The European Space Agency is conducting a test to see if it can help astronauts going to space and returning to earth regain their health faster. Being in a low gravity environment is hard on the body, and you begin to atrophy due to not using your muscles and blood going to your head. They are testing new vitamin mixes on volunteer patients who will lie in bed for at a slight incline for 60 days to mimic the lack of use a body gets in space.
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