Category: Thomas Perls

How long can people live? New study suggests there’s a limit

Associated Press Thomas Perls, School of Medicine Just how long can people live?… Expert quote: Instead of searching for an anti-aging pill, people should focus on eating better and exercising to stay healthy in their twilight years, said Dr. Thomas Perls, professor of geriatrics at Boston University who heads the New England Centenarian Study. View […]

A doctor explains why a woman would use the kind of growth hormone linked to sports doping scandals

Business Insider Thomas Perls, School of Medicine Peyton Manning found himself embroiled in scandal when Al Jazeera released “The Dark Side,” a documentary that purported to link shipments of human growth hormone (HGH) to the quarterback in 2011… Expert quote: “In my opinion, there’s no scientific or medical evidence there.” View full article