Tag Archives: Blood

Two brain-rejuvenating proteins have been identified in young blood

Young blood appears to have many good propertiesWLADIMIR BULGAR/SPL By Ruby Prosser Scully The brain-boosting ingredients of young blood could be two proteins. The proteins help rejuvenate important structures in neurons and may be responsible for why young blood seems to improve cognitive performance in older brains. The rejuvenating power of young blood has been… Read More »

High blood pressure – the 39p drink you should have every day to avoid deadly hypertension

High blood pressure is a deadly condition that affects more than one in four adults in the UK. The condition, which is also known as hypertension, could be caused by eating an unhealthy diet, or by not doing enough exercise. Diagnosing the condition early is crucial as it puts extra stress on your blood vessels… Read More »

Older adults with blood cancers: How they fare

Although the majority of patients who have blood cancers are older adults, they make up only a small percentage of participants in the clinical trials that lead to new therapies. That’s because the standard research methods used in oncology (cancer medicine) are not ideal for identifying certain vulnerabilities linked to aging, such as having multiple… Read More »