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Alzheimer's Disease's Development Linked With Brain Immune Cells

6 monthes ago   |   By Medindia Health

Alzheimer's disease's progression can be stopped by removing brain immune cells known as microglia
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Anxiety, Depression May Lead to More Opioid Use After Surgery

Anxiety, Depression May Lead to More Opioid Use After Surgery

6 monthes ago   |   By Medindia Health

Anxiety and depression can lead people to consume more opioids after surgery. This new study helps clinicians mitigate the risk by identifying which patients are more likely to continue to use opioids following surgery.
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Eye-tracking tests may help identify people at high risk of developing Alzheimer's disease

Eye-tracking tests may help identify people at high risk of developing Alzheimer's disease

6 monthes ago   |   By News Medical

New research has found that it may be possible to predict if people with mild memory and thinking impairments will go onto develop Alzheimer's disease using eye-tracking technology.
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Playing table tennis may 'slow down Parkinson's disease because it sharpens...

Playing table tennis may 'slow down Parkinson's disease because it sharpens patients' reflexes'

Scientists from Fukuoka University in Japan found five hours' of playing time a week reduced tremors, limb rigidity, slowness of movement and balance for at least six months. Read more ...

Menopausal Age Not Associated With Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors

Menopausal Age Not Associated With Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors

Study finds no evidence that the age at which the menopause began was linked to a rise in unhealthy blood fats between the ages of 53 and 69, or with increases in blood... Read more ...

Berberine a "multipotent" therapy for reducing risk of Alzheimer's disease

Berberine a "multipotent" therapy for reducing risk of Alzheimer's disease

Researchers from Hong Kong and Macau conducted a systematic review to evaluate the neuroprotective effects of berberine. Their article was published in the journal BMC... Read more ...

Apparently There's Going To Be A ‘Bachelor' For Seniors

Apparently There's Going To Be A ‘Bachelor' For Seniors

Bachelor for seniors, please get on my TV right this minute We'd understand if you missed it, considering it was Peter Weber's Fantasy Suite episode and the drama was off the... Read more ...

Men over 40 who enjoy sex need to worry more about prostate cancer

Men over 40 who enjoy sex need to worry more about prostate cancer

Jeremy Clarke already had the cancer. But a doctor told his 46-year-old brother he didn't need to be checked. Now they're both fighting for survival. Read more ...

Getting Started in the Collector Car Hobby

5 tips for how to get started in collecting cars Read more ...

All 6 UR Medicine Hospitals Have Earned Joint Commission Gold Seal of Approval®

All six UR Medicine hospitals have earned The Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval® for Hospital Accreditation by demonstrating continuous compliance with its performance... Read more ...

VIDEO: Expert shares views on AI paradigm shift in ophthalmology

MARRAKECH, Morocco - At the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons Winter Meeting, Béatrice Cochener-Lamard, MD, immediate past president of the ESCRS, speaks... Read more ...

VIDEO: New IOLs look to extend depth of focus without decreasing vision quality

MARRAKECH, Morocco - At the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons Winter Meeting, Richard Packard, MD, speaks about current trends in IOL technology. New options... Read more ...

These Firefighting Twins Shed Their 'Macho' Hang-Ups to Beat Prostate Cancer...

They're teaching other guys how to fight it, too. Read more ...