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Originally posted by brill
Originally posted by soficrow
…..The real benefits to be derived from this research are economic - hopefully, ordinary people might avoid "age-related" diseases, the resultant early disability and the need to access retirement and support programs before death. Thus taking the strain off already bankrupt and financially compromised national governments.
Perhaps. It could certainly spark a cottage industry for those able to offer a miracle solution (in the eyes of those who seek it to any means). It could also bring about scam artists for more or less the same reasons. ….
what is the benefit of living longer
Researchers caution that animal results (and doses) do not necessarily translate directly to people. Also, they do NOT distinguish between synthetic and natural sources as do naturopaths and other alternative health practitioners.
...not necessarily that our foods don't contain enough, but rather the uptake of nutrients either into the blood from the digestive system or, more likely, from the blood to the cells is somehow being inhibited (hormonal imbalances and metabolic miscommunication/cellular degeneration for example).