The ‘Lean Gene’ IRS1 May Increase Risk of Type-2 Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease In Lower Weight People

It has been long known that a higher body fat above 40% will dramatically increase the risk for cardiovascular disease. However, a recent study published in the journal Nature Genetics revealed that even if you are low body fat, you … Continue reading

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Association of Longer Telomeres With Better Health in Centenarians

Oxford Journals: The Journals of Gerontology: Series A Abstract Abstract Prior animal model studies have demonstrated an association between telomere length and longevity. Our study examines telomere length in centenarians in good health versus poor health. Using DNA from blood … Continue reading

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