Category: Related Science

A Biomarker In Your Pee May Reveal Your True Biological Age

(Original article published in IFLScience March 5, 2018)

A biomarker in pee can tell your age

From bee venom facials to mercury wrinkle cream, people are obsessed with staying young. But how exactly do we measure age? Researchers in China think they may have figured it out.

A new study published in Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience suggests a biomarker found in urine may be the key to measuring a person’s biological age – and it may also help predict one’s risk of age-related diseases. Read more