Category Archives: Telomeres

Astragalus has telomere restoration benefits?

Mention astragalus and most people probably connect the name with one famous medicinal species – Astragalus membranaceus or astragalus propinquus. Not all astragalus species have medicinal properties, but astragalus membranaceous certainly does. And it is mainly this astragalus that was the subject of some ongoing research into its anti aging properties – More specifically, it’s… Read More »

Telomeres explained

Telomeres may hold the key to exciting future anti aging advances. Telomeres are strands or sequences of DNA attached to the ends of chromosomes. They have a very important role in cellular health. Every time your cells divide (and cells reproduce by dividing), the telomeres that are attached on the ends of the chromosomes get… Read More »