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Is it possible lengthen telomeres or increase the Hayflick limit in humans?

Human cells cease division when the telomeres shorten to a critical length. The number of possible cell divisions is usually between 40 and 60 in humans (This is called the Hayflick limit). There is ...
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Is there any upside in taking resveratrol supplements in addition to pterostilbene supplements?

Is there any upside in taking resveratrol supplements in addition to pterostilbene supplements? Some sources I have read so far pterostilbene seems to be a superior replacement of resveratrol. E.g.: ...
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Is there any downside in combining the ingestion of NR and NMN supplements to increase one's level of NAD+?

From this excerpt from Robert Kane Pappas' 2014 interview with Leonard Guarente (MIT professor, co-founder of the dietary supplement company Elysium Health, which sells nicotinamide riboside and ...
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Medical conditions that cause extremely youthful appearance into middle age and beyond?

One famous person was the inventor Charles Martin Hall who appeared to be in his 20s while almost 50 -- interestingly, he died at only 51 so his appearance may have not been indicative of overall ...
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Should antioxidants such as turmeric, resveratrol, glutathione, etc. be taken at bedtime, and if so, what explains it?

I read on https://thelivingproofinstitute.com/time-day-supplements (mirror): It is best to take antioxidants such as turmeric, resveratrol, glutathione, etc… at bedtime. The reason in the ...
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Best healthy lifestyle habits to reach old age with optimal health? [closed]

What are the best healthy lifestyle habits one should cultivate from very early age and throughout one's life in order to reach old age (e.g. 70s/80s) with optimal health?
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Does ingesting nicotinamide riboside (NR) supplements have a deleterious effect on tendons?

I read on https://web.archive.org/web/20180308023625/http://www.longecity.org/forum/topic/98465-elysium-basis-trial-published-repeat-dose-nr-pterostilbene-increases-nad-levels-in-humans/: As you ...