December 4, 2015
I really hope you were able to watch the National Geographic documentary, The Age of Aging, as I suggested. I’ve been predicting a fundamental transformation in the way that the public, especially the baby-boom generation, views health care and the regulatory process. This documentary is powerful evidence that this revolutionary change is well underway and accelerating.
June 6, 2016
If you had asked me ten years ago if there were simple compounds present in nature that would significantly slow aging, I would have instantly said, “No.” In this regard, I was in good company. Very few scientists believed it was possible to extend the healthy period of human lives, and many considered the notion foolish.
January 3, 2017
Just over a decade ago, gerontologists still considered aging an inevitable process largely outside the influence of medicine—but recently, many have begun to view aging as a “meta-disease” that can and should be treated.