Contents

The Role of Inflammation in Aging 271

The Role of Oxidative Stress in Aging 272

The Role of Microglia in Aging 274

The Role of Neurogenesis in Aging 275

Therapeutic Interventions for Inflammation and Oxidative Stress in Aging 276 Spirulina as a Natural Therapeutic Intervention for Inflammation and

Oxidative Stress in Aging 277

References 285

Normal aging, an unavoidable fact of life, results in, manageable changes for most; yet, others encounter aging with immense changes in neurobiology and disease. To understand the spectrum of changes that accompany age, we must first understand the neurobiology of aging, in order to develop therapeutic or lifestyle interventions that extend the functional lifespan. There are numerous theories that assess the natural aging process. Consequentially, there are several ways to evaluate the neurobiology of aging. Currently inflammation and oxidative stress are the predominate theories of aging in the central nervous system (CNS).

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