Headlines Tagged with Aging/Elderly — 2,235 headlines found
[UK] Most people will make it to 80: Wealthier and healthier lifestyles mean both men and women are living longer than ever
Attributed to decline in smoking and better diagnosis and treatment
Sep 29, 2016 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 30, 2016 02:24
The Duesseldorf regional court ruled Wednesday there was insufficient evidence that Friedhelm Adolfs had exposed other tenants to secondhand smoke by failing to air his apartment properly, the grounds cited for his eviction.
Sep 28, 2016 AP - Associated Press
added Sep 29, 2016 19:51
The findings could explain the seemingly random and unfair way that death is sometimes dealt out, and raise the intriguing future possibility of being able to extend the natural human lifespan.
Sep 28, 2016 The Guardian (uk)
added Sep 29, 2016 12:50
Some adults age faster biologically than others, and may die early even if they have healthy lifestyles, researchers report... The preliminary findings may help explain why some adults die young even if they have a nutritious diet, get regular exercise, d
Sep 28, 2016 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Sep 28, 2016 20:56
Tobacco smoke leaves its mark on DNA by changing a chemical code on the DNA molecule that can sometimes change gene activity, according to a new study. Some of these molecular changes revert to their original state when a smoker quits, but others persist
Sep 21, 2016 Reuters
added Sep 22, 2016 21:36
according to research at Texas A&M, it turns out the nicotine itself -- when given independently from tobacco -- could help protect the brain as it ages, and even ward off Parkinson's or Alzheimer's disease.
Sep 21, 2016 ScienceDaily
added Sep 21, 2016 16:29
Evaluation of Chronic Oral Nicotine Treatment in Food Consumption, Body Weight and [125I] Epibatidine Binding in Adult Mice
Three weeks of nicotine consumption decreased food intake and body weight, and increased expression of high affinity nicotine binding sites, hallmarks of central effects of chronic exposure to nicotine. Furthermore, chronic voluntary oral consumption of
Nov 15, 2015 Open Access Journal of Toxicology
added Sep 21, 2016 16:28
Nicotine -- when given independent of tobacco -- could help protect the brain as it ages and even ward off neuro-degenerative diseases such as Parkinson's or Alzheimer's disease, US researchers have said. The ability of nicotine -- an important component
Sep 21, 2016 IANS - Indo-Asian News Service (in)
added Sep 21, 2016 16:22
according to research at Texas A&M, it turns out the nicotine itself—when given independently from tobacco—could help protect the brain as it ages, and even ward off Parkinson's or Alzheimer's disease.
Sep 21, 2016 News-Medical.net
added Sep 21, 2016 16:21
[UK] How NICOTINE could help to prevent obesity and dementia: Drug 'reduces appetite and slows the brain's ageing'
When taken independently, nicotine - found in tobacco products - protects the brain as it ages by suppressing the desire to eat, scientists believe. But experts say smoking should still be avoided as it results in a vast array of health problems which ou
Sep 21, 2016 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 21, 2016 15:59