The eyes may have it, an early sign of Parkinson's disease
The eyes may be a window to the brain for people with early Parkinson's disease. People with the disease gradually lose brain cells that produce dopamine, a substance that...
2 days ago - ScienceDaily
Can Eyes Predict Parkinson's Disease?
Dopamine loss tied to retinal thinning; may be early disease biomarker
4 days ago - MedPageToday
Three Eye Conditions Linked to Higher Alzheimer's Risk
More insight into the eye as a 'window into the brain' comes from a study linking glaucoma, age-related macular degeneration, and diabetic retinopathy to a higher risk for...
5 days ago - Medscape - 2 articles
Elephants and Alzheimer's; Omega-3 and Epilepsy; Eye Disease and Dementia
News and commentary from the world of neurology and neuroscience
5 days ago - MedPageToday
Eye Disease Link to Alzheimer's Seen
Title: Eye Disease Link to Alzheimer's Seen Category: Health News Created: 8/12/2018 12:00:00 AM Last Editorial Review: 8/13/2018 12:00:00 AM
5 days ago - Medicine Net - 4 articles
Study Links 3 Eye Diseases, Alzheimer's
Patients with age-related macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy or glaucoma had a 40 to 50 percent greater risk of Alzheimer's disease than those without the eye...
6 days ago - Web MD
Connection between Alzheimer's disease and degenerative eye diseases
According to a new study from the University of Washington School of Medicine there could be an association between Alzheimer's disease and three types of degenerative eye...
6 days ago - News Medical - 2 articles
Link Between Degenerative Eye Diseases and Alzheimer's Disease Identified
Patients with degenerative eye diseases such as age-related macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, or glaucoma are at a higher risk of developing Alzheimer's disease.
10 days ago - Medindia Health - 2 articles
Study finds link between degenerative eye conditions and Alzheimer's disease
Alzheimer's disease is difficult to diagnose as well as treat, but researchers now have a promising new screening tool using the window to the brain: the eye.
10 days ago - News Medical - 2 articles
Is it the dry eye or the cataract that is making the patient unhappy?
Let's face it: Old patients get cataracts, and old patients get dry eye. This is especially true of women, patients with diabetes and those on multiple systemic...
12 days ago - Healio - 2 articles
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Dementia Not Common in Some People with Brain Markers of Alzheimer's
New discovery uncovers why toxic Alzheimer's plaques do not always lead to dementia.
Thinning Retina: Early Warning Sign for Parkinson's Disease
Thinning of retina is linked to loss of brain cells that control movement in people with Parkinson's disease.
Men, Beware of Biopsies for Prostate Cancer Dx
Physicians often downplay the risks
Jump training after ACL reconstruction reduced secondary injury, OA risk factors
Athletes who underwent jump training after ACL reconstruction reduced some risk factors for secondary injury and osteoarthritis, while making lasting improvements in physical...
VIDEO New opportunities emerge for diabetes educators in changing health...
BALTIMORE - In this video exclusive, Robert Gabbay, MD, PhD, FACP, chief medical officer and senior vice president of the Joslin Diabetes Center, highlights recent changes in...
Elder Services of the Merrimack Valley Recognized by RetirementJobs.com as...
Elder Services of the Merrimack Valley has earned the special distinction of being certified as an Age Friendly Employer for 2018. The Research Group at RetirementJobs.com...
How your mouth bacteria can harm your lungs
New research suggests that having poor dental hygiene means ingesting bacteria that may damage respiratory health in the long-term.