Aging & Progeria

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    Drug That Allows People To Grow Old Gracefully...
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    'Forever young' drug that lets you grow old gracefully could soon be reality
    2nd November 2011 - Scientists have found a way to slow cell growth
     
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    Heaven help us if we ever discover a path to immortality.

    The mass slaughters that will ensue will be terrible things to behold.
     
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    Old before his time...
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    The real-life Benjamin Button: Boy, 4, looks like an old man and can't go to school 'because other children are scared of him'
    29 July 2016 | Bayezid Hossain has the premature ageing condition progeria; Disease ages the body - but not the mind - at eight times normal rate; Also has another condition causing his skin to hang loosely in folds; He doesn't go to school because other children are afraid of him
     

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