Anti-aging supplement works in mice, maybe humans

Delly Bezoss

Share on PinterestScientists continue the search for life extending supplements. Marc Tran/Stocksy As humans age, the mitochondria in the cells degrade, which negatively impacts cellular function. A recent study finds that a patented supplement improves such signs of aging in mice, significantly extending their life span. So far, limited trials […]

Can vitamin D supplements prevent autoimmune disease?

Delly Bezoss

You don’t have to look far to find claims that taking vitamin D supplements is great for your health. It’s supposed to be good for everything from preventing cancer and dementia to avoiding infections and heart disease. Unfortunately, many supposed benefits of vitamin D supplements remain unproven. Yet, […]

Mild COVID-19 may affect heart health in younger adults

Delly Bezoss

Share on PinterestNew research emphasizes the cardiovascular impact of COVID-19 on younger adults. Image credit: Vachira Vachira/NurPhoto via Getty Images. A study of young Brazilian adults finds that even a mild-to-moderate case of COVID-19 can unbalance the autonomic nervous system, potentially leading to cardiovascular issues that become evident later in […]