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The Secret to a Long Life Is Matching Sex Chromosomes

When Jessie Gallan, who was 109 years, got asked about the secret to her long life, she replied “staying away from men.” This idea of matching sex chromosomes being the secret to a long life is not normally mentioned. When … Keep Reading


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New Technology Helps Test for Malnutrition in Children

Testing for life-threatening nutrient deficiencies should be available for anyone who needs it and can help others. Many aid workers in remote villages need to prick a toddler’s fingertip because they are sick. When the child is sick, the blood … Keep Reading


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