105-year-hands.jpgBad news. The very common food preservative sodium benzoate causes irreparable damage to mitochondria, leading to advanced aging.

Really, really good news. Mitochondria can be repaired. Thus… drumroll … reversing aging.

This also means benefit for people with diseases that affect the Mitochondria, such as people with REDD.

RNase Enzyme Deficiency Disease is thought to be either fully or partially responsible for a host of illnesses, including multiple sclerosis, myalgic encephalomyelitis, ALS, inflammatory rheumatoid arthritis, Gulf War Syndrome, fibromyalgia