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We Need A Fresh Way To Evaluate Aging

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It is time to measure 21st century aging with 21st century tools
Warren Sanderson, Stony Brook University (The State University of New York) and Sergei Scherbov, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA)



The populations of most countries of the world are aging, prompting a flood of news stories about slower economic growth, reduced labor force participation, looming pension crises, exploding health care costs and the reduced productivity and cognitive functioning of the elderly.

These stories are dire, in part because the most widely used measure of aging – the old-age dependency ratio, which measures the number of older dependents relative to working-age people – was developed a century ago and implies the consequences of aging will be much worse than they are likely to be. On top of that, this ratio is used in political and economic discussions of topics such as health care costs and the pension burden – things it was not designed to address.

Turning 65 in 2016 do…

HGH and Weight Loss - How HGH Helps You Lose Weight

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The hype over the Human growth hormone (HGH) in relation to weight loss is gaining popularity across the globe with the aim that it will help individuals solve their weight gain concerns without having to overdo anything. In addition, it will leave you feeling younger amongst other benefits. With all the hype, it is creating in the market, it is important that you identify what exactly it is and how it works in an effort to help you lose weight.


What is HGH? Human growth hormone (HGH) is produced in the human body by the pituitary glands aims at boosting growth in children and adolescents. Other of its functions includes regulating body composition, its fluids, bone and muscle growth, as well as sugar and fat metabolism. This hormone has been synthetically produced and has been used as a key ingredient in prescription drugs.

The human body needs HGH across its entire lifetime. As noted, HGH boosts metabolism thus the relation between this hormone and weight management. It has been n…
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