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
2 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.
2 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.
2 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...
2 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...
2 monthes ago - Natural News - 2 articles
Weekend Link Love - Edition 516
Research of the Week Sugar may alter collagen synthesis in the joints, increasing the risk of osteoarthritis . Homo erectus: “ YOLO !!” US pollution levels have dropped...
3 monthes ago - Mark's Daily Apple
The headlines of Master Doctor
Mediterranean diet reduces inflammation and degradation of cartilage in...
Patients with osteoarthritis often rely on medication to manage the painful symptoms of the disease. These drugs often include non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and...
Weekly Health Quiz: Breathing, Hydrogen and Alzheimer's
1 Molecular hydrogen has been scientifically shown to: Increases the pH of the water making it alkaline Have antioxidant effects that specifically target the most harmful free...
Magnetic resonance spectroscopy-based method may help predict prostate...
Metabolic analysis of benign tissue samples from men with prostate cancer allowed researchers to retrospectively predict the aggressiveness of disease and likelihood of...
DNA-Repair-Gene Mutations Linked to More Aggressive Prostate Cancer
Germline mutations in three DNA-repair genes are associated with a greater likelihood of grade reclassification in men on active surveillance for prostate cancer, researchers...