Ageing

Want to reverse ageing? Drink these homemade juices to stay young forever

Want to reverse ageing? Drink these homemade juices to stay young forever

Ageing is a natural process that can't be stopped but you can try slowing down its effects by making positive lifestyle choices.

Apr 13, 2018, 13:43 PM IST
Want to slow down ageing? Include these foods in your diet

Want to slow down ageing? Include these foods in your diet

Ageing is a natural process and we must embrace it gracefully.

Apr 09, 2018, 18:05 PM IST
IIT-Hyderabad to research on how ageing conceptualised in IVF

IIT-Hyderabad to research on how ageing conceptualised in IVF

The Indian Institute of Technology-Hyderabad (IIT-H) will undertake a study on the ways in which ageing is conceptualised within in-vitro fertilization (IVF) by researching on elderly couples conceiving and birthing children through the method, it was announced here on Monday.

Mar 27, 2018, 10:24 AM IST
Slow down ageing with right food, ample sleep

Slow down ageing with right food, ample sleep

Want to age slowly and live a longer life? Eat right, get adequate sleep and stay positive.

Mar 13, 2018, 17:40 PM IST
The fountain of youth? Regular exercise for life can slow down ageing, claims study

The fountain of youth? Regular exercise for life can slow down ageing, claims study

The study showed that loss of muscle mass and strength did not occur in those who exercise regularly.

Mar 09, 2018, 15:57 PM IST
Positive attitude towards ageing reduces dementia risk: Study

Positive attitude towards ageing reduces dementia risk: Study

Dementia primarily afflicts older people and is marked by memory loss and an inability to perform tasks.

Feb 08, 2018, 18:41 PM IST
New type of Botox discovered from animal gut bacteria

New type of Botox discovered from animal gut bacteria

Enterococci are hardy microbes that thrive in the gastrointestinal tracts of nearly all land animals, including our own, and generally cause no harm. 

Jan 28, 2018, 18:45 PM IST
Slow down the process of ageing, go on an antioxidant-rich diet

Slow down the process of ageing, go on an antioxidant-rich diet

The reason that antioxidants are often touted as 'anti-ageing' compounds is that they help protect from age-related diseases, which are caused in part by free radicals and inflammation.

Jan 23, 2018, 13:38 PM IST
Try these seven expert tips to slow down the process of ageing

Try these seven expert tips to slow down the process of ageing

Datinderjeet Singh Tulla, Head of Department of the Dermat, Laser, Hair Transplant and Medical Services category at VLCC and Shubhika Jain, Founder of RAS Luxury Oils, have some tips.

Dec 19, 2017, 11:54 AM IST
Chinese scientists identify genetic pathway in ageing

Chinese scientists identify genetic pathway in ageing

The more active the coding gene and stronger the receptor gene, the more rapid ageing occurs, according to the team from the Chinese Academy of Sciences' Institute of Neuroscience.

Nov 10, 2017, 13:33 PM IST
Mushrooms possess anti-ageing properties, say scientists

Mushrooms possess anti-ageing properties, say scientists

Mushrooms have high amounts of the ergothioneine and glutathione, both important antioxidants, said Robert Beelman, Professor Emeritus at Pennsylvania State University in the US.
 

Nov 10, 2017, 12:59 PM IST
Scientists reverse ageing in old human cells in breakthrough study

Scientists reverse ageing in old human cells in breakthrough study

The research, published in the journal BMC Cell Biology, has the potential to lead to therapies which could help people age better, without experiencing some of the degenerative effects of getting old.

Nov 09, 2017, 11:01 AM IST
It's impossible to stop ageing, says study

It's impossible to stop ageing, says study

Ageing is mathematically inevitable. There's logically, theoretically, mathematically no way out, says an expert.

Oct 31, 2017, 13:08 PM IST
Want to reverse signs of ageing? Put your dancing shoes on!

Want to reverse signs of ageing? Put your dancing shoes on!

It also helps increase balance as well as improve sensorimotor, visual and vestibular information – the three involved sensory systems. 

Aug 26, 2017, 16:18 PM IST
Quit smoking to delay frailty in old age

Quit smoking to delay frailty in old age

The study, published in the journal Age & Ageing, showed that current smoking was associated with an approximately 60 per cent increased risk of developing frailty.

Aug 18, 2017, 23:26 PM IST
New technology can reverse ageing in human cells

New technology can reverse ageing in human cells

Researchers focused on telomeres, which are found at the tip of each chromosome, like the tip of a shoelace, holding the chromosome together.

Aug 01, 2017, 15:57 PM IST
This man looks a decade younger than his real age! Know why

This man looks a decade younger than his real age! Know why

Tomislav Jurcec has a fault with his pituitary gland at the base of his brain, which controls growth and ageing.

Jun 29, 2017, 22:46 PM IST
Want to stay young forever? Don't drink alcohol

Want to stay young forever? Don't drink alcohol

Now, adding weight to the negative effects of alcohol on ageing, a new research suggests the more alcohol you drink, the more your cells appear to age.

Jun 26, 2017, 15:23 PM IST
Gut bacteria might help slow down ageing

Gut bacteria might help slow down ageing

Researchers identified a bacteria -- C.elegans -- whose genes and compounds extend the life as well as slow down the progression of tumours and the accumulation of amyloid-beta -- a compound associated with Alzheimer`s disease. 

Jun 17, 2017, 11:10 AM IST
Chocoholics, take note! Dark chocolate may protect your brain from ageing

Chocoholics, take note! Dark chocolate may protect your brain from ageing

The findings may help explain the beneficial effects on memory seen in people who consume dark chocolate, researchers said.

Apr 23, 2017, 18:02 PM IST