Novel Medication Aducanumab Helps Treat Alzheimer's Patients
Aducanumab may help treat Alzheimer's Patients. This could be a big relief, as Alzheimer's patients face challenges in the COVID-19 era of physical distancing, says Expert from...
4 days ago - Medindia Health
PCPs need to know more about pain treatment in Alzheimer's disease, experts say
About half of patients with Alzheimer's disease experience back pain, but only eight North American medical schools offer courses on geriatric pain, data show. This has left...
5 days ago - Healio
Evaluating Effectiveness of an Acute Rehabilitation Program in Hospital-Associated Deconditioning
Background and Purpose: Acute hospitalization can result in significant decline in functional ability, known as hospital-associated deconditioning. Older adults are most...
8 days ago - LWW
Healthy People 2030 Report from CDC Includes Objectives on Dementia, Alzheimer's
By 2060, almost a quarter of the U.S. population will be age 65 or older. Healthy People 2030 focuses on reducing health problems and improving quality of life for older...
8 days ago - Massachusetts Healthy Aging Collaborative
Case Report Links Parkinson's Disease to COVID-19
A 45-year-old Israeli man was diagnosed with probable Parkinson's disease several months after being hospitalized with SARS-CoV-2 infection. The Ashkenazi Jewish patient had no...
8 days ago - MedPageToday - 2 articles
Molecular imaging probe reveals Alzheimer's-related γ-secretase in rodents, macaques
Scientists at the Massachusetts General Hospital have developed a molecular imaging probe to reveal Alzheimer's disease -related γ-secretase in rodents and macaques with...
9 days ago - News Medical
Eye hospital in 'cataract drive' to cut Covid backlog
Moorfields Eye Hospital quadruples operations in week-long "cataract drive".
10 days ago - BBC
Smartphone app may predict worsening asthma by measuring nighttime coughing
Nocturnal cough and sleep quality measured by a smartphone app may aid in the prediction of asthma progression, researchers reported at the virtual European Respiratory Society...
10 days ago - Healio - 2 articles
Doing Your Part to Decrease the Spread of the Novel Coronavirus
The novel coronavirus pandemic has been going on for several months now, but there is no sign that it is almost over. As you figure out how to create a new sense of normalcy...
21 days ago - Senior Health Memos
Lockdown decisions should be made on hospital patients NOT 'volatile' new cases, senior Tory says
Graham Brady, MP for Altrincham and Sale West in Trafford, said using data on new cases was a 'volatile' measure because it is heavily influenced by how much testing is being...
23 days ago - Daily Mail
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