- Q What is detoxification?
Ashley Koff, Nutrition & DieteticsWhile the word detoxification may conjure images of drugged out celebrities in rehab for substance abuse, from a scientific perspective it actually refers primarily to the body's natural methods of self-cleansing -- of ridding waste that are the... Full Answer
- Q Can DNA repair therapies slow the aging process?
Dr. Arthur Perry, Plastic & Reconstructive SurgerySome anti-aging "centers" perform a variety of diagnostic tests and administer nutritional supplements with antioxidants. Some measure deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) damage and free-radical levels, and develop individualized DNA repair programs,... Full Answer
- Q What determines a person's body shape?
Dr. Michael Roizen, Internal MedicineAs kids, we're all basically the same shape. So what changes? It all comes down to sex hormones, which regulate how you use and store fat. The big gender difference comes in the form of the classic apple and pear shapes (called gynoid and android).... Full Answer
- Q Can I slow the aging process?
Bryce Wylde, Alternative & Complementary MedicineAlthough living to two-hundred is possible but unlikely I suggest that the best way to get there, other than growing your own stem cells, is to implement the following: 1. Stop smoking. 2. Drink one glass of red wine daily. 3. Brush and floss your... Full Answer