It's all in the planning. How old were you when you started planning for living well in older life?
#FridayFeeling #longevity #aging #agingwell
A look at The Global Decline of Fertility Rates. "Lower fertility rates, coupled with increased life expectancies around the world, are creating an aging population. Since 1950, the global median age has grown from 25 years to 33 years."
How can we sustain our health with a realistic diet?
Read more about @TheLancet 2.0 Commission on health here:
Check out CEO Juvenescence, Greg Bailey & British geneticist, Linda Partridge
@juvlabs @Eatforum #agingwell #healthuk
Centenarians are reinventing ageing well. 100-year-old Italian woman has driving licence renewed
A comprehensive look @thelancet on a sustainable diet for our health - EAT-Lancet Commission on Food, Planet, Health
#healthuk #aging #ageingwell
How ‘lab-grown’ meat could help the planet and our health @cnn
Click below for our podcast with Henry Dimbleby, co-founder of Leon Foods and Sustainable Restaurant Association on the future of agriculture
Excellent article @TheTimes on ageism at end of life "We’re living longer because we are healthier, fitter, sharper and less frail for longer — younger"
#ageism #ageingwell #healthuk
A great article on the advantages of removing age discrimination in the workplace @LSE
Ageism in the workplace – the privilege of being the ‘right age’
Interesting interview with João Pedro de Magalhães on Reprogramming and Aging Theories
"We don’t have a good understanding of a lot of complex diseases, particularly quite a few age-related diseases."
Why an ageing population doesn’t mean soaring inflation @oxfordeconomics
#ageing #inflation #longevitydividend
A study of 857 women's lifespan and middle age risk factors such as smoking, physical activity, obesity etc. from International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health
6 signs that you could live to a hundred.
Are you hoping for a #long #life which stretches into three figures? Watch out for these signs to see if you’re in with a fighting chance.
Anti-aging drugs are being tested as a way to treat covid - MIT @Techreview
"Bold idea now being explored in clinical trials around the world, which are testing drugs that reverse the impacts of age"
Another reason to eat dinner at 6pm!
"On a calorie-restricted diet, mice that only ate during the active phase of their circadian cycle lived nearly 35% longer than control mice that ate whenever they wanted."
To start off your week, here's a short interview w/ famous environmentalist & scientist James Lovelock ( 102 years old ) explaining his keys to longevity and keeping your mind young.
"We need to start planning for a life that will last to the ripe old age of 100. If you retire at 65, that would mean a retirement period of 35 years – almost as much time as you spent working if you started earning a salary at 25!"
UK SPINE Conference 2022 will be hosting a workshop by @NIHRresearch @ABPI_UK For the full conference programme: https://tinyurl.com/SPINEprogramme
Register NOW for the UK SPINE Conference 2022: https://tinyurl.com/UKSPINECONF
"Life expectancy has risen, on average, by more than two years per decade since the 1960s. However, the latest available data suggest that life expectancy (has) stalled or even declined in several EU Member States." Source: Eurostat
The British Society of Gerontology Special Interest Group on Ageing Business and Society is holding its third workshop this Wednesday, May 22nd.
FREE REGISTRATION HERE: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/gerontology-business-working-together-for-the-decade-of-healthy-ageing-tickets-320526331887
Looking back at one of our best podcasts: An interview with CEO of Juvenescence Greg Bailey and Max Planck Institute geneticist Linda Partridge on how far we've come with nutrition and ageing well
New data projects that Japanese people will live longer, and that overall years spent living with dementia will decrease.
With retirement ages rising, will we see a difference in the mortgage industry? An opinion piece @FT "Mortgages: working for longer"
Join our co-founder Jim Mellon for a @juvlabs webinar featuring a panel discussion on the promising lucrative opportunities of the science of #ketosis across a wide range of therapeutic areas. May 10, 2022 5p BST.
Register now: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/8016504513805/WN_vh5EjyzWTLKJuLzsF07bhg
Evidence of how we are having longer careers than ever before:
100-year-old man breaks Guinness World Record for working at same company for 84 years
New Article Outlines the Characteristics of a “Longevity Diet”
Professor Valter Longo leads review of research in animals and humans to identify how nutrition affects aging and healthy lifespan.
Sadly, the world's oldest person died this week at 119 years old. Tanaka lived in Fukuoka, Japan and regularly commented on her affection for chocolate and coca cola.
World's oldest person dies in Japan at age 119
Free conference by UK Spine on 27-28 June will showcase exciting research in the area of healthy ageing! @UK_Spine
Life expectancy for poor men is ten years less than rich @thetimes
"Men living in the most deprived areas have a life expectancy of 73.5 years, compared with 83.2 in the least deprived areas"
Nir Barzilai: “Take out the noise and focus on tackling #aging”.
Dorian Gray, Wolverine and Peter Pan – ahead of the Longevity Leaders Congress, Dr @NirBarzilaiMD talks #longevity labels and tackling aging.
@longevityleader @JamesPeyer @EinsteinMed
Baby bust: Pandemic accelerates fall in China’s birth rate @ft
#ageing #longevity #population
An interesting analysis of densely populated cities finding 7.8 billion people living within a 4,000 km radius called the Yuxi Circle
The Yuxi Circle: The World’s Most Densely Populated Area @visualcapitalist
Want to live to 100? Here’s what the latest longevity research says @marketwatch
"Aging in place can be so much easier with smart home technology" @washingtonpost
The cost of raising children in China is affecting the population growth. "Experts warn China's ageing population will put huge pressure on its health and social security system."
Over 70s are more positive about ageing than any other age group.
However, our 'Reframing ageing' report shows that public attitudes towards ageing and older age are complex and nuanced.
You can read it here: https://ageing-better.org.uk/publications/reframing-ageing-public-perceptions-ageing-older-age-and-demographic-change
Some interesting insights into concerns around ageing in the UK - from the pandemic to the future of work. The The Longer Lives Index: A crisis of confidence by the Phoenix Group
Could calorie reduction be integral to ageing well and improving our overall healthspan?
"Biology of aging study shows why curbing calories counts"
"There have been advances in healthcare over recent decades that mean many people with chronic health conditions are living longer with increasing healthspan"
The results are in and it’s good news – healthspan is increasing @longevitytech
A great paper on mortality linked to TV watching "Television viewing time and all-cause mortality: interactions with BMI, physical activity, smoking, and dietary factors"
Don't forget we have an array of videos on longevity topics from clean agriculture and population changes to keeping your mind young with art + philosophy >>>
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Evidence that conserved essential genes are enriched for pro-longevity factors
How to live longer: Calorie restriction may 'play major role' in lifespan - study findings
"How much food we eat is also linked with our health, and eating too much or too little can have negative consequences."
Stay positive and eat right! Longevity Secrets Of The Oldest People In The World
#ageing #longevity #lifespan
New research has stem cell-based regenerative medicine in its sights...
Human induced pluripotent stem cells can improve visual acuity and vascular health new study shows.
#longevity #biotech #stemcells @iumedschool
Orally-active, clinically-translatable senolytics restore α-Klotho in mice and humans
Yi Zhu, Jim Kirkland & colleagues
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