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Gut Bacteria Fingered in Parkinson’s 
Researchers in California believe they have demonstrated causality between the gut’s microbiome and the development of Parkinson’s disease. While their experiments were on animals, some believe this may represent a turning point in understanding this devastating disease. The BBC reports: http://www.bbc.com/news/health-38173287

Examining Vitamin Supplements 
The news regarding vitamin supplements has been pretty consistently negative in recent years. The BBC tries to put a little perspective on the whole brouhaha: http://www.bbc.com/future/story/20161208-why-vitamin-supplements-could-kill-you