Live long and stay fit, right into old age. Sound too good to be true? Scientists may be on the cusp of making it reality. Their theory is, if metabolism drops, the body ages more slowly. It works with mice, could it work for us too?
The naked mole-rat is an amazing animal and has long been something of a puzzle. The desert rodent feels no pain and ages incredibly slowly. Could humans not take a leaf out of their book?
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