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Landmark Results Achieved in Aging and Chronic Disease: Danish Group Extends Disease-free Life by 8 Years

By WILLIAM H. BESTERMANN JR., MD New Scientific Breakthroughs Can Provide a Longer Healthier Life Twenty-one years of follow-up comparing usual care with a protocol-driven team-based intervention in diabetes proved that healthy life in humans can be prolonged by 8 years. These results were achieved at a lower per patient per year cost. Aging researchers… Read More »

Kentucky toddler’s tick bite led to rare disease, mom warns: ‘I wouldn’t wish this upon my worst enemy’

A Kentucky mother who found a tick on her 2-year-old son’s neck now has a warning for other parents: Beware of these potentially disease-causing critters. Kayla Oblisk’s told Fox News she removed a tick from her toddler Jackson’s body in May after he played outside. Days later, on May 20, she began to notice symptoms… Read More »