Echoes of war: the veteran again saw his amputirovannyy hand in almost half a century

The Vietnam war lasted nearly a decade, starting in 1964, it led to the deaths of tens of thousands of Americans and millions of inhabitants of North and South Vietnam. But sometimes during the worst of the confrontation was a place for mercy. Continue reading

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Eighth decade – not a reason to throw the basketball

If we view old age looks like a decrepit old woman with a crutch, the example of American women Mavis Albin will destroy this stereotype to the core: growing old is an energetic woman with a basketball ball. Continue reading

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Dry eye syndrome pay for life in the big city

The increase in the number of cases of dry eye syndrome may be associated not only with the widespread proliferation of computers, smartphones and other gadgets, which require eye strain. The polluted air of large cities is also a cause for this syndrome. Continue reading

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Euthanasia Belgian: with friends and with a glass of champagne

Less than a year ago 95-year-old Belgian Emil Pauls participated in competitions for veterans, last Sunday he invited friends to dinner, and on Monday in his bedroom the doctor come in with a syringe filled with a lethal dose of sleeping pills. Continue reading

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Echoes of war: even skin cancer in Vietnam abnormal

It has been over 40 years since the end of the Vietnam war, and the consequences of contact between the combatants with a dangerous herbicide effect so far. Dioxin from the defoliant “Agent orange”, changes the occurrence of skin cancer. Continue reading

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The TV presenter announced his incurable disease live

A veteran of American television Larry Stogner more than 40 years working as a TV presenter channel news WTVD. Soon, however, he will have to leave your favorite job – on the days he reported live during a newscast that is terminally ill. Continue reading

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To get drunk from one glass of wine: unknown properties of HIV

Immunodeficiency virus, penetrating into the cells of the immune system, making the body vulnerable to various diseases. And recently, scientists have discovered that compared to healthy people, HIV-infected patients get drunk from much smaller doses of alcohol. Continue reading

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Legendary astronaut for the first time complained of health at the age of 93

The astronaut of the USA John Glenn became the third person convicted of orbital manned space flight since Yuri Gagarin and Herman Titov. Now the conqueror of space, the war veteran 93 years, but to go to the doctors he was recently. Continue reading

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The US pilots, sprayed in Vietnam military herbicide, threatening dangerous mutations

The Vietnam war ended over 42 years ago, but scientists continue to discover new long term effects of that war for the health of its participants. Researchers from the US found that contact with the herbicide Agent orange may cause precancer. Continue reading

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Medical gowns and gloves “best friends” of microbes

Medical gowns, gloves and special uniforms, surgeons designed to protect patients and staff from infection by dangerous bacteria. But improper donning and doffing of the garment can transform it into a source of infection. Continue reading

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96-year-old Professor of medicine has saved the dying patient

Several decades ago, a doctor from the US forever inscribed his name in the history of medicine, through the creation of a method to save people choking on food. But he first had to use their own method into practice only recently. Continue reading

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Genetics is everything in the matter of aging, experts are convinced

Scientists have tried to understand the paradox that while among Hispanics, there is a high level of inflammation, chronic diseases like diabetes and obesity, they are relatively long-lived, writes The Seattle Times. According to scientists, to better estimate a person’s age not by year of birth.

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HOW TO IMPROVE POTENCY AFTER 50

Studies have shown that men over 50 are more satisfied with their sex lives than their thirty comrades, thanks ed-apotek.com levitra.

The results showed a very strong correlation between age and decrease in male health, but not between age and sexual desire. Continue reading

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Scientists promise to significantly slow down the aging process by using a new method

Staff Soskovskogo Institute figured out how to reprogram cells to stop aging. The research assistants were partly restored skin cells into an embryonic state. Mouse who underwent the procedure began to look younger. In addition, they lived 30% longer. If people will be able to do the same thing, the average life expectancy will increase to 108 years, reports The Daily Mail.

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The experts presented the biggest database of substances that inhibit aging

Scientists from the Biogerontology research Association (BGRF) and the University of Liverpool have created a unique database tools that can increase life expectancy, writes News-medical.net. The database has received the name DrugAge, it also includes information about 418 connections.

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