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Biology, Biomedical

Born by middle aged parents? You may have a chance to live longer.

Our cells are amazing machines, they can survive a lot of damage, fight infections and keep us alive for many years. But they are not perfect at it and in the process of defending ourselves they may cause some damage. This damage when accumulated may lead to age related diseases later in life. There are… Continue reading Born by middle aged parents? You may have a chance to live longer.

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Biomedical

Inflamm-aging or Inflamm-inactivity?

Inflammation is a result of our body attempting to fix any damage that may have been caused by external or internal factors. Our bodies aren't perfect, but thankfully they do have mechanisms (like inflammation) to help fix any damage that may occur as a result of those “imperfections”. Inflammaging has been used to describe the… Continue reading Inflamm-aging or Inflamm-inactivity?