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Spirulina is an effective dietary source of zeaxanthin to humans.

Yu, B. et al. PubMed Abstract Zeaxanthin is a predominant xanthophyll in human eyes and may reduce the risk of cataracts and age-related macular degeneration. Spirulina is an algal food that contains a high concentration of zeaxanthin. In order to … Continue reading

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Project seeks 1 million veterans to give blood, DNA for disease research

Meredith Cohn Baltimore Sun The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs is looking for a few good men and women to volunteer for a battle it’s waging at home — against disease. Actually, more than a few are needed. Officials overseeing … Continue reading

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The Horrible “Immune System Mistake” Millions Will Make This Year

Source: Mercola Before you decide to get a flu shot for yourself or your child, take a few minutes to look into the research on both their effectiveness and safety. What you will find may very well impact your decision. … Continue reading

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Aussie researchers closer to HIV vaccine

Source: SMH Australian researchers are one step closer to finding a vaccine for HIV, and hope to be able to offer a preventative jab within the decade. Experts at The University of Melbourne have found that people with HIV produce … Continue reading

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