Fat-Holding Pigment #2

Despite the divergence of opinion over a hundred years ago, scientists knew more about Yellow Fat Disease than they know today. And an even greater divergence of opinion exists today.But one thing IS for sure — Yellow Fat Disease measures the velocity of aging. <> Subhash Kashyap, Vinay S... Read More

Fat-Holding Pigment #1

What did we feed our pets and lab animals back in the day? And cows aren't always "free of fat-holding pigment." I've come across this before, so let's just say that cows are relatively free from lipofuscin. <> David H. Dolley & Frances V. Guthrie ("The Pigmentation of Nerve Cells," The ... Read More

Rice Stockpiles Arsenic

Arsenic is tricky. It's two syllables as a noun and three syllables as an adjective. <> Rice hoards arsenic. Arsenic is a patented plant growth activator. So a dozen or so of my Facebook Friends jumped on that, wondering "What does that mean?" <> This doesn't take a rocket scientist t... Read More