace elements in human nutrition; nevertheless, it is essential for human health. According...

    Nutrition, Minerals, Trace elements