It's Nearly Impossible to Diagnose Alzheimer's Disease in Living People. Bill Gates Wants to Change That
Name practically any disease or condition that afflicts the human body and there's probably a good test for detecting it - preferably early, when there's a chance that...
2 days ago - Time - 2 articles
What are the health benefits of wild yam?
Traditional medicine practitioners use wild yam to treat a variety of conditions, including menopause symptoms, rheumatoid arthritis, diabetes, and muscular cramps. In this...
7 days ago - Medical News Today
Parkinson's disease risk nearly doubles for those with diabetic retinopathy
Adults with diabetic retinopathy are nearly twice as likely to develop Parkinson's disease as those without the condition, according to a study published in The Journal of...
9 days ago - Healio
Does the Pill Raise Risk for Diabetes After Menopause?
Long-term past use of oral contraceptives is linked to insulin resistance and diabetes after the menopause, a new Korean study indicates. Medscape Medical News
16 days ago - Medscape
Parkinson's Disease Progression Slowed Down by Experimental Drugs in Mice Study
An experimental drug which has the similar compounds to treat diabetes was found to slow the progression of Parkinson's disease when administered in mice
16 days ago - Medindia Health - 2 articles
Experimental drug stops Parkinson's disease progression in mice
Researchers say they have developed an experimental drug, similar to compounds used to treat diabetes, that slows the progression of Parkinson's disease itself - as well as its...
17 days ago - ScienceDaily - 3 articles
Osteoporosis cases could soar 300% among men
June is Men's Health Month, an annual commemoration intended “to heighten the awareness of preventable health problems and encourage early detection and treatment of disease...
20 days ago - Healio
Long-term testosterone therapy may prompt type 2 diabetes remission in men
ORLANDO, Fla. - Among men with hypogonadism included in a urology registry, long-term treatment with testosterone may lead to remission of type 2 diabetes, according to a...
21 days ago - Healio - 3 articles
Predisposing factors that increase trigger digit incidence in carpal tunnel syndrome patients: A national, population-based study
Carpal tunnel syndrome and trigger digits are often coexist, and they share many risk factors including diabetes mellitus, rheumatoid arthritis, and osteoarthritis 1.In...
22 days ago - Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery
How Strength Training Changes Your Body for Good
By Dr. Mercola If you are still laboring under the misconception that strength training is only for hard-core bodybuilders and those interested in bulking up, it's time to...
29 days ago - Mercola - 2 articles
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Good cholesterol may increase risk of heart disease in older women
Hormonal changes during menopause can cause the 'healthy' HDL blood fat to become harmful - by enlarging the particles, say scientists at the University of Pittsburgh.
Early Supper Linked to Lower Risk of Breast, Prostate Cancer
Having an early supper or leaving an interval of at least two hours before going to bed are both associated with a lower risk of breast and prostate cancer.
Prostate Cancer may be Made Aggressive by these 600 RNA Molecules
RNA molecules that regulate action of male hormone in prostate cancer have been identified by a recent research. These lncRNAs are powerful regulators of gene expression. They...
Q A: Senior Police Officer Set to Run a Marathon With Mouth Duct-taped to...
For organ donation awareness, Dr. Jayanth Murali, Director General of Police, Crime Branch CID, Chennai, South India is running a half-marathon with his mouth duct-taped
Political impact lingers after two main events in meat industry
Political ramifications are coming in from two events in the past week involving the meat industry. The first event was a July 12 forum sponsored by the U.S. Food and Drug...
Women who have had 5 kids are 70% more likely to develop Alzheimer's
The study was carried out on a total of 3,549 women in South Korea and Greece, who were tracked from the age of 71. The findings were published in the journal Neurology.
Implications of Unmet Promise of a Miracle Drug for Alzheimer's Disease: Review
Aging Brain Care model developed has been shown to reduce behavioral and psychological symptoms of AD, the use of medications with adverse cognitive effects, and family...
Three MA Projects Awarded AARP Community Challenge Grants
Three projects in Massachusetts - Old Colony YMCA, Pioneer Valley Transit Authority, and Habitat for Humanity of Greater Lowell - were awarded grants from the national AARP...
Federal ‘Grandparents Raising Grandchildren' Bill Signed into Law
U.S. Senate Aging Committee Chairman Susan Collins and Ranking Member Bob Casey applauded the signing of the Supporting Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Act , legislation...
Alzheimer's Risk Linked to Pregnancy History
Incomplete pregnancies, number of children tied to AD likelihood