Health

Step one of living forever is staying healthy so this section covers key health topics and the latest research into common conditions and new therapeutic developments. Of particular interest are medical advances that reduce mortality rates – i.e. improving your chances of living long enough to live forever without you having to lift a finger!

Big Killers

There are a handful diseases that cause most deaths in the western world (i.e. where we don’t have to worry so much about poverty, famine or natural disasters). So, anything you can do to prevent these will greatly improve your chance of living forever.

Read more about: Antibiotic Resistance, Big Pharma, Cancer, Diabetes, Heart Disease, Mental Health, Musculoskeletal, Respiratory Disease, Stroke.

Resources

Company Underdog Pharmaceuticals - Company developing simple and direct interventions targeting toxic forms of cholesterol for age-related diseases.

Event AARD 2020 - 7th Aging Research and Drug Discovery Meeting - Latest progress in the molecular, cellular and organismal basis of aging

Company Cerenovus - Company which is part of the Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Companies, is a global leader in neurovascular care.

Journal Diabetes, Technology and Therapeutics - Journal covering all aspects of diagnosing and managing diabetes.

Health Organisation Kinghorn Cancer Centre - Cancer treatment center in Darlinghurst, Australia.

Health Organisation Stony Brook Cancer Center - Oncologist at Stony Brook Medicine.

Journal Carcinogenesis - Medical journal covering research in the field of cancer biology.

Journal Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention - Medical journal devoted to research in the field of cancer epidemiology.

Journal Nature Reviews Cancer - Medical journal covering the field of oncology.

Company Betalin Therapeutics - Develops Engineered Micro-Pancreas (EMP) as a cell therapy solution for insulin-dependent diabetes

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23-Feb-2016

Air pollution - a significant killer
07-May-2015

Summary of living forever news from Ray Kurzweil 21-June-2013
23-Jun-2013

Repairing damaged hearts - first step to rejuvenation
02-Jun-2013

Recent News

Alex Zhavoronkov explains why AI can help in peer reviewing drug development research

Nature Biotechnology - 14-Sep-2020

An automated sense-check of publications sounds like a good idea

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Worse off disproportionally affected by air pollution and poor environment

Guardian - 07-Sep-2020

Improved air quality and access to nature would improve everyone's health

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Honey better than antibiotics in treating respiratory symptoms

Independent - 20-Aug-2020

With its many benefits, clinicians recommend it as an effective alternative

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