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Entire senior home in New Jersey, 94 people, presumed to have coronavirus

2 monthes ago   |   By NBC News

St. Joseph's Senior Nursing Home in Woodbridge already has 24 people who tested positive, with 70 more expected to also test positive.
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Coronavirus Testing: What You Need To Know About At-Home Kits

Coronavirus Testing: What You Need To Know About At-Home Kits

2 monthes ago   |   By The Huffington Post

Some health care companies are selling COVID-19 home tests. But should you really use them?
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At-home coronavirus tests could trigger high rates of false-positives

At-home coronavirus tests could trigger high rates of false-positives

2 monthes ago   |   By Daily Mail

The possibility of at-home coronavirus testing generated excitement in the US before the US warned against it, but it could lead to high false-positive rates, a Columbia University scientists warns.
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Nilotinib Affects Biomarkers in Alzheimer's Disease: Trial

Nilotinib Affects Biomarkers in Alzheimer's Disease: Trial

Nilotinib appears safe, well tolerated and affects biomarkers in Alzheimer's disease, according to the results of a clinical trial. Read more ...

7-Year-Old Stages Adorable ‘Mini Prom' After His Babysitter's Dance Was Canceled

7-Year-Old Stages Adorable ‘Mini Prom' After His Babysitter's Dance Was Canceled

This is the most adorable socially distanced prom ever As seniors deal with missed milestones like proms, sports, and graduations , one very thoughtful seven-year-old decided... Read more ...

Prostate Cancer Drug Could Be 'Game Changing'

Prostate Cancer Drug Could Be 'Game Changing'

For men with advanced prostate cancer, a new hormone therapy pill works better than standard injections - and carries a much lower risk of heart attack or stroke. Read more ...

Sugars Help In Accurate Test For Prostate Cancer

Sugars Help In Accurate Test For Prostate Cancer

Using complex sugars to detect prostate cancer earlier and with greater accuracy is being developed by researchers. Read more ...

Oral ADT Slashes Heart Risk in Advanced Prostate Cancer

]]> - Androgen-deprivation therapy with an oral gonadotropin-releasing hormone antagonist rapidly suppressed testosterone and cut the incidence of serious heart events compared... Read more ...

Studies Make Case for Hormonal Therapy in nmCRPC

]]> - Men with nonmetastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer lived significantly longer if they received an androgen signaling inhibitor in addition to conventional... Read more ...

How toxic protein spreads in Alzheimer's disease

Toxic versions of the protein tau are believed to cause death of neurons of the brain in Alzheimer's disease. A new study shows that the spread of toxic tau in the human brain... Read more ...

This 7 year old threw the sweetest backyard prom for his nanny

When the pandemic canceled his nanny's senior prom, Curtis Rogers took matters into his own hands. Read more ...

Q&A: Sun protection key in anti-aging, cancer prevention for skin of color

Skin protection is important for reducing the risk for cancers, as well as for anti-aging and cosmetic reasons, in people of all complexions. However, many people of color... Read more ...

Things To Expect In A Senior Living Facility

HealthStatus Things To Expect In A Senior Living Facility Senior living facilities, also referred to as assisted living facilities, adult congregate care, and residence, are... Read more ...