Scientists find evidence of link between diesel exhaust, risk of Parkinson's
A new study in zebrafish identified the process by which air pollution can damage brain cells, potentially contributing to Parkinson's disease.
2 days ago - ScienceDaily
UCLA study shows link between diesel exhaust and risk of Parkinson's
A new UCLA study in zebrafish has identified the process by which air pollution can damage brain cells, potentially contributing to Parkinson's disease.
5 days ago - News Medical
T2D Remission 5 Years After Surgery; Air Pollution & Osteoporosis
]]> - Both restrictive and bypass bariatric surgery procedures put diabetes in remission, and patients remained in remission 5 years after surgery. Ambient air pollution was...
4 monthes ago - MedPageToday
Osteoporosis: Researchers find another possible risk factor
A new study has found an association between poor bone health - which can be a sign of osteoporosis - and exposure to high levels of air pollution.
4 monthes ago - Medical News Today - 2 articles
Can Air Pollution Take a Toll on Your Memory?
Previous research has implied that exposure to fine particle air pollution increases the risk of Alzheimer's disease and other types of dementia, but it wasn't clear how this...
5 monthes ago - Web MD - 3 articles
Air Pollution May Damage the Brain
Tiny air pollutants may cause changes in brain structure that resemble those of Alzheimer's disease.
5 monthes ago - NY Times - 3 articles
Women 'suffer greater decline in memory and are more likely to get Alzheimer's' due to pollution
Women had higher levels of brain cell death similar to that of atrophy, a process seen in Alzheimer's, researchers at University of Southern California found.
6 monthes ago - Daily Mail
Air Pollution Tied to Memory Problems, Alzheimer' S-like Brain Changes
Women in their 70s and 80s who were exposed to higher levels of air pollution experienced more significant declines in memory and more Alzheimer like brain atrophy, reveals a...
6 monthes ago - Medindia Health - 2 articles
Air pollution associated with memory decline and Alzheimer's-like brain atrophy
Women in their 70s and 80s who were exposed to higher levels of air pollution experienced greater declines in memory and more Alzheimer's-like brain atrophy than their...
6 monthes ago - News Medical
Vehicle pollution may increase AMD risk
High rates of exposure to traffic-related air pollution may increase the risk for age-related macular degeneration. Nearly 40,000 Taiwanese residents aged 50 years and older...
9 monthes ago - Healio
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Please Explain podcast: behind the JobKeeper bungle
Senior economics correspondent Shane Wright and national editor Tory Maguire discuss how the JobKeeper subsidy was miscalculated to the tune of $60 billion.
VIDEO: Spectacle independence biggest factor for satisfaction with IOLs in...
In this video perspective from the virtual American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery meeting, Frank Bucci, MD, discusses his study looking at patient satisfaction in...
Cricket looking at fewer Tests, shorter tours and pay cuts
The number of Test matches could be reduced to save costs because of COVID-19, senior administrators have warned, while there is also support for shortening tours.
Federal ministers flooded with unprecedented level of anti-vaccination mail
Senior government ministers say they are receiving an unprecedented amount of anti-vaccination correspondence as experts warn of a new wave of vaccination distrust.
Migration 'reset' looms in budget as government eyes super-skilled talent
The country's former top public servant Martin Parkinson has urged the government to "go for broke" on skilled migration.
VIDEO: Surgeon shares pearls for laser refractive surgery in patients with...
In this video perspective from the virtual American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery meeting, William B. Trattler, MD, discusses how he approaches laser refractive...