Spring Chicken: Stay Young Forever (or Die Trying)

Spring Chicken: Stay Young Forever (or Die Trying)

Bill Gifford

From acclaimed journalist invoice Gifford comes a roaring trip into the realm of anti-aging technological know-how looking for solutions to a common obsession: what might be performed approximately getting old?

Stay younger eternally (or Die Trying)

SPRING CHICKEN is a full-throttle, high-energy journey throughout the most modern learn, well known mythology, and historic knowledge on mankind's oldest obsession: How will we stay longer? and higher? In his humorous, self-deprecating voice, veteran reporter invoice Gifford takes readers on a desirable trip throughout the technology of getting older, from the most obvious symptoms 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 approach, like purging "senescent" cells from mice to opposite the results of getting older. he will demonstrate why a few humans stay previous 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 palms readers with the very best recommendation on what to do, what not to do, and what life-changing remedies will be correct round the nook.

An intoxicating mix of deep reporting, interesting technology, and prescriptive takeaway, SPRING CHICKEN will exhibit the extreme breakthroughs that can but convey us everlasting formative years, whereas exposing risky deceptions that prey at the blameless and ignorant.

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