Fountains of Youth
Here is a round up of the current contenders for slowing or reducing aging. As research continues, and if/when they make real advancements in human trials (or at least human cells) I'll split them into their own pages with more analysis.
Diabetics who are on metformin actually seem to be living longer than nondiabetics who are not on it - Bill Gifford
David Sinclair has said he is taking it - but skips the pill on days that he exercises.
Non-sanctioned therapy used by athritis sufferers.
The Therapeutic use of Radon: A Biomedical Treatment in Europe; An “Alternative” Remedy in the United States - National Center for Biotechnology Information - 23-Sep-2006
Discusses the decision-making process involved in using radon, and compare the Montana radon health mine facilities with selected radon mines and spas in Europe.
Rapamycin (aka sirolimus)
A chemical produced by bacteria that has been shown to have immunosuppressive and antiproliferative properties. It is currently used in the prevention of transplant rejection and as a coronary stent coating, and is also being tested for certain cancers.
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NIH awarded OMRF $3 million to study anti-aging abilities of a diabetic drug
Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation (OMRF) - 13-Jul-2022
Investigation of ability of metformin, a diabetic drug to slow the process of agingRead more...
Theranos ceased for fooling investors with a blood-testing device that never worked
BBC - 04-Jan-2022
Founder convicted of wire fraud and sentenced to several years in prisonRead more...
Anti-5G products claims to be protective but actually emit harmful radiation
Independent - 18-Dec-2021
Dutch authorities warned the use of these necklaces, bracelets and sleep masksRead more...
Illegal yohimbine and synephrine pills found online without health warning labels
Guardian - 25-Aug-2021
Products promising weight loss are for sale on internet; users may face health complicationsRead more...
Lifespan.io interviews Dr. Nir Barzilai about metformin, longevity genes and more
Lifespan.io (LEAF) - 29-Jun-2021
Optimistic on ageing research and a breakthrough human trial to extend healthspanRead more...