|Can coconut fat keep brains from aging too fast?|
“The study is good news for children with Cockayne syndrome, because we do not currently have an effective treatment. Our study suggests that a high-fat diet can postpone aging processes,” says study leader Vilhelm Bohr, a professor from the Center for ...
Futurity: Research News - Thu, 20 Nov 2014 08:52
|High-fat Diet May Slow Down Alzheimer's, Parkinson's and Premature Aging|
Linked to a defect in the DNA, particularly in the CSB protein, Cockayne Syndrome causes failure in protein synthesis, and leads to dwarfism, mental retardation, hearing, and vision impairments. It has been said that our brains have the ability to ...
Science Times - Tue, 11 Nov 2014 21:37
|Could a high-fat diet help slow brain aging?|
This damage to DNA has been linked with Alzheimer's and Cockayne syndrome - a premature aging disorder that results in death by the age of 10-12. The new study uses a mouse model of Cockayne syndrome to investigate these defects to the DNA repair ...
Medical News Today - Fri, 07 Nov 2014 01:02
|Postpone Brain Aging With A High-Fat Diet|
Science 2.0 - Thu, 06 Nov 2014 06:02
|High-Fat Diets May Delay Brain Ageing|
NDTV - Fri, 07 Nov 2014 04:53
|High-Fat Diet Can Slow Brain Aging, Study Suggests|
Business 2 Community - Fri, 07 Nov 2014 15:00
|Mice Delay Aging with High-Fat Diet|
Nature World News - Thu, 06 Nov 2014 12:34
|HIgh-Fat Diets May Stall Brain Aging|
Counsel & Heal - Wed, 05 Nov 2014 16:22
|High-fat diet postpones brain aging, study suggests|
Medical Xpress - Wed, 05 Nov 2014 07:33
|High fat diet may cure Alzheimer's, Parkinson's disease: Study|
In humans, this defect causes the disorder Cockayne syndrome, where patients prematurely age as children and die at an age of 10-12 years. The study showed that placing a mouse model of Cockayne syndrome on a high-fat diet will postpone ageing ...
Daily Bhaskar (press release) (registration) (blog) - Mon, 10 Nov 2014 04:33
|Fundraisers' fifth anniversary|
Katie's eldest daughter Aimee was born with Cockayne's syndrome, and died just before her third birthday. She also lost her fourth daughter Millie to the condition in April 2011. Dione's third daughter Poppy was stillborn in July 2009. They had planned ...
Gazette - Wed, 19 Nov 2014 01:00
|Butterfly Walk to benefit Cockayne Syndrome|
One year-old Eris Carroll who has cockayne syndrome, a rare terminal genetic disorder, Friday, March 28, 2014 . Some of the issues caused by the disease are premature aging, sun sensitivity, multi organ failure, cataracts, and hearing issues. The ...
Knoxville News Sentinel - Fri, 28 Mar 2014 12:49
|Coping with prematurely aged children: Families with Cockayne Syndrome kids ...|
Families with children who suffer from Cockayne Syndrome, a rare genetic disease characterized by premature aging, gathered at the weekend in Alexandra, Virginia, to share experiences about a condition that can typically leave them feeling isolated.
Daily Mail - Mon, 05 Aug 2013 13:39
|Families of Children with Cockayne Syndrome Gather in Alexandria|
CBS Local - Mon, 05 Aug 2013 13:11
|Families Of Children With Rare Genetic Disorder Cockayne Syndrome Convene ...|
Medical Daily - Mon, 05 Aug 2013 16:13
|Kids with rare premature aging disease meet in Va.|
USA TODAY - Mon, 05 Aug 2013 16:55
|Mom of girl with rare disorder: 'My fear is her leaving me'|
Shelby Brown turns 8 Oct. 22, but her birthdays are a mixed blessing for her mom, Latasha Mims. “I'm kind of happy and sad all at the same time,” Mims said. “My fear is her leaving me.” Shelby has a rare genetic disorder called Cockayne syndrome, which ...
Chicago Sun-Times - Mon, 22 Oct 2012 01:10