Life Extension Magazine

August 2001

On The Cover

DHEA: Anti-Aging Hormone

A plethora of new human studies reveals that DHEA protects against common age-related diseases such as chronic inflammation, immune dysfunction, arteriosclerosis and brain aging.

Reports

AGE Breakers

Scientists at Alteon, Inc. have developed a promising drug that may help to reverse cardiovascular and other aging-related disorders.

Battling Heart Disease with B Vitamins

We Know that folic acid, vitamins B12 and B6 reduce Homocysteine, but new research reveals additional mechanisms about how these vitamins can help prevent and treat cardiovascular disease.

Departments

In The News

Curcumin protects against tumors, folate counteracts breast cancer, etc.

Q & A

The importance of blood testing, safe melatonin doses and more.

Journal Abstracts