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There’s even more evidence that one type of exercise is the closest thing to a miracle drug that we have

A new study found evidence that the less frequently people exercised, the weaker their brain's white matter and the more poorly they did on cognitive tests.

The best ways to counter the negative effects of aging and live a long time — starting right now

Instead of pricey face creams, a cache of vitamins, or an absurd diet, all you need are these research-backed tools. Get ready to live long and prosper.

A startup that wants to use stem cells to keep us living longer just raised $250 million

Co-founded by X-Prize founder Dr. Peter Diamandis and Dr. Bob Hariri, Celularity has raised $250 million in funding for its stem-cell-based platform.

There’s even more evidence that one type of diet is the best for your body and brain

If you're looking to eat healthier, lose weight, and have more energy throughout the day, researchers advise trying this lifestyle plan.

Loneliness is deadlier than obesity or smoking — and Britain just took a major step toward prevention

Britain has appointed a new minister of loneliness to battle the ongoing epidemic of loneliness afflicting senior citizens.

12 ways one type of exercise is the closest thing to a miracle drug we have

Cardio exercise has significant beneficial effects on the brain and body. Here are the most important ways it improves your health.
A Japanese soccer fan wipes her tears as Japan loses their 2014 World Cup soccer match against Colombia, at a public viewing event in Tokyo.

9 signs Japan has become a ‘demographic time bomb’

The last two decades in Japan have been marked by low fertility rates and a shrinking economy. Here are some of the more tangible signs the country needs help.

The 2 exercises that will keep you fit for life

Doing burpees and jumping rope doesn't make for an easy workout, but the two exercises will help keep your body strong for years.

A head of Google’s life-extension spinoff says one type of diet could prolong life

Daphne Koller, a Calico chief, rarely offers a peek at her unpublished research. A new study suggests that a restricted diet has a powerful effect on aging.

Japan’s ‘demographic time bomb’ has led to the rise of drive-thru funerals

Widespread aging, combined with Japan's low fertility rate, have created what economists call a "demographic time bomb."