Personal Telomeromics Part 6- Telomeres In The News: “Recent Headlines”

  Telomeres In The News: “Recent Headlines”   Science Daily, March 27, 2013. Short telomeres are not only a marker for higher risk of disease and mortality, but are a likely underlying cause of several age related diseases—including heart disease and various cancers. The team measured telomere lengths in over 48,000 individuals and identified seven …

Personal Telomeromics Part 5- Activating Telomerase: “Turn On Your Own Fountain of Youth”

  Activating Telomerase: “Turn On Your Own Fountain of Youth”       Telomerase Activation Supplements TA-65 (TA Sciences/Geron) Telo-Essence (Primal Force)  Product B (Isagenix)  Telos 95 (Oleavine)     TA 65 & The TA 65 Debate: TA-65 http://www.primalforce.net/catalog/products/ta65.html http://www.amazon.com/TA-65-T-A-Sciences-30-Capsules/dp/B006P0FD5Q/ref=sr_1_2?s=hpc&ie=UTF8 http://www.amazon.com/TA-65-90-capsules-250-units/dp/B00811WE0E/ref=sr_1_1?s=hpc&ie=UTF8 The Debate on TA-65 http://www.lifeextension.com/magazine/2009/8/Turning-on-Immortality-The-Debate-Over-Telomerase-Activation/Page-01     Known Telomerase Activators Milk Thistle/Silymarin Purslane Gingko Biloba …

Personal Telomeromics Part 4- Telomerase and Cancer (and Other Diseases)

  Telomerase and Cancer (and Other Diseases)   Linking Telomeres and Disease Patients with shorter leukocyte telomeres had a 3-fold higher mortality rate from heart disease and a 8.5-fold higher mortality rate from infectious diseases. (Cawthorne, Lancet, 2003). Another study showed that younger individuals with shorter telomeres had a 2.8-3.2 fold higher risk of premature myocardial infarction …

Personal Telomeromics Part 3- Telomeres 202: “The Miracle Enzyme of Telomerase”

  Telomeres 202: “The Miracle Enzyme of Telomerase”   The Science of Telomeres Telomeres were first discovered in 1973 by Alexey Olovnikov. Telomeres and telomerase are relatively new, important and dynamic areas of aging science. Telomeres are the structures (caps) at the end of chromosomes which ensure their stability during the process of cellular replication. Telomerase is …

Personal Telomeromics Part 2-Telomeres 101: “What the @$&^#!! are Telomeres?”

    Telomeres are sections of DNA at the ends of each chromosome that serve as protective caps to your genetic material. Every time a cell replicates, its telomeres become shorter. Shorter telomeres imply a shorter life span for a cell. Click to read on to Part 3- Telomeres 202   Personal Telomeromics: “Can You …

Personal Telomeromics: “Can You Turn Back The Clock” Series Part 1- Introduction

  Introduction Telomere Biology may be the most promising medical (life and health -span extending) technology on the horizon today.   The Un-limiting Potential of Telomeres “Telomere biology has the potential to extend human life span, to dramatically lower rates of the great remaining killer diseases: heart disease, stroke, and Alzheimer’s.  All three diseases increase …

Darren vs Grey Hair Pre-Fight 2: “Tale of the Nape”

In the RIGHT corner, weighing in with research and anecdotal knowledge in addition to 35to65.com’s insatiable curiosity and stubbornness is the Challenger– DARREN “ETERNAL YOUTH” 35to65. In the WRONG corner, weighing in at the intersection of lowered Catalase and too much Hydrogen Peroxide, with a record partially resulting from a moderate to severe lengthy deficiency …

Cold Water Showers – Bbbbbrrrrrrr-ssssooooo-good for you

It’s 30 minutes since my cold shower. My body still feels exhilarated. I’ve not done a cold shower for…. a few years. Last year I did a ‘snow bath experiment’. Then yesterday I saw a compelling article about the longevity benefits of cold water showers. And there was no way I could look myself in …

Meditation Sitting in Snow [crazy video] for Immune Function (Tibetan Tummo Inner Heat Meditation)

Soooo…. you won’t see a video like this too often. Oh sure, Wim Hof sets world records by standing in a container of ice for 2 hours straight… But if you’ve read any of my work over the years, this video may come as a curious…. perhaps concerning…. personal introduction to the fella behind the …

Eating 10 Eggs Per Day — And Did I Turn Green…

Eggs are one of the best foods for long-term health. I remember reading that prisoners of war (perhaps in Japan or somewhere else in Asia) were given little more than boiled eggs every day for several years of captivity. When they were finally released… we might imagine their health to be sorely deteriorated due to malnutrition …