I'd apply cement if it stopped wrinkles: Sofia Vergara
I'd apply cement if it stopped wrinkles: Sofia Vergara

'Modern Family' actress Sofia Vergara says she would go to any extent to stay young.

Naomi Watts defends Renee Zellweger
Naomi Watts defends Renee Zellweger

Actress Naomi Watts has spoken out in defence of Renee Zellweger, saying getting older is no easy task.

Wrinkle banishing pills could also be key to beating ageing

Scientists claim that the pills for putting a stop to wrinkles and could also be the key to beating ageing.

Chocolates keep you healthy, happy

It's a well known fact that too much consumption of sugar is bad for health. But a little bit of sugar in moderation isn't as terrible as one thought, say researchers.

Fresh hope for tackling ageing

 Offering fresh hope for tackling diseases and conditions associated with ageing, researchers have identified 'markers' that could spot old cells in the body.

Nanowires to combat cell damage, ageing in humans

Nanowires made of vanadia can reduce cell damage in the human body, researchers from Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore have found.

Drinking 3-5 cups of coffee may reduce Alzheimer's risk by 20 percent

A new study has demonstrated that drinking 3-5 cups of coffee might help in lowering the risk of Alzheimer's disease by up to 20 percent.

Calorie-restricting diets slow ageing

Having diets with fewer calories may help you delay ageing and age-related disorders such as memory loss, finds new research.

How to take care of your skin when you're old

Studies have showed that exposure to ultraviolet (UV) radiation from the sun and indoor tanning damages the DNA in our skin cells and it also leads to premature skin aging in the form of wrinkles and sun spots.

Healthy ageing must be global priority: Lancet

As people across the world live longer, soaring levels of chronic illness and diminished well being are poised to become a major global public health challenge, researchers have warned.

Scientists call for urgent steps to address global malaise of 'ageing'

In a new study, scientists have claimed that ageing is an issue that needs to be addressed globally, for unless some effective strategies were found to cater to old age problems, it would greatly affect the quality of life of older people.

Many older people have mutations tied to leukemia in blood

Many older people have mutations linked to leukemia and lymphoma in their blood cells, scientists have found.

Depression and ageing linked to single gene

A group of researchers from Germany and the US has found that both ageing and depression are associated with changes in a single gene.

Kerala population ageing fast: Survey

With a good track record of social development indicators, especially in health and education sectors, Kerala is all set to witness a demographic transition with a rise in the proportion of aged in the total population along with declining growth rate of the population.

Activating gene could delay ageing in body

Researchers, including one of Indian-origin, have identified a gene that can slow the ageing process throughout the entire body when activated remotely in key organ systems.

Humans lose immune response to grief with age

A new research has revealed that elderly people have reduced immune response to bereavement.

Gene key to slow ageing process identified

In a major breakthrough, researchers have identified a gene that can slow the ageing process throughout the entire body when activated in key organ systems.

Hard workers maybe more prone to poor health

A new study has suggested that people who work hard could face more risk of poor health.

Five powerful health benefits of eating pomegranate!

Pomegranate (botanical name is Punica granatum) is not just a delicious fruit, but is also high in nutrition. Rich in antioxidants and phytochemicals, pomegranate is one of the most powerful, nutrient dense foods for overall good health.