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Scientists Find That the Loss of a “Youth” Protein Could Drive Aging

The loss of the protein pigment epithelium-derived factor, the study discovered, is a driver of aging-related changes in the retina. Mice without a protective protein in their eyes have symptoms resembling age-related macular degeneration. According to a recent National Eye Institute (NEI) study in mice, loss of the protein pigment epithelium-derived factor (PEDF), which protects retinal …

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Chicago-based researchers say deadly new drug cocktails of fentanyl and uppers are spurring a fourth wave of ¿mass death¿ across the U.S.

Next-generation opioid-upper cocktail pills drive fourth U.S. wave of ‘mass death’, experts warn

Opioid watchers say deadly new drug cocktails of fentanyl and uppers are spurring a fourth wave of ‘mass death’ across the U.S., as voters blame the Biden administration for neglecting the crisis. Researchers at Chicago’s Northwestern University project a ‘fourth wave’ of opioid deaths will ravage U.S. cities and rural areas alike, exacerbating a problem …

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Coronavirus booster shots for people under 50 on hold amid drive to speed up new vaccine

Coronavirus booster shots for people under 50 on hold amid drive to speed up new vaccine

Comment on this story Comment Booster shots of the coronavirus vaccine for people younger than 50 are on hold as the Biden administration tries to accelerate a fall vaccination campaign using reformulated shots that target the now-dominant omicron subvariants, according to federal health officials. Officials are hoping vaccine makers — Moderna and Pfizer and its …

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