Category Life Extension

Blue Zones

Friday 29th July 2016 Blue Zone research details lifestyle commonalities that communities with high life expectancies share. The top 5 places are: Sardinia (Italy) Okinawa (Japan) Loma Linda (USA) Nicoya Peninsula (Costa Rica) Icaria (Greece) Specific health and anti-aging supplements are also a possible option for slowing the damage that the process of aging wreaks […]

BioViva USA Inc

Friday 29th July 2016 Gene Therapy In America, the CEO of biotech startup BioViva recently made headlines by claiming that she is the first person to be successfully rejuvenated by gene therapy. This claim is extremely dubious and results haven’t been submitted for peer-reviewed publication, but it’s another indication of how close we are to […]

Coenzyme Q10

Friday 29th July 2016 RAY KURZWEIL’S BRIDGE 1 STRATEGY One of the most aggressive approaches to surviving Bridge 1 is Ray Kurzweil’s supplement regime. In 2012 Ray stated that he takes about 150 pills per day (which is 70-80 different things) as part of his quest to get to “Bridge 2”. By 2015 he had […]

Phosphatidylcholine

Friday 29th July 2016 RAY KURZWEIL’S BRIDGE 1 STRATEGY One of the most aggressive approaches to surviving Bridge 1 is Ray Kurzweil’s supplement regime. In 2012 Ray stated that he takes about 150 pills per day (which is 70-80 different things) as part of his quest to get to “Bridge 2”. By 2015 he had […]

Spirulina

Friday 29th July 2016 ANALYSIS OF NOTABLE BRIDGE 1 LONGEVITY OPTIONS   ANTIOXIDANTS & GENERAL HEALTH Spirulina Spirulina algae is an antioxidant. It is regarded as the most nutrient-dense food in the world.   CONCLUSION: BRIDGE 1 ANTI-AGING STRATEGIES BEST OF THE CURRENT BUNCH VITAMINS Vitamin D   ANTIOXIDNTS & GENERAL HEALTH Spirulina   MAINTAINANCE […]

Vitamin D

Friday 29th July 2016 ANALYSIS OF NOTABLE BRIDGE 1 LONGEVITY OPTIONS   Vitamin D This is one of Ray Kurzweil’s Top 3 Supplements for Surviving to the Singularity. He claims it is the most important vitamin to take and that there is tremendous amounts of research and consensus that it helps prevent cancer and other […]

Exploring Anti-Aging Strategies

The body is a complex machine. Like any machine, it wears down over time during its normal course of operations. This is a process of decay and accumulation of damage, so combating aging is simply a technical repair and maintenance problem. There are various types of damage that the body does to itself as a […]

Nicotinamide Adenine Dinucleotide (NAD+)

Monday 23rd December 2013 Life Extension Australian and US researchers hope the anti-ageing compound NAD could be trialed on humans as early as next year, following a key breakthrough that saw the ageing process reversed in mice. Two-year-old mice were given NAD over a week, moving back the key indicators of ageing to that of […]

Life Extension

Monday 24th February 2014 Life Expectancy My health regime is a wake-up call to my baby-boomer peers, most of whom are accepting the normal cycle of life and accepting they are getting to the end of their productive years. That’s not my view. Now that health and medicine is in information technology it is going […]

Human Growth Hormone (HGH)

Saturday 18th January 2015 Peter Thiel, 47, PayPal co-founder and Facebook’s first investor, recently told Bloomberg Television he took human growth hormone (HGH) as part of his regime to reach 120. – Zoe Corbyn   Saturday 12th December 2015 Human Growth Hormone (HGH) stimulates cell reproduction. HGH usually peaks in our twenties and then declines; as […]