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Exercise: Fountain of Youth or Myth? Here’s the Truth About Aging

Michael Hunter, MD
BeingWell
Published in
5 min readMay 17, 2024

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SCIENTISTS HAVE DISCOVERED A FATTY SUBSTANCE called BMP that accumulates in our bodies as we age.

The good news?

Exercise, such as jogging or biking, can help lower your BMP levels.

Drops in BMP could slow the aging process.

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Michael Hunter, MD
BeingWell

I have degrees from Harvard, Yale, and Penn. I am a radiation oncologist in the Seattle area. You may find me regularly posting at www.newcancerinfo.com