More Years in Life, More Life in Years.
Anti-aging medicine is an evolving branch of medical science and applied medicine.
It seeks to avoid the underlying causes of aging and aims to alleviate any age-related ailment. The ultimate goal being to extend the healthy lifespan of humans whilst retaining youthful characteristics.
Today’s healthcare challenges and tomorrow’s opportunities can only be met by those who search out deeper explanations of the systemic processes that generate health and disease.
Life expectancy has increased due to scientific advancements and changes in conditions of living, however it has come with very little progress towards quality of life or the length of disease-free years in the majority of population.
Evolutionary Science is critical to an understanding of integrated human health in a modern world. Advances in the fields of genomics, epigenetics, developmental biology and epidemiology have led to the growing realisation that incorporating evolutionary thinking is essential if medicine is to achieve its full potential.