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Aging by Design
Why do we age? How do we age? These questions have baffled scientists for centuries and remain unresolved. The answer to the “how” question is critical to our ability to successfully prevent and treat age-related diseases like cancer and heart disease that now cause the majority of all deaths in the developed world. Because of major difficulties in directly experimentally ...more
Kindle Edition, 93 pages
Published August 30th 2011 by Azinet Press
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This book describes the continuing lack of scientific agreement on the nature of biological aging. The three theories: Aging results from fundamental (and unalterable) deteriorative processes; aging results from the fact that our bodies do not try harder not to age; aging results from our possessing, in effect, a suicide mechanism that purposely limits lifespan. The book has pictures and descriptions of the scientists responsible for developing the various theories and an overview of their impli ...more