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Opinion: Aging, Just Another Disease

By Mutaz Musa | November 1, 2016

No longer considered an inevitability, growing older should be and is being treated like a chronic condition. 

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The Oldest of Them All

By Alison F. Takemura | August 12, 2016

Greenland sharks can live an estimated 400 years, beating the previous vertebrate longevity record, scientists report.

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Humans Under Pressure

By Ed Yong | April 25, 2013

Better health care in Gambian villages lead to flip-flopping selection pressures on height and weight.

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