According to a new study, taking the arthritis supplement called glucosamine extended mice's lifespan by 10 percent.
Presence of male roundworms can prove fatal for female worms, a new study suggests.
After a careful analysis of King Richard III's remains, the researchers believe that the late king suffered from a roundworm infection.
In the latest issue of Science, scientists looked into how animals and insects treated certain illnesses and injuries in the wild.
Need a microscope for your cell phone? There’s an app for that.
New research done by the University of Michigan reveals the relationship between cold air and the receptor channel, TRPA-1. The TRPA-1 receptor apparently gets triggered by the cold air and starts a chain reaction resulting in the activation of the longevity gene. This research is still limited to roundworms, but the fact that these mechanisms also exist in humans suggests that cold air can lead to loner lifespans for humans as well.
Staying active, productive, and keeping your mind at work, is a great way of staying healthy and happy. This is particularly true during lockdown, when it can feel easy to slip into a rut of laziness, without any clear-cut schedule. But with monotony talking its toll and resulting in a serious lack of motivation for many, how do we keep on top of a consistent workflow and schedule? Stuck for inspiration on how to stay productive and pro-active during the self-isolation, and also generally in your everyday life going forward? Take a look at this short list that we’ve compiled, detailing some practices that you might want to try and employ where possible.