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This Biotech Startup Just Raised $47 Million To Make Drugs From Fungi

Fungi in the lab Hexagon Bio In 1928, a Scottish researcher by the name of Alexander Fleming came back from vacation to discover that he’d accidentally grown a species of fungi called Penicillium on a petri dish containing bacteria. The fungi, to Fleming’s surprise, appeared to be keeping the growth of that bacteria at bay.… Read More »

Here Are the Best New TV Shows Coming This Fall Because You Know You’re Running Out of Things to Watch

Fact: In pre-lockdown life, human beings had a variety of hobbies and interests. Many of those hobbies and interests involved being around other humans and/or leaving the confines of our respective homes. Some of them even involved doing both of those things at the same time. Also a fact: In the post-lockdown world, all those… Read More »

This Fat Impairs Immune System and Increases Risk of COVID

In this interview, Dr. Chris Knobbe, an ophthalmologist, discusses some of the eye-opening information found in his book, “Ancestral Dietary Strategy to Prevent and Treat Macular Degeneration.”1 Knobbe is the founder and president of the Cure AMD Foundation, a nonprofit dedicated to the prevention of age-related macular degeneration (AMD), which is the No. 1 cause… Read More »

How to live longer: Adding this drink to your daily routine may boost your life expectancy

Long life expectancy could be achieved with the addition of apple cider vinegar in your diet. Apple cider vinegar is a fermented apple drink – it’s made by exposing crushed apples to yeast, which ferments the sugars and turns them into alcohol. Bacteria is then added to further ferment the alcohol, turning it into acetic… Read More »