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Elysium Health

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Not to be confused with Elysium Healthcare. Elysium Health is a company founded in 2014 by biologist Leonard Guarente, Dan Alminana, and Eric Marcotulli to market dietary supplements.[1] The next year, the company started selling a dietary supplement called Basis that packages two supplements, nicotinamide riboside (NR), a form of B vitamin found in yeast, and pterostilbene, a polyphenol found in blueberries, into one capsule.[2] The company says that these two ingredients help cells make nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide (NAD) and that they stimulate sirtuins.[1] The company is widely described as being in the anti-aging field and similar to Sirtris Pharmaceuticals which was developing resveratrol.[1][2][3] Elysium has tried ...
Health Canada

Health Canada

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Health Canada (French: Santé Canada) is the department of the government of Canada with responsibility for national public health. The current Minister of Health is Ginette Petitpas Taylor, a Liberal Member of Parliament appointed to the position by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. It was created in 1993 when the former Canadian federal department Health and Welfare Canada split into two separate departments, Health Canada and Human Resources and Labour Canada. The department is also responsible numerous federal health-related agencies, such as the Canadian Food Inspection Agency and the Public Health Agency of Canada, among others. These organizations help to ensure compliance with federal law in a variety of healthcare, agriculture and pharmaceutical activities. They also collaborate and

Health Products Regulatory Authority

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The Health Products Regulatory Authority is an Irish regulatory agency. It advises the Irish government. It is responsible for both public and animal health. It regulates medicines, medical devices, clinical trials and other health products and monitors the safety of cosmetics. Until July 2014 it was known as the Irish Medicines Board.[1] The Irish Medicines Board suspended Nimesulide from the Irish market and referred it to the EU Committee for Human Medicinal Products for a review of its benefit/risk profile due to the reporting of six cases of potentially-related liver failures by the National Liver Transplant Unit at St. Vincent's University Hospital between 1999 and 2006.[2] In July 2018 the authority recalled a number of medicines containing the active ingredi...
As an anti-aging product skeptic, I decided to tried one for a month – here's what I thought

As an anti-aging product skeptic, I decided to tried one for a month – here's what I thought

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As an anti-aging product skeptic, I decided to tried one for a month – here's what I thoughtThere are some issues with the anti-aging skincare industry. I have never been a fan of anti-aging products. So, I decided to try anti-aging for a month to see what I thought about it. I liked it, but am not entirely sold. For all the talk about the rising tr…Read More...