By Bill Gifford
From acclaimed journalist invoice Gifford comes a roaring trip into the area of anti-aging technological know-how looking for solutions to a common obsession: what may be performed approximately getting old?
Stay younger eternally (or Die Trying)
SPRING CHICKEN is a full-throttle, high-energy experience during the most modern study, renowned mythology, and old knowledge on mankind's oldest obsession: How do we dwell longer? and higher? In his humorous, self-deprecating voice, veteran reporter invoice Gifford takes readers on a desirable trip in the course of the technological know-how of getting older, from the most obvious indicators like wrinkles and baldness correct down into the innermost workings of cells. We stopover at state of the art labs the place scientists are operating to "hack" the getting older method, like purging "senescent" cells from mice to opposite the results of getting older. he will display why a few humans reside prior a hundred with out even attempting, what has occurred with resveratrol, the "red wine tablet" that made headlines many years in the past, how your fats tissue is making an attempt to kill you, and the way it is attainable to unencumber longevity-promoting pathways which are programmed into our very genes. Gifford separates the wheat from the chaff as he exposes hoaxes and scams foisted upon an getting older society, and fingers readers with the very best recommendation on what to do, what not to do, and what life-changing remedies could be correct round the nook.
An intoxicating mix of deep reporting, attention-grabbing technology, and prescriptive takeaway, SPRING CHICKEN will show the extreme breakthroughs that could but carry us everlasting adolescence, whereas exposing harmful deceptions that prey at the blameless and ignorant.