Tips for Optimum Brain Health

Tips for Optimum Brain Health

Should you be concerned about your brain health? Consider these facts: Dementia affects between five and eight percent of adults over 60. As the average age of the population rises, that could add up to an astounding 150 million people with dementia worldwide by 2050....
Inflammaging and Immunosenescence

Inflammaging and Immunosenescence

Inflammation is the root of all disease and sickness. It’s also a signaling mechanism to tell the body’s immune system to attack an isolated area in the body that is subject to illness. During the aging process, the bodily organism experiences two events that could...
What Is AMPK and What Does It Do?

What Is AMPK and What Does It Do?

How AMPK Affects Cellular Health The enzyme, AMPK, stands for Adenosine Monophosphate-Activated Protein Kinase. It is found inside every cell in the body and plays an essential role in cellular homeostasis. (Cellular homeostasis is when a cell takes action to maintain...
Anti-aging, Hormone Optimization, and Peptide Therapy

Anti-aging, Hormone Optimization, and Peptide Therapy

What Is a Peptide? A peptide is a short chain of amino acids that are linked together and can be thought of as a small protein. Peptides act as signaling molecules within the body that function on a deeper level than hormones. They bind to receptors on the cell...