Insomnia: Light pollution and sleeping pill use may be linked
New research examines the use of hypnotic drugs in seniors and finds a connection between nighttime exposure to artificial outdoor light and insomnia.
5 days ago - Medical News Today
What is the average age for COPD?
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease normally affects people over 40, but it can also occur in younger people. People who smoke heavily or work in environments with high...
1 month ago - Medical News Today
Questioning the link between pollution by magnetite particles and Alzheimer's disease
A 2016 study showed that exposure to urban pollution involving magnetite particles played a role in the development of Alzheimer's disease. It began from the hypothesis that...
1 month ago - ScienceDaily - 3 articles
Exposure to magnetite particles is unlikely to contribute to Alzheimer's disease
A 2016 study showed that exposure to urban pollution involving magnetite particles played a role in the development of Alzheimer's disease.
1 month ago - News Medical
Dementia Incidence Tied to Air Pollution
London study finds 40% increased risk among adults living with poorer air quality
2 monthes ago - MedPage Today - 2 articles
Kapalbhati : New Way to Detoxify the Brain
Incidences of increased cancer, dementia, Alzheimer's disease, etc., have been attributed partly to the toxin invasion of the brain caused by the pollutants
3 monthes ago - Medindia Health
Alzheimer's Risk Gene May Worsen Neurological Effects of Air Pollution in Children
Children carrying the APOE gene which is also a risk gene for Alzheimer's may be vulnerable to the damaging effects of air pollutants on the brain.
3 monthes ago - Medindia Health - 2 articles
Alzheimer's risk gene may play role in neurological effects of air pollution in children
There is growing evidence that exposure to air pollution adversely affects cognitive and behavioural development in children.
3 monthes ago - News Medical - 2 articles
Risk gene for Alzheimer's may aggravate neurological effects of air pollution in children
There is growing evidence that exposure to air pollution adversely affects cognitive and behavioral development in children. However, the mechanisms underlying this association...
3 monthes ago - ScienceDaily - 2 articles
Study proves that automotive pollution is an environmental risk factor for Alzheimer's disease
If you want to avoid Alzheimer's disease, you should avoid areas with lots of automobiles and industries. The air pollution from cars and industrial processes, an article in...
3 monthes ago - Natural News - 2 articles
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Inflammatory Bowel Disease Associated with Prostate Cancer
Men with inflammatory bowel disease are four to five times at risk for prostate cancer, finds a new study.
Next-gen Therapeutics Show Promise for Alzheimer's Disease Treatment
Novel approaches beyond the common amyloid that could slow or prevent Alzheimer's disease have been discovered.
Israel Likely to Allow Medical Cannabis Exports by Year-End - Senior MP
Israel will likely allow exports of medical cannabis by the end of the year, a top lawmaker said on Thursday, a move that would boost state coffers and slow the growing number...
After marijuana helps patriarch with Alzheimer's, his family pushes for more...
The Spier Family Foundation is funding research into the benefits of marijuana.
Plague: One Scientist's Intrepid Search for the Truth About Human...
Judy Mikovits, Ph.D., a virologist, researcher and founding research director of the Whittemore Peterson Institute - which researches and treats chronic fatigue syndrome in...
Blood test for tau, Alzheimer's disease under development
Researchers are working to develop a blood test to accurately diagnose or even predict Alzheimer's disease before symptoms appear.
Top five news stories posted in November
Endocrine Today has compiled a list of the top five news reports posted in September. Healio.com/Endocrinology readers were interested in diet's effect on thyroid function, the...
Boston's ‘Out4Supper' Club Highlighted in AARP Newsletter
Among the great Age Friendly work happening in the City of Boston and across Massachusetts is the Out4Supper Club hosted by the organization Ethos in Jamaica Plain, which is...
KFF: How Many Seniors Live in Poverty?
The Kaiser Family Foundation reported findings in a recent research article that compares poverty rates among people ages 65 and older by state using an updated measure from...
Community Health Training Institute Accepting Health Equity Cohort Apps
The Community Health Training Institute is excited to bring you all a brand new, immersive training opportunity with our Health Equity Cohort. The Training Institute is...