‘Anti-aging’ pills linked to increased risk of breast cancer, brain cancer: study

A new study from the University of Missouri found that a popular supplement used for a variety of beneficial health outcomes may, in fact, be responsible for increasing the risk of some cancers. The supplement, a form of vitamin B3 called nicotinamide riboside (NR), has been the subject of commercial studies finding benefits for cardiovascular, … Read more

Popular ‘anti-aging supplement’ may lead to brain cancer, study says

TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) – A study by researchers at the University of Missouri found that taking a popular vitamin supplement may contribute to brain cancer risk. The vitamin, called nicotinamide riboside, is a variant of B3. According to the results of the study, taking the nutritional pill can lead to an increased risk of breast … Read more

CDC map places 7 states in the worst category for flu activity

(NEXSTAR) — The 2022 flu season has started early and brutally, especially in the South, according to tracking by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The CDC has seven states, plus Washington, DC, in the highest category for flu activity, shown in purple on the map below. Alabama, Georgia, Mississippi, North Carolina, Tennessee, South … Read more