Anti-Aging and Longevity are popular in America and recently also in Europe. Anti-Aging and longevity are based on strategies to improve life expectancy and realise a "long life". Moreover the
manifestation of geriatric diseases shall be prevented or delayed.
Several diseases of civilisation primarily limit quality or expectancy of life. Therefore, Anti-Aging is also aimed at an effective prevention of these diseases caused by civilization.
So, extensive concepts of Anti-Aging treatment should take into account the whole range of preventive medicine. An essential contribution to the optimization of the health status can be made this way.
Copyright: Jörg Piper, MD, senior consultant, Clara-Viebig-Str. 4, D-56864 Bad Bertrich, Germany