Feb. 21, 2019 – Blood Is Life But Are Young Blood Transfusions The Fountain Of Youth?

I was taught Ponce de Leon came to Florida looking for the fountain of youth. That seems to be fake news! Nevertheless, elixirs, snake oil, all manner of potions, remedies and cures have been peddled by unscrupulous players forever. And now, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration says there is a new one: Infusions of blood plasma from young people into old people to treat and even cure illnesses, like Alzheimer’s! It’s quite a claim and there appear to be scant facts to back it up! Today, when we go Beyond The Norm, is young blood the fountain of youth?