Discovery of new prostate cancer subtype opens the door to development of therapies
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Researchers at Weill Cornell Medicine and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center have identified a previously unrecognized form of hormone therapy-resistant prostate cancer, as well as a set of molecules that drive its growth.
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Dad with Alzheimer's brought 'back to life'by his favourite songs
Eddie O'Brien, 74, from Warrington, was diagnosed with the illness in 2019. His daughter Rebecca, 30, says he transforms before her eyes when he listens to his favourite tunes.
Mining and construction leave WA with nation's biggest gender pay gap
The national gap is $40,000 a year for 45-65-year-olds, while female senior executive roles are taking home nearly $100,000 less a year than male counterparts.
Mice study unravels the role of T. denticola in Alzheimer's disease pathogenesis
Tau hyperphosphorylation is the key characteristic pathological hallmarks of Alzheimer's disease. Recently studies showed periodontitis and periodontal pathogen are significant...
Specific gene mutations may be responsible for how long someone lives with...
How long someone lives with Parkinson's disease may be down to specific gene mutations, according to new research presented today at the 8th European Academy of Neurology Congress.
How Gene Variants Affect Survival of Parkinson's Patients?
Gene variants show how fast or slow Parkinson's disease progresses in cases involving a single gene.
National gender pay gap analysis paints bleak picture for women
The gender pay gap is about $40,000 a year for people aged 45 to 65, while women who reach senior executive roles are taking home nearly $100,000 less each year than their male...
One in five Britons don't know what a cataract or glaucoma is, poll finds
At least 10% of people will suffer age-related eye problems such as cataracts or glaucoma, but the survey of 2,000 Britons commissioned by the charity Guide Dogs shows a lack...
DR ELLIE CANNON: I fear the menopause revolution has led some women to take...
DR ELLIE: The focus on the negative experiences is leading to a widespread misconception that the menopause is always hellish and something to be feared, when in most cases it...
Does the Cataract Surgery Waiting Period Increase the Risk of Falls?
A new study shows that timely and equitable access to cataract surgery is needed to prevent injuries and promote healthy aging.
Alzheimer's Affects Most Known Biological Pathways in the Brain: Study
The critical molecular biological pathways that drive changes in cells - that contribute to Alzheimer's disease have been revealed by scientists.