Our Organs Have Biological Ages

Our Organs Have Biological Ages

Biological age (BA) is used to “evaluate the aging status instead of chronological age (CA).” A recent study found that rather than one standard biological age, “there might be multiple ‘clocks’ within the whole-body system.” The study explains that everyone ages at different rates and our organs are no different; from our liver to our gut microbiome, these systems also have diverse aging patterns. 


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Taylor Marks is a certified holistic health coach and professionally trained chef from The Institute of Culinary Education. Her passions include the latest research in health science, culinary arts, holistic wellness, and guiding others towards feeling their best.