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agingHow many healthy years of life do you have left ?

A group of actuaries created a life expectancy calculator that calculates how many healthy years one could look forward to. eating right getting plenty of exercise, sleeping right, there were other factors. Education and income level, alcohol intake, safe driving …

agingCommon strength ‘genes’ identified for first time

Researchers used data on hand grip strength from more than 140,000 participants in the UK Biobank study, combined with 50,000 additional individuals from the UK, Netherlands, Denmark and Australia, to identify sixteen common genetic variants that are associated with muscle …

agingAt least one 72 year old japanese woman alive now will live to 2070 and reach 125 years of age

A study in the journal nature makes the case for maximum human lifespan increasing to 125 without radical life extension. Some previous work by other researchers argue that there is a limit to human lifespan of around 115 years, with …

agingClaimed antiaging benefits of blood transfusion from teenagers to those over 35

Since August 2016, Karmazin’s company, Ambrosia, has been transfusing people aged 35 and older with plasma – the liquid component of blood – taken from people aged between 16 and 25. So far, 70 people have been treated, all of …

agingAbout 20% of over 65 are working in the US and UK

More older Americans – those ages 65 and older – are working than at any time since the turn of the century, and today’s older workers are spending more time on the job than did their peers in previous years. …

agingOldest human might have reached 146 or it was a very long con

An Indonesian man claimed to be 146 years old – the longest living human ever. He died in his village in Central Java. According to his papers, Sodimedjo, also known as Mbah Ghoto (grandpa Ghoto), was born in December 1870. …

agingLast official person born in 19th century has died

The world’s oldest person has died in Italy at the age of 117, reports say. Emma Morano was born on 29 November 1899 in the Piedmont region of Italy. She was officially the last person born in the 1800s still …

agingIsrael looking at Advanced F15 with more range, new electronics, sensors and double the weapons

Israel is working on two large procurement deals with the United States for jet fighters and helicopters to upgrade two IAF squadrons. Funding is to come from part of the MoU signed in September between Jerusalem and Washington that would …

agingPharma Industry insider and advocate of reduced regulation picked to head FDA but not even more pro-antiaging O’Neill

President Trump as nominating Dr. Scott Gottlieb to be Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Gottlieb is a medical doctor and former FDA deputy commissioner. Gottlieb has advocated speeding up the approval complex generics — cheaper, copycat versions …

agingPreparing in case of an Artificial Intelligence job winter

In the TV show Game of Thrones, there is a common warning – Winter is Coming. It refers to an impending war and attack of Zombies. There has been steady stream of articles and studies that to detail concerns about …