Lou Ferrigno: Incredible Forever
World-class bodybuilder, star of the classic TV series The Incredible Hulk and the film Hercules, personal trainer to Chuck Norris and the late Michael Jackson—Lou Ferrigno’s achievements are truly “Herculean.” In this month’s cover story, he reveals the keys to ageless strength, from the Mediterranean diet to his supplement regimen.
Innovative Strategies to Combat Kidney Disease
Researchers have only recently uncovered the epidemic of chronic kidney disease striking aging Americans. In some cases, up to 60% of kidney function may be lost before standard testing reveals a problem. The encouraging news is that there are proven methods to diagnose kidney disease early, and natural interventions that protect against this widespread killer—including many nutrients Life Extension® members already take.
Is Conventional Pomegranate Extract Enough?
From heart disease and obesity to cancer prevention, the benefits of the pomegranate fruit have been thoroughly documented. Now scientists are discovering unique properties in the flower and seed of the pomegranate plant. These findings are of particular importance to those suffering chronic inflammatory conditions as well as excess glucose and lipid blood levels.
Optimize Your Omega-3 Status: Personalized Blood Test Reveals a Novel Cardiac Risk Factor
Imagine you could determine a significant measure of your risk of death from cardiac arrest with a simple, inexpensive blood test. In a major advance, this technology is now available for at-home use. The key lies in a previously unobtainable, scientifically validated blood marker called the omega-3 index. Learn how the Omega Score™ could save your life.
The Overlooked Compound That Saves Lives
Forty years of clinical research confirm the power of N-acetylcysteine to protect against various forms of pulmonary disease. Unfortunately, pharmaceutical companies co-opted it years ago for use in patented drugs. Overlooked is the ability of this little-known nutrient to combat many of today’s leading causes of death.
Life Extension® has long warned of the lethal dangers of estrogen imbalance in aging men. A new study in the Journal of the American Medical Association confirms a strong link to male mortality based on estrogen blood levels. Fortunately, most male Life Extension members test their estrogen blood levels annually and take steps to maintain optimal balance.
Chocolate wards off stroke; Mediterranean diet protects the aging brain; low CoQ10 levels linked to chronic fatigue; vitamin D combats Crohn’s disease; men who drink tea have slimmer waistlines; green tea fights fi broid tumor growth.
Dr. Keith Black, author of Brain Surgeon: A Doctor’s Inspiring Encounters with Mortality and Miracles, discusses brain cancer’s causes and offers strategies for its prevention.