12 Key Nutrients For Extending Your Life

Story at-a-glance Telomeres, the tiny units of DNA at the very end of each chromosome, shorten over time because they cannot fully replicate each time the cell divides. Hence, as you get older, your telomeres get shorter and shorter. But a growing body of research is showing that certain nutrients play a huge role in…

The Anti-Aging Pill

     Dr. Leonard Guarente, Professor of Biology at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) has created an anti-aging pill that will challenge the signs of aging and will significantly slow them down. Dr. Guarente, 61, who also heads the Glenn Laboratory for the Science and Aging, has dedicated his life’s work to finding out…

To Do | Making Hospital Stays Easier For Friends and Family

How to Make a Loved One’s Time in the Hospital Easier for Everyone Profile by Mihir Patkar EXPAND A hospital stay—especially an unexpected one—his already hard on the person in the bed, but it’s hard on everyone else too. If the patient is someone you love, you’ll want to go the extra mile to make everything…