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Do we need supplements as we grow older?

Our bodies need an “orchestra” of nutrients to stay well and healthy. (123RF) Many people say that supplements are not needed, since we get all we need from our food. There are studies showing that some supplements, like calcium and vitamin

Scientists grow mini human brains

Scientists in Singapore have made a big leap on research on the ‘mini-brain’. These advanced mini versions of the human midbrain will help researchers develop treatments and conduct other studies into Parkinson’s Disease (PD) and aging-related brain diseases. These mini midbrain

Pluck hair in a specific pattern to grow new hair: Hair six times thicker in mice

Quorum sensing in hair population regeneration is shown. Credit: Courtesy of Cheng-Ming Chuong If there’s a cure for male pattern baldness, it might hurt a little. A team led by USC Stem Cell Principal Investigator Cheng-Ming Chuong has demonstrated that by