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.
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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.
16 hours 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...
1 day ago - News Medical
New imaging approach maps whole-brain changes from Alzheimer's disease in mice
A new imaging system that offers a better way to monitor the brain changes indicative of Alzheimer's in mouse models of the disease could help speed new drug development.
1 day ago - ScienceDaily - 2 articles
A Cellular Insight into Alzheimer 132043; Disease
Rate of RNA decay could be a key to breakdown in communication between neurons in Alzheimer 132043; disease, says study.
1 day ago - Medindia Health
Fighting Alzheimer's: Neurologists come up with a plan to reduce risk and even reverse symptoms
Neurologists Dr. Dean Sherzai and Dr. Ayesha Sherzai spearhead the cutting-edge research into reducing and even reversing the symptoms of Alzheimer's disease in the prestigious...
1 day ago - Natural News
New Study Announced That Will Use Genetics to Test for Alzheimer's Risk
Study participants will undergo genetic testing and get an Alzheimer's risk assessment
1 day ago - BWH - 2 articles
Findings reveal how seizures can have lasting detrimental effects on memory
Although it's been clear that seizures are linked to memory loss and other cognitive deficits in patients with Alzheimer's disease, how this happens has been puzzling. In a...
2 days ago - News Medical
New approach may determine dementia risk in patients with MCI
Recent findings showed accuracy of biomarker-based prognostic models for determining Alzheimer's disease dementia and any type of dementia among patients with mild cognitive...
2 days ago - Healio
The 27 Stressful Life Events That Can Lead to Alzheimer's
Stressful life events have been shown to cause premature aging in the brain. Even when these events occur at a young age, they raise the risk of Alzheimer's later in life. It...
2 days ago - Health Status - 2 articles
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Skin Care: Advanced Neck Care
Revision Skincare's new Nectifirm ADVANCED targets the microbiome of the skin to improve the appearance of the neck and décolleté. Using the findings of the National Institute...
One of Senior Care's Most Innovative New Trends: Continuing Care at Home
Innovative CCaH programs pave the way for a proactive approach to long-term care and cost management As the size of our retired population increases and the costs of health...
Women should give birth lying on side for a natural birth
Expectant mothers are told to stay active in labour or adopt upright positions. But a new study by the University of Birmingham, the largest to date on the issue, questions...
Firefighters cut cancer risk by showering after a blaze
Researchers at the University of Ottawa found five times the amount of cancer-causing chemicals on the skin of firefighters - a higher figure than previously thought - but a...
Alex Viada - The Hybrid Athlete, learning, growth and the constant cycle of...
Jane Erbacher: Hello and welcome to the RevoPT High Performance Podcast. My name's Jane Erbacher and I'm your host. RevoPT is a personal training, strength and conditioning...
Calling All Fall-Lovers: Pumpkin Can Help You Lose Weight - Here's How
It's that time of year when everything has a pumpkin spin on it, whether it's a latte, a body lotion, or a protein bar. Little did you know, though, that pumpkins could be your...
Brain actually directs development in embryos, according to new study...
A new study in Nature Communications shows the earliest known activities of the brain-body interface, and they are much earlier than previously believed. Just one day after...
Johnson & Johnson Wins Reversal Of $72 Million Verdict Over Talc Cancer Risks
The company still faces other similar lawsuits over its talc-based products.
Overexpression of a Gene Facilitates Repair of Damaged Hearts
Overexpression of a cell-cycle activator gene CCND2 allows the heart muscle cells to grow and divide more than the control cells, shows study.
Cleft palate charity under fire for insensitive letters
Cleft palate charity Smile Train, which Kylie Jenner partners with, sent out letters that said that children with cleft palates or lips live out a 'nightmare' each day.