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A vitamin found to 'stop' the aging of organs

Researchers have discovered that ''old'' mice are much healthier when fed with a specific vitamin
A team of scientists discovered that a vitamin called Nicotinamide riboside ''stops'' the aging (degeneration) process of organs in mice. The discovery could lead us to novel ways for treating...
1 March 2017 -
R. Aitta

Val Kilmer's health continues to deteriorate

Val Kilmer a mere shell of himself as he continues to battle health issues.
Val Kilmer fans are continuing to worry about the "Top Gun" star's deteriorating health. The actor was spotted out last Sunday in Santa Monica looking very pale and frail despite making an...
28 February 2017 -

Rick Santorum lies about disabled people on CNN

The former senator said that people with preexisting conditions were scamming insurance companies
Rick Santorum went on CNN to discuss the Affordable Care Act on Feb. 27th. During the discussion, he said that millions of people with preexisting conditions were using the act's provisions to get...
2 March 2017 -
M. Stafford
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