Delayed word processing could indicate MCI patients' likelihood of developing Alzheimer's
A delayed neurological response to processing the written word could be an indicator that a patient with mild memory problems is at an increased risk of developing Alzheimer's...
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Delayed Word Processing Predicts Development of Alzheimer's
Delay in word processing could be an indicator that a patient with mild memory problem is at an increased risk of developing Alzheimer's disease.
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Phenogenetic map created for stem cells models of neurological diseases
In an effort to better understand neurological diseases like Alzheimer's, Parkinson's and ALS - and develop new ways to treat them - researchers have performed the first...
11 hours ago - ScienceDaily
Discovery lights path for Alzheimer's research
A metallic probe invented at Rice University that lights up when it binds to a misfolded amyloid beta peptide has identified a binding site that could facilitate better drugs...
15 hours ago - ScienceDaily
BWH Part of Major New Whole Genome Sequencing Project
Revolutionary project will obtain whole genome sequences on largest cohort for a single diesease - Alzheimer's
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Yale study finds reduced brain glucose levels in people with obesity, type 2 diabetes
Glucose levels are reduced in the brains of individuals with obesity and type 2 diabetes compared to lean individuals, according to a new Yale study. The finding might explain...
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Scientists develop probe to prevent Alzheimer's disease
Researchers from Rice University in Houston, Texas, designed a device that could cure Alzheimer's. This probe uses light therapy to target clumps in the brain that can cause...
22 hours ago - Daily Mail
One step closer toward a treatment for Alzheimer's disease?
Scientists have characterized a new class of drugs as potential therapeutics for Alzheimer's disease and discovered a piece in the puzzle of how they would work.
1 day ago - ScienceDaily
Finding Treatments to Help Patients With Alzheimer's Disease
Alzheimer's is the sixth leading cause of death in the US. Those with Alzheimer's live an average of eight years after the symptoms become noticeable to others.
2 days ago - Medindia Health
New imaging system offers better way to monitor brain changes from Alzheimer's in mouse models
An estimated 5.5 million Americans live with Alzheimer's disease, a type of dementia that causes problems with memory, thinking and behavior. Although treatments can slow the...
2 days ago - News Medical
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Mortality Risk Increases for HIV-seropositive Injured Patients
HIV and physical injuries are global health concerns. Patients suffering from these injuries have a higher prevalence of HIV in low middle-income countries.
High-fat Diet during Pregnancy may Increase Diabetes Risk in Kids
Consuming a high-fat diet during pregnancy can increase the risk of diseases like diabetes in the baby and shifting to a low-fat diet can reverse the outcome.
Rheumatoid Arthritis Can Increase COPD Risk
People with rheumatoid arthritis are at an increased risk of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Interventions are needed to prevent the risk factors of COPD.
Tailbone Pain | Symptoms & Treatments
Coccydynia also known as tailbone pain, may be exasperated by processes that add additional pressure to the area nearing the end of the spine. There are many different...
Pollution kills nine million each year, report finds
Air pollution accounted for 6.5 million deaths on its own, a report published in the prestigious medical journal The Lancet found. Icahn School of Medicine in New York...
When Haters Trolled 1 Mom For Working Out at Target, She Clapped Back by...
A post shared by SIA COOPER on Oct 17, 2017 at 12:33pm PDT Fitness guru Sia Cooper can squeeze in a workout practically anywhere - at an airport terminal , on the shore of a...
Insurance is a driving factor in black breast cancer death
About 23 percent of US black women diagnosed with breast cancer in 2004-2013 had either no health insurance or had Medicaid coverage, versus 8 percent of white breast cancer...
NCCIH Introduces Know the Science Initiative
Science literacy efforts include interactive modules, videos to equip consumers for informed decision-making NCCIH launches “Know the Science”, an initiative designed to...
Tess Holliday Has Some Advice For the Haters Who Vilified Her Booty Workouts
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New Bowel Cancer Drug Target Discovered
Exclusively targeting Wnt signalling in tumour cells reduces growth of tumours derived from colon cancer cells without the toxic effects on healthy cells.