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Bob Weighton and Alfred Smith aren't related but share the exact same birthday, and neither knows the secret to their longevity.
A handful of activities can be truly detrimental to your health. In some cases, new studies have found a link between those habits and an early death.
The CEO of a startup aimed at harnessing the benefits of young blood shares his real plan to beat aging
A startup called Alkahest is studying the anti-aging effects of young blood to design drugs that could fight age-related diseases like Alzheimer's and Parkinson's.
A controversial startup that charges $8,000 to fill your veins with young blood now claims to be up and running in 5 cities across the US
A company called Ambrosia is charging $8,000 for the procedure and accepting PayPal payments. But there's little to no evidence that it would work.
A 101-year-old man credits his longevity to his daily Coors Light. Here’s what 5 other centenarians had to say about their secret to a long life...
For the past 15 years, Andrew E. Slavonic says he has had a Coors Light every day at 4 p.m.
Google’s life-extension spinoff teamed up with Ancestry to study 54 million family trees — and learned that a surprising factor helps dete...
Ancestry partnered with Google's life-extension spinoff and discovered that our genes play less of a role in how long we live than previously thought.
Money has been pouring into startups researching longevity as treatments for aging become more of a reality. Here are the venture funds and pharma companies placing bets.
A new startup backed by an anti-aging wunderkind is taking cues from animal hibernation to help humans recover from heart attacks and strokes
Fauna Bio, a new biopharmaceutical startup backed by venture capitalist Laura Deming, is researching hibernating animals to unveil clues about how the human body can protect itself in emergency medical conditions like trauma, heart attack, and stroke.
‘There is no reality here’: Researchers whose work inspired a startup to charge $8,000 to fill patients’ veins with young blood say ...
A startup called Ambrosia that charges $8,000 to fill your veins with the blood of young people plans to launch its first clinic this year. But researchers who study blood transfusions called the procedure "dangerous" and said the idea behind it is based on "incorrect interpretations" of their work.
‘This test is garbage’: Experts and former employees allege that a Silicon Valley startup gives bogus ‘cellular ages’ based on...
A Silicon Valley blood-testing startup sells a $99 kit that tells customers the average length of their telomeres, which are seen by some researchers as a holy grail of aging. But two of Telomere Diagnostics' original founders and a NASA researcher raised doubts about the test's efficacy.