The human genome has been fully mapped and the live-saving benefits are now ushering in the age of personalized medicine and changing the way we fight the disease. Dr. Jane Gibson of the UCF College of Medicine explains how this may affect your future care.
Several fascinating new studies suggest a desire to live a long life can be almost as important as your genes. One of the world’s foremost experts on aging says there’s no question your attitude plays a crucial role in your lifespan. She explains.
Sure, you know genetics and your life habits are important factors in living a long life, but have you considered the importance of your thoughts? Clinical psychologist Dr. Mario Martinez thinks it’s a crucial component of healthy aging.
One of the world’s top aging researchers says there is no such thing as a death gene.
A geneticist from the University of Cambridge in England thinks the first person to live to 1,000 is alive today.