Health Science Roundup Week of Sept 15, 2021

Altos Labs. Jeff Bezos is joining Russian-born billionaire Yuri Milner in creating a competitor to the Google-backed Calico. Altos is pursuing biological reprogramming technology,...

Over 50s Fasting for Longevity. What You Should Know About Autophagy

Our cells go through a normal, physiological mechanism in which they quite literally feed on themselves—a process known as autophagy (pronounced aa-TAA-fuh-jee). The word...

The Gut-Brain Axis: How Gut Health Influences Dementia Risk

Though genetics certainly play a role, recent research shows that modifiable lifestyle factors like diet and exercise can actually influence someone's risk of developing...

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