Playing Outdoors Can Help Prevent Myopia Development in Children

Jan 23, 2018 at 03:23 pm by steve

Myopia, or nearsightedness, is becoming a worldwide public health crisis. In the United States, about one-third of the population has myopia and the prevalence is increasing..... Read More

Improved Sightlines

Jan 23, 2018 at 03:13 pm by steve

FDA Approves Novel Gene Therapy In mid-December, the U.S. Food & Drug Administration announced approval of Luxturna (voretigene neparvovec-rzyl), the first directly admin.... Read More

Cell Senesence

Jan 23, 2018 at 03:05 pm by steve

Is a natural defense against cancer in youth killing us with age? "Nature was good at selecting for traits that helped us survive from infancy to reproductive age. After that,.... Read More

Metabolism, Aging and Longevity

Jan 23, 2018 at 02:58 pm by steve

At the most basic level, life is energy. Within each cell, the transformation of nutrients and oxygen powers the processes, activity and thoughts that make us living beings. T.... Read More

The Impact of Behavior on Health Status, Longevity in the Southeast

Jan 23, 2018 at 02:55 pm by steve

UnitedHealthcare Annual Rankings Highlight Good & Bad As Americans begin a new year filled with good intentions to kick bad habits, eat healthier and increase physical act.... Read More

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