¿Podremos tratar el envejecimiento como una enfermedad?

¿Podremos tratar el envejecimiento como una enfermedad?

Orlando, Fla. — Hasta ahora, sabemos que el envejecimiento es el mayor factor de riesgo para enfermedades graves como el cancer, el Alzheimer’s y enfermedades cardiacas. Hasta ahora, también nos hemos enfocado en tratar dichas enfermedades en vez de buscar formas para...
Can we treat aging as we treat a disease?

Can we treat aging as we treat a disease?

Orlando, Fla. — So far we know that aging is the main risk factor for well known life threatening diseases such as cancer, Alzheimer’s and heart. So far, also, we have focused on treating the diseases instead of finding ways to reduce it’s #1 risk factor. Federal...
Everybody is talking about the flu

Everybody is talking about the flu

Orlando, Fla. — Perhaps you are asking yourself what it is. The flu is a super-contagious virus that can make you feel miserable. Doctors call it influenza. Its symptoms are usually more serious than the sneezes and stuffy nose that you tend to get from a common cold....
El flu del que todo el mundo habla

El flu del que todo el mundo habla

Orlando, Fla. — Quizás te estés preguntando qué es exactamente. El flu (también conocido como influenza) es un virus super contagioso que te puede hacer sentir miserable. Sus síntomas son usualmente más serios que los estornudos y nariz tapada de un catarro común....
Myth or truth? Do you sleep less as you age?

Myth or truth? Do you sleep less as you age?

Orlando, Fla. — Older adults need to sleep  7 to 9 hours a night — the same amount as younger folks. Sleeping less (or more) than that can throw off your body’s natural rhythm and make you tired during the day. Insomnia is a common sleep issue for people 60 and...