Next Avenue Column
Next Avenue Column

featuring Steven Austad Column and Ask the Expert Interviews


AFAR has launched a new editorial partnership with the PBS website Next Avenue, public media’s first and only national journalism service for America’s booming 50+ population.

The monthly feature will spotlight both original columns by AFAR Scientific Director Steven N. Austad, Ph.D., as well as Ask the Expert interviews.

Read Dr. Austad’s debut column --The Low Cost, All-Natural Tool for Healthy Aging -- exploring the molecular benefits of exercise here.

Read an Ask the Expert Interview with AFAR board member and grantee Tom Rando, M.D., Ph.D  -- "Young Blood for Aging Bodies?" -- discussing young blood, biomarkers, and aging here.


For more insights from AFAR experts, check out our archived Huffington Post columns by Scientific Director Steven Austad, Ph.D., and Medical Officer Richard W. Besdine, M.D., here.