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Researchers outline strategy for testing ketone bodies against COVID-19

Science Daily Review highlights the role of geroscience in the fight against this and future pandemics Given the disproportionate impact that COVID-19 has on older adults in terms of death and lasting disability, and the impact of common aging-related comorbidities like diabetes and cardiovascular disease, Buck Institute professor and practicing geriatrician John Newman, MD, PhD, …
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‘Survival of the Fittest!’ Large-Scale Study Backs Classic Evolutionary Paradigm – Being Unfit Worse Than Smoking | Plus: Fit/Unfit – What are You + What Can You do About it?

  Even the difference between having ‘below ‘ vs. ‘above average’ fitness levels amounts to the same 1.4-fold increase in mortality risk the scientists calculated for smoking cigarettes. When I first read about the latest study from the Cleveland Clinic and that it would demonstrate that “not working out” was “worse than smoking”, I expected that a press-release …