Durk Pearson, Sandy Shaw


Durk Pearson, Sandy Shaw
Durk Pearson and Sandy Shaw are independent experts in anti-aging research and brain biochemistry. Since 1968, they have been pioneers in the life extension field. The publication of their runaway-bestseller Life Extension, A Practical Scientific Approach in 1982 was a benchmark in the history of nutritional science and created a whole new biomedical paradigm. Among other best sellers, Durk & Sandy are the authors of Freedom of Informed Choice: FDA Versus Nutrient Supplements, a book that discusses constitutional and scientific issues relating to the FDA's regulation of the dissemination of scientific information.

Durk graduated from MIT in 1965 with a triple major in Physics, Biology, and Psychology, and a triple minor in electrical engineering, computer science, and chemistry. Sandy graduated from UCLA with majors in Chemistry and Zoology. For more than 40 years, Durk and Sandy have researched and published extensively about the role nutrition plays in longevity, fat control and brain chemistry.
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September, 2014 | Complete Life Extension News Library


iFOIA, New Resource from the Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press Online Tool to Create, Send, and Track Federal and State Freedom of Information Requests

New Taurine & Bromine Formulation

Taurine and Glutamate Neurotoxicity

TAURINE Promotes Neurogenesis

TAURINE May Be Cytoprotective Against Amyloid Beta to Ameliorate Development and Progression of Alzheimer’s

TAURINE Protects Against Age-Associated Decline in Kidney Function, a Major Source of Morbidity and Mortality

Mechanisms of TAURINE in the Kidneys

TAURINE Protects the Liver From Acetaminophen-induced Liver Failure

TAURINE Protects Against Fatty Liver

TAURINE and Cardiovascular Disease

Subgroup Analysis Tells the Story

TAURINE May Protect Against Arrhythmias

TAURINE Regulates Sensitivity of Platelets to Aggregation

TAURINE’s Mechanisms for Protection against Ischemic Stroke

TAURINE Protects Against Cognitive Decline by Preventing Excitotoxic Cholinergic Dysfunction

TAURINE and Fish Oil Decrease Fat Accumulation, Improve Glucose and Insulin Levels in Type 2 Diabetic Mice

TAURINE Improves Condition of Patients with Chronic Periodontitis

TAURINE Even Improved Tinnitus in Rats that Developed Tinnitus As a Result of Exposure to Loud Noise


BROMINE, an Essential Trace Element Is INCLUDED (as bromide) in our new Taurine/Bromine Formulation AT NO EXTRA CHARGE

Inflammatory Environment Surrounds Cancer Cells May Be Inhibited By Antiinflammatory TAURINE BROMAMINE

An Early Link between Hypochlorous Acid and Heart Disease


BROMIDE Found in Seawater and in Human Blood

BROMIDE in Drinking Water

How to Use the New TAURINE/BROMINE Formulation

Durk Pearson & Sandy Shaw Life Extension Newsletter™

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