Archive for 2012
November 17, 2012 – Dr Maroon along with Dr Eugene Myers were honored this weekend in celebration of 25th anniversary of UPMC’s Center for Cranial Base Surgery. Dr. Maroon and others lectured on the advancements of skull base surgery and recognized Dr Maroon’s contributions to the program.
“I was the first training fellow in the Center, and it was the first of its kind in North America,” he said. “The Center’s founders really were pioneers, doing something no one else was doing. The marathon procedures – one was 36 hours long – were very radical, risky, and deviated from the standard of care, so they were met with lots of resistance. Now, some of the techniques they championed are routine and widespread.”
Read Complete Press Release – Here
On November 19, Dr Maroon was named chairman of the medical and scientific advisory board at Stemedica Cell Technologies Inc. San Diego-based Stemedica is a specialty biopharmaceutical company that develops adult stem cells and related products for use in clinical trials at research institutions and hospitals. Read More Here
THE AGE OF HEALTHY LIVING, Research shows we can have a say in how well we age, by DANIEL HOY
appearing in the Herald Sun, Melbourne, 10 Sep 2012
Anti-ageing medicine is not only about slowing the ageing process but enhancing the quality of the human life span,” Dr. Maroon
Read more Herald Sun 10 September 2012
Read Dr. Joseph Maroon’s recent interview in Sydney Australia about his “anti-aging recipe”. Dr. Maroon was in Australia last month as key note speaker for the largest anti-aging conference in the region.
You’re going to lose some strength and endurance with age, but with progressive and consistent training you can markedly slow things down and many studies show this.
A Mediterranean style diet with a high intake of vegetables and fruit, lean protein, whole grains and nuts, along with exercise and – where possible – reducing stress and exposure to pollutants will reduce inflammation.
Read entire interview Here
August 2012 Phipps Conservatories newest exhibit entitles – Unearth the Powers of Healing Plants: A Collection of Scientific Research- includes contributions by Dr. Joseph Maroon. Learn More Here
Dr. Maroon, author of the book, The Longevity Factor: How Resveratrol and Red Wine Activate Genes for a Longer and Healthier Life, provides tips on the importance of antioxidants found in certain foods and plants, like red grapes, that contain these healthy molecules. Go to Phipps to see the exhibit and learn more.