Harold Laski

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Smiling makes you look older

When asked, most people would say that a smile takes years off your appearance. According to the latest study, it is quite the reverse. Research …

The Best 8 Cures for Sciatica – Much Better Than Any Painkiller

The biggest nerve in the body is the sciatic nerve, it goes to the buttocks and extends to the limb of foot down. The location makes it important for …

How scientists are hunting for a safer opioid painkiller

An opioid epidemic is upon us. Prescription painkillers such as fentanyl and morphine can ease terrible pain, but they can also cause addiction and …

Medicine

Back pain tied to increased fall risk for older men

(Reuters Health) – - Back pain is the most common type of pain older men complain of, and it could signal a greater risk of falling, even for people with no other disabilities, according to a recent U.S. study.<p>“We know that older people with back pain have poor physical function, like lower …

Pain

A novel approach: Fighting painkiller addiction at home

People hooked on prescription painkillers were able to use a drug at home to curb cravings and prevent abuse while waiting to get in a treatment program, finds a small study that gives hope for a new way to fight the opioid problem.<p>The drug used in the study is usually only given under supervision …

Ending Lower Back Pain

Anyone who has suffered from back pain will tell you: It’s the f$cking worst. To learn how to treat it effectively—not to mention prevent it in the …

Pain

Lower Back Pain Yoga Stretches THAT WORK

Shoutvalve.com

This domain has recently been listed in the marketplace. Please click here to inquire.<p>Say You Love Me<br>• Holla<br>• Shout DVD<br>• Ten Little Fish<br>• Tears for …

The New Cannabis Capsule is So Powerful It Can Replace Any Pain Killer

Fortunately, people are becoming increasingly interested in natural remedies and alternative medicine.<p>However, this does not change the attitude of …

Food for thought: foods that can make muscle and joint pain worse!

Why is diet so important?<p>While there are certain foods that contain specific vitamins and minerals that can help soothe your aching joints and …

Nutrition

6 Ways to Manage Lower Back Pain Effectively

In a parallel universe, dieting might be easy. In our sphere – it’s sadly not.<p>I’ve done plenty of short and long diets in my life, successful and …

Weight Loss

Breakthrough therapy against aging by Russian scientist - Russia Beyond

Alexei Karnaukhov is a senior researcher at the Institute of Cell Biophysics. Although he is 55 years old, he plans to live for another 100 years. He claims his breakthrough in using bone marrow cells has the potential to dramatically reverse the aging process and increase both longevity and the …

Boosting levels of known antioxidant may help resist age-related decline

A specific detoxification compound, glutathione, helps resist the toxic stresses of everyday life – but its levels decline with age and this sets the …

Wellness

Known Antioxidant NAC may Help Resist Age-Related Decline

A new study, published in the journal Redox Biology, also highlighted a compound - N-acetyl-cysteine, or NAC - that is already used in high doses in …

On Becoming 90

I often still feel like a spring chicken, but I'm coming to realize I'm really just an old hen. So this column is to prepare all of my readers who, if they are lucky enough, also reach 90.<p>What is reassuring is that it is too late for me to die young. I sometimes wonder which of my organs will fail …

Being Overweight Ages Your Brain By 10 Years, According to New Study

It turns out a bigger belly may make your brain shrink<p>Extra fat may make your brain shrivel: People who are overweight show more age-related decline in their brains than lean people do, a new study published in <i>Neurobiology of Aging</i> suggests.<p>After analyzing imaging from 527 adults, the researchers …

Mail-order tests check for signs of early aging

Your cells might be aging faster than you are, and new tests purport to help you find out.<p>A few companies are offering mail-order testing to measure the length of people’s telomeres, the protective caps of DNA on the ends of chromosomes that have been likened to the plastic tips that prevent …

Is a Red Wine Compound a Miracle Drug for Infertility and Aging?

“A glass of red wine a day could keep polycystic ovaries at bay,” said a news headline this week. This and similar reports were based on research …

Antioxidant Supplements, Vitamins And Minerals

Before rushing out and starting to juice, it is a good idea to educate yourself on the benefits of drinking different juices so that you will know …

Walking can reduce memory loss in seniors, study says

A new study from the University of British Columbia shows an hour of walking three times a week can help reduce the cognitive impairment that causes …

Are you older than your real age?

Here are five easy ways to slow the ageing process down…<p>While you're busy putting creams and oils on your skin in a bid to look younger, did you know …

Normal aging vs. dementia: Understanding the difference in symptoms and treatments

Home » Brain Function » Mental Health » Normal aging vs. dementia: Understanding the difference in symptoms and treatments<p>Dementia is often mistaken …

14 Things No One Tells You About Aging

The Cruelness of Calling Older Adults 'Sweetie'

Writer Ceridwen Dovey didn’t think it would be difficult to write a novel from the point of view of a man in his late 80s. Dovey, a 30-something …

DNA Can Reveal Your Risk of Disease

We can learn a lot from our DNA. But little endcaps on our chromosomes, known as telomeres, may hold information to understanding more about our risk …

Why are urinary tract infections such a big deal for the elderly?

For many young women, urinary tract infections are an occasional annoyance. They cause a few painful hours and many trips to the bathroom, but are …

Researchers May Have Discovered The 'Fountain of Youth'

Medicine

The 5 Myths That Need To Go Away About Older People Having Sex

Warning: This may make you blush.<p>1. Old people don’t ever have sex.<p>This, of course, is the big one. All those other myths are just the fruit that falls from this poisoned tree. So, for the record: Aging alone does not kill anyone’s desire to have sex. Relationship tiffs, hormone shifts and physical …

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