Conclusions: The usefulness of a biological age
(BA/PR) approach in predicting outcomes in the elderly was supported.
Thankfully she put my skin's biological age
at 28, not much higher than my real age, but said I needed to get into a daily face-care routine -or risk becoming a twentysomething living in an OAP's body.
While the birth date on your driver's license can tell you your chronological age, that might mean little in terms of the biological age
of your body and cells.
Tests of immune function could give an indication of true biological age
, they said.
It is considered a marker of overall biological age
compared with chronological age.
It can tell whether your biological age
is older or younger than your actual age.
But Dr Blasco insisted: "It will be useful for you to know your biological age
You need to determine your biological age
versus your chronological age.
He remains fresh-faced but his biological age
, 28, is deceptive.
According to Sharpless, "The most immediate clinical application [of the findings] is that someone could measure the p16 level of a patient and tell [his or her] biological age
And moving down in the world by marrying someone from a lower social class adds years to a woman's biological age
Apparently, according to my test results it's a case of now or never as I have a biological age
4 years to their biological age
, the research suggests.
Recent studies, however, have overturned this notion completely, discovering instead that the natural decline of Human Growth Hormone (HGH), from ages 21 to 61 (the average age at which there is only a trace left in the body) and is the reason why the the body ages and fails to regenerate itself to its 25 year-old biological age
By measuring your biological age
, as opposed to your chronological age, they can diagnose how ageing is affecting you.