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  • Are Fitness Trackers Accurate? Choosing the Right One By The Life Extension   -   Feb 12, 2019

    ARE FITNESS TRACKERS ACCURATE? CHOOSING THE RIGHT ONE

    Peter Marino, CPT, CHC Are fitness trackers accurate at calorie counting? Do fitness trackers calculate calories accurately? Right...

    Stress
  • New Year's Resolutions: Why We Make Them By The Life Extension   -   Feb 5, 2019

    NEW YEAR'S RESOLUTIONS: WHY WE MAKE THEM

    Have you kept your New Year's resolutions? If you're like most of us, the answer is no. We all want to live better, healthier lives...

  • The Best Way to Get Omega-3 While Avoiding Mercury By The Life Extension   -   Feb 1, 2019

    THE BEST WAY TO GET OMEGA-3 WHILE AVOIDING MERCURY

    Holli Ryan, RD, LD/N We know that fish is healthy, right? It's a great source of protein, and some types of fish, salmon for example,...

    Food, Diet
  • Machine Learning and Medicine: Is AI the Future of Psychiatry? By The Life Extension   -   Jan 24, 2019

    MACHINE LEARNING AND MEDICINE: IS AI THE FUTURE OF PSYCHIATRY?

    What Is the Future of Medicine? Artificial intelligence, or AI is something we hear a lot about today. In this interview with Life Extension's...

    Neurology, Brain
  • Is Superwoman Syndrome a Public Health Crisis? Interview with Integrative Physician Tasneem Bhatia, MD By The Life Extension   -   Jan 23, 2019

    IS SUPERWOMAN SYNDROME A PUBLIC HEALTH CRISIS? INTERVIEW WITH INTEGRATIVE PHYSICIAN TASNEEM BHATIA, MD

    Wife, mother, breadwinner, homemaker. .. today's women juggle a number of different roles. However, “having it all” - relationship,...

    Power, Cancer, Stress, Obesity, Diabetes, Hypertension
  • Interview with Suzanne Somers: Living Proof that Anti-Aging Therapies Work By The Life Extension   -   Jan 15, 2019

    INTERVIEW WITH SUZANNE SOMERS: LIVING PROOF THAT ANTI-AGING THERAPIES WORK

    Just how old is Suzanne Somers anyway? That's the question in everyone's mind upon meeting this vibrant, youthful health advocate,...

    Brain, Anti-aging
  • Best Form of Folate to Take? Folic Acid Awareness Week By The Life Extension   -   Jan 11, 2019

    BEST FORM OF FOLATE TO TAKE? FOLIC ACID AWARENESS WEEK

    Holli Ryan RD, LD/N The Benefits of Folate and the Best Form to Take The best form of folate to take is the metabolically active form...

    Vitamins, Food, Cancer, Alzheimer, Brain
  • Whole-Person Cancer Care: Alternative Approaches to Treating Cancer By The Life Extension   -   Jan 8, 2019

    WHOLE-PERSON CANCER CARE: ALTERNATIVE APPROACHES TO TREATING CANCER

    Are there alternative ways to treat cancer that can be added to standard regimens? Is it within our power to prevent cancer and other...

    Power, Cancer
  • Personalized Medicine: Profiling Cancer Cells for Customized Care By The Life Extension   -   Dec 28, 2018

    PERSONALIZED MEDICINE: PROFILING CANCER CELLS FOR CUSTOMIZED CARE

    Personalized Cancer Treatment Dr. Robert Nagourney is founder and director of Nagourney Cancer Institute, a research and testing lab...

    AIDS, Cancer, Drugs
  • Discussion: Celiac Disease and Gluten Sensitivity with Yale Professor Dr. Marie Robert, GI Specialist By The Life Extension   -   Dec 20, 2018

    DISCUSSION: CELIAC DISEASE AND GLUTEN SENSITIVITY WITH YALE PROFESSOR DR. MARIE ROBERT, GI SPECIALIST

    Celiac Disease versus Gluten Sensitivity Is it celiac disease.. . or something else? That's the question asked by Life Extension's...

    Food
  • Cool Health Benefits of Cryotherapy and Cold Temperature Exposure By The Life Extension   -   Dec 19, 2018

    COOL HEALTH BENEFITS OF CRYOTHERAPY AND COLD TEMPERATURE EXPOSURE

    Cold Temperature Health Benefits We all know the benefit of applying ice to an injury or burn, or a cold compress to an aching head....

    Stroke, Skin, Arthritis, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Cold, Fatigue
  • 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