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The science of hormesis in health and longevity, editors, Suresh I. S. Rattan, Marios Kyriazis

Table of contents
Front Cover -- The Science of Hormesis in Health and Longevity -- Copyright Page -- Contents -- List of Contributors -- Preface -- I. History, Terminology and Challenges -- 1 The Dose-Response Revolution: How Hormesis Became Significant: An Historical and Personal Reflection -- 1.1 Introduction -- 1.2 My Introduction to Hormesis -- 1.3 Preparing for Hormesis -- 1.4 The First Hormesis Conference -- 1.5 The BELLE Initiative and Hormesis -- 1.6 The Funding of Hormesis Research -- 1.7 Hormesis: Gaining Acceptance Within the Scientific Community -- 1.8 The Critiques-From the Constructive to the Pathological -- 1.9 Other Leaders of Hormesis Research -- 1.10 Don Luckey and Radiation Hormesis -- 1.11 Hormesis: Gaining Acceptance -- 1.12 Spreading the Hormesis Word -- 1.13 The Enemy Within -- 1.14 Rewriting Toxicological and Risk Assessment History -- 1.15 The Michigan State-Transgenerational Hormesis Story -- 1.16 Hormesis and Awards -- 1.17 Hormesis Research and Leadership Accomplishments -- 1.17.1 Research Accomplishments -- 1.17.2 Leadership Accomplishments -- 1.18 Final Thoughts: The Road Less Taken -- Conflict of Interest -- Acknowledgment -- References -- 2 Mild Stress-Induced Hormesis: Hopes and Challenges -- 2.1 Why to Use Hormesis in Prevention and Therapy? -- 2.2 How to Use Hormesis in Prevention and Therapy? -- 2.2.1 What Mild Stresses to Use? -- 2.2.2 What Age for a Mild Stress? -- 2.2.3 What Duration for a Mild Stress? -- 2.2.4 Individual Variability: Safety and Efficiency -- 2.3 Is It Possible to Mimic Hormesis? -- 2.4 Is It Useful to Combine Mild Stresses? -- 2.5 Hopes and Challenges for Therapy and Prevention -- 2.5.1 Using Mild Stress in Therapy -- 2.5.2 Using Mild Stress in Prevention -- 2.5.3 Qualifying Fasting as a Mild Stress for Therapy: An Ongoing Process -- 2.6 Conclusions -- References
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eng
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non fiction
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1 online resource (327 pages)
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remote
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online
ISBN
9780128142547

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