de Magalhaes Joao Pedro. Anti-Aging Medicine

A number of products, including diets, drugs and supplements, are promoted to have anti-aging properties. Unfortunately, the hype is often undeserved. Here, I review the most famous products aimed at delaying the aging process and the misconceptions in which most--but not all--are based. Future anti-aging therapies and some advice on healthy lifestyles is also included.

Sections:

• Caloric Restriction

• Hormonal Therapies

• Antioxidants

• Telomere-Based Therapies

• Stem Cells

• ALT-711

• Future Therapies

• The Not-So-Secret Guide to a Long, Healthy Life

• Conclusions