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Writing on stars are mostly about gossip and scandal, a degeneration into lifestyle reporting.Scarlett Johansson is an Alien Seductress in ‘Under the Skin’|Jimmy So|April 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And in her final years, when she was blinded by macular degeneration and suffocating with emphysema, vanity left her isolated.Understanding Diana Vreeland, ‘Empress of Fashion’|Robin Givhan|November 28, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Two things become more likely with age, she said: degeneration and cancer.World Science Festival: Can We Really Live to 1,000?|Casey Schwartz|June 5, 2011|DAILY BEAST
When RPE cells die, as they do in macular degeneration, the photoreceptors begin to die, too, and the patient goes blind.
Except in this disease, the degeneration indicates a serious blood condition.A Manual of Clinical Diagnosis|James Campbell Todd
The rocks of the island are principally calcareous and in a very advanced state of decomposition.
Calcareous incrustations, including fragments of madrepores, and of shells, cemented by splintery carbonate of lime.
Sir John had lately noticed another degeneration, namely, in the quality of the London gas.With Edged Tools|Henry Seton Merriman
The degeneration of the original species is still greater in our climates.Buffon's Natural History. Volume IX (of 10)|Georges Louis Leclerc de Buffon