2008

Mild Stress and Healthy Aging

Applying Hormesis in Aging Research and Interventions

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ISBN: 978-1-4020-6868-3 (Print) 978-1-4020-6869-0 (Online)

Table of contents (11 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-viii

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    Pages 1-4

    Hormesis and Aging: What's the Deal?

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    Pages 5-19

    What Is Hormesis?

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    Pages 21-41

    Irradiation and Hormesis

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    Pages 43-63

    Hypergravity in Drosophila melanogaster

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    Pages 65-79

    Temperature-Induced Hormesis in Drosophila

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    Pages 81-96

    Hormetic Modulation of Aging in Human Cells

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    Pages 97-114

    Physical Activity: A Strong Stimulant for Hormesis During Aging

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    Pages 115-138

    How Xenohormetic Compounds Confer Health Benefits

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    Pages 139-155

    Mild Stress in the Aging Heart: Role of Ischemic Preconditioning

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    Pages 157-170

    Clinical Applications of Low-Dose Whole Body Irradiation Hormesis

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    Pages 171-183

    Mild Stress and Healthy Aging: Perspectives for Human Beings

  13. Back Matter

    Pages 185-187