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Immunotherapy-first cancer treatment a 'game-changer', say scientists

Cancer patients should be given thorough immunotherapy before undergoing surgery to remove dangerous tumours, a new trial suggests.<p>A study on lung cancer patients found that activating the immune system can prompt tumours into spreading friendly T-cells around the body, significantly reducing the …

Cancer

Researchers Have Found a "Reset Button" for Aging Cells

Fighting Disease Before It Strikes<p>From revitalizing heartbeats and increasing longevity, to removing disorders via gene editing, blood-borne …

Drug shows promise against vision-robbing disease in seniors

WASHINGTON (AP) — An experimental drug is showing promise against an untreatable eye disease that blinds older adults — and intriguingly, it seems to work in patients who carry a particular gene flaw that fuels the damage to their vision.<p>Age-related macular degeneration, or AMD, is the leading …

Macular Degeneration

New device can heal with a single touch, and even repair brain injuries

A new device developed at The Ohio State University can start healing organs in a "fraction of a second," researchers say.<p>The technology, known as Tissue Nanotransfection (TNT), has the potential to save the lives of car crash victims and even deployed soldiers injured on site. It's a dime-sized …

Ohio State University

Unlocking the secrets of an ancient organism may show us how to live for centuries

For thousands of years, we’ve been searching for a way to extend our lives — without much luck. The average human lifespan in developed countries has …

Biology

These Animals Don't Age - Thanks to Telomeres!

<b>If you’d like to be Immortal, Study these Animals that already possess the ability to bypass Aging.</b><p>Most animals age faster than we do. But there are …

Biology

Molecular profiling of aged neural progenitors identifies Dbx2 as a candidate regulator of age‐associated neurogenic decline - Lupo - - Aging Cell

Giuseppe Lupo<p>Department of Chemistry, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy<p>Search for more papers by this author<p>Paola S. Nisi<p>Department of Biology …

The Power of MIRRORING Behaviors

Successful people know how to mirror. They mirror consciously. They mirror well.<p>The power of mirroring has been keenly on my mind in the aftermath of …

Empathetic people are made, not born, new research suggests

Empathetic people are made, not born, new research suggests.<p>The largest ever study into the genetic basis of empathy, suggests that just 10 per cent of the variation between people’s compassion and understanding is down to genes.<p>It means, the vast majority of a person's ability to recognise and …

Inevitable muscle wasting of old age could be stopped, scientists believe

The inevitable muscle wasting of old age could be stopped, scientists believe, after discovering why people become frail as they grow older.<p>Most people become weaker in their later years, as their leg muscles get smaller and less able to bear weight, which often leads to disability and falls.<p>But …

Your body language may shape who you are

Body language affects how others see us, but it may also change how we see ourselves. Social psychologist Amy Cuddy argues that "power posing" — …

Longevity Science: Unraveling the Secrets of Human Longevity & Aging

See also "Is Immortality Possible?" <b><br>We believe that the prospects for life extension depend on our own behavior by the mechanism of self-fulfilling</b> …

The Living, Breathing 'Human on a Chip' Is Coming

Researchers are combining human cells and polymers to make a very trippy contraption for medical testing.<p>The sleek contraption that won this year's UK Design Award doesn't resemble a living organ. But this translucent, glowing microchip, with slender tubes branching off of it, breathes just like a …

Biotechnology

Drug trial of Metformin to begin, may increase lifespan to 120

The idea of living in a healthy body as long as 120 years has to be appealing to virtually everyone. But it's impossible, no? No, actually, it may …

Citizen Journalism

Nobel scientist tells us we can live to 150

Advances in molecular science could see average lifespans of 120 years if scientists are to be believed<p>The unthinkable is within sight. Those born today have a chance of living to 150, and lifespans of 120 years may well be the norm. Your marriage had better be good if it is to last a century.<p>"We …

Breakthrough: Scientists reverse aging in human cells

New research published in the journal <i>BMC Cell Biology</i> shows that old human cells can be rejuvenated using chemicals similar to resveratrol, which is …

Medical Research

If young blood can really halt death, things are going to get weird

It’s fitting that the world’s oldest surviving work of literature is about a man who wanted to do just that: live on. <i>The Epic of Gilgamesh</i> follows …

Los Angeles

Why Culture Is More Important Than You Think!

Your company culture is the unique collection of values that defines for your organization, what is and is not tolerated, accepted, and lauded. If corporate transformation sounds difficult, that's because it is. According to research done by The Boston Consulting Group, PwC, and my own research, …

Team Building

Angela Friederici On Language in Our Brain

Language makes us human. For a long time, psychologists, linguists and neuroscientists have been racking their brains about how we process what we …

Linguistics

Draining Millennials of Their Blood to Rejuvenate Boomers

The California anti-aging therapy startup Alkahest launched a small clinical trial back in 2016. Subjects suffering from mild to moderate Alzheimer's …

Alzheimer's Disease

Inhibiting one enzyme may allow us to extend the human lifespan

A Key Enzyme<p>A new study has been able to extend the lifespan of worms and flies by inhibiting RNA polymerase III (Pol III). Since the enzyme is …

Anti-aging

Study reveals role of spleen in prolonged anxiety after stress

Scientists are uncovering clues to what might be unfolding in the relationship between the brain and immune system in those who suffer from long-term …

Overcoming Performance Anxiety With Sports Psychology

Do you perform well during training or practice but choke in competition? If feelings of nervousness, anxiety or fear interfere with your sports …

Self-help

Anti-ageing breakthrough: Reprogramming the body could extend lifespan, say scientists

Scientists say they have successfully increased the lifespan of mice by reprogramming their body’s cells using a technique that suggests the ageing …