Can a hormone called klotho enhance cognition and hold off dementia? Yes, in mice, at least

Wednesday, August 9, 2017 - 07:32 in Health & Medicine

If ever there were a hormone to spark intellectual excitement, it’s klotho. At the dawn of our lives, our blood brims with klotho. But as age and disease stiffen our joints and cloud our minds, klotho ebbs. People who exercise and remain spry into old age have more of the stuff. Those suffering...

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