Human aging process biologically reversed in world first
At Boost Oxygen, we always like to share articles about current events concerning supplemental oxygen and your health. In July 2020, we shared an article about scientists in Israel that developed a new type of hyperbaric oxygen therapy that increased blood flow in the brain to prevent declining cognitive function in the brains of healthy, older adults.
Read the original article from July 2020: Inhaling pure oxygen could keep your brain younger for longer
There is a follow-up on their progress! In an article from Yahoo news titled “Human aging process biologically reversed in world first”, it explains the success the scientists have had in recent months:
“The aging process has been biologically reversed for the first time by giving humans oxygen therapy in a pressurized chamber. Scientists in Israel showed they could turn back the clock in two key areas of the body believed to be responsible for the frailty and ill-health that comes with growing older. As people age, the protective caps at the ends of chromosomes – called telomeres – shorten, causing DNA to become damaged and cells to stop replicating.”