Endurance Training makes Aging Less Problematic

Monday, December 31st, 2012

Endurance exercises like running and other track-based exercises may prevent certain effects of aging from occurring in individuals, according to a recent study by Javaid Nauman, PhD, and other colleagues from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim. The study was conducted on telomeres, which are chromosome caps that including noncoding and repetitive DNA […]

Premature skin aging primarily linked to sun exposure and heavy smoking

Friday, January 7th, 2011

Source: MedWire News Premature skin aging before the age of 55 years is largely due to high sun exposure and heavy smoking, with male gender and fair skin also increasing the risk, say Australian researchers. Adèle Green (Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Herston) and colleagues carried out a cross-sectional study of 1400 local, randomly selected […]

Phosphate consumption may accelerate signs of aging

Friday, April 30th, 2010

Source: Med Wire News High phosphate levels act to accelerate signs of aging such as skin atrophication, show results from a study in mice. The researchers believe this finding could be important as phosphates are routinely added to processed foods and soft drinks. “Soda is the caffeine delivery vehicle of choice for millions of people […]

Environmental factors associated with skin aging identified in twin study

Friday, January 15th, 2010

Source: MedWire News Results from a US twin study suggest that history of skin cancer, smoking, being heavier, and not using sunscreen all contribute to skin photoaging. Interestingly, alcohol consumption appeared to be significantly associated with lower photodamage scores. “Photoaging – the most recognized form of extrinsic aging of the skin – describes changes brought […]

Anti-Aging Renova Continues To Deliver Maximum Results

Friday, September 11th, 2009

In 2008, the global anti-aging skincare market approached $15 billion, with 32 percent of U.S. facial skincare product launches boastinga nti-aging claims many over-the-counter products are claiming to achieve comparable benefits as prescription anti-aging treatments.  The interest in anti-aging products continues to grow, but FDA-approved prescription products with rigorous efficacy and safety standards are still the […]