By Dr. Howard W. Fishertelomeres

As an anti-aging physician, awareness of the factors that will decrease the length or quality of life is necessary knowledge in order to determine which actions may be able to intervene in this damage. The negative effects of oxygen can be witnessed throughout the realm of biological interactions and yet it is the most essential element for life. Cells can last no more than four and a half minutes without oxygen as it leads to cellular death however it is essential for the production of energy in mitochondria. Combine this with toxins prevalent in our air, food and water accumulating in our bodies and add to it the further discovery that a great deal of the damage (disease and aging) was being carried out by free radicals (oxidants) in our system… [please read rest of this article complete with references]