Study reveals how alcohol permanently damages DNA and raises risk of cancer

For decades we have known that alcohol consumption increases a person?s risk of developing cancer, but how this actually occurs has never been completely understood. Now a team has demonstrated how alcohol permanently damages DNA in stem cells which subsequently increases cancer risks

https://newatlas.com/alcohol-cancer-dna-damage-stem-cell/52813/

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Aging Research Half a Lifetime Ago: the Lost Decades of the 20th Century

We roughly know the recent history of longevity science, starting in the 1990s in a period in which the small scientific community interested in aging was defensive and self-policing, uninterested in any talk of treating aging as a medical condition. Young researchers were discouraged from thinking about intervention in the mechanisms of aging, or any...

https://www.fightaging.org/archives/2018/01/aging-research-half-a-lifetime-ago-the-lost-decades-of-the-20th-century/

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