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Two marine molecules show potential to treat Alzheimer's disease

28 seconds ago   |   News Medical   |   3 articles

An interdisciplinary research study of the University of Barcelona identified two potential candidates to treat Alzheimer's disease. These are two marine molecules, meridianine...
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Lighthouse Guild provides tips for patients with low vision during COVID-19

46 minutes ago   |   Healio   |   4 articles

The Lighthouse Guild developed some mobility guidelines for people who are blind or have low vision to help ensure their safety during the COVID-19 pandemic. “We are all in a...
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Mixed Results for Aducanumab in Two Phase 3 AD Trials

1 hour ago   |   Medscape   |   3 articles

A human monoclonal antibody in development significantly reduced clinical decline in people with early Alzheimer's disease in one randomized, placebo-controlled phase 3 study...
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Sugars could be the key to an earlier, more accurate test for prostate cancer

1 hour ago   |   ScienceDaily

A new type of test that uses complex sugars to detect prostate cancer earlier and with greater accuracy.
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Dairy Consumption Does Not Protect Against Age-related Bone Loss or Fractures

Dairy Consumption Does Not Protect Against Age-related Bone Loss or Fractures

10 hours ago   |   Medindia Health

When bone loss is accelerated during the menopause transition, dairy products offer little benefit in preventing bone mineral density loss or fractures, reveals a new study.
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AARP, WAM Release Report on the Status of Women and Alzheimer's, Dementia and Brain Health

10 hours ago   |   Massachusetts Healthy Aging Collaborative

A new report released by AARP and the Women's Alzheimer's Movement synthesizes years of data and findings to help explain why women are disproportionately affected by...
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Age-Friendly Funding Alert: Coronavirus Relief Fund, Brigham and Women's Hospital

10 hours ago   |   Massachusetts Healthy Aging Collaborative

FY20 Coronavirus Relief Funds for Mass. Municipalities The deadline for communities to submit applications for FY20 Coronavirus Relief Funds is Friday, June 5th. Submissions...
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MHAC's COVID-19 Updates and Resources: 5/22-5/28

10 hours ago   |   Massachusetts Healthy Aging Collaborative   |   3 articles

In addition to an evolving COVID-19 resource page , MHAC is continuing to collect and share updates on COVID-19 from state government, federal agencies like the Centers for...
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AFP sued by WorkCover over culture of bullying and harassment

12 hours ago   |   Sydney Morning Herald

Federal police accused of allowing a senior manager to wage a decade-long bullying campaign against staff at its Melbourne headquarters.
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Caring for Someone With Alzheimer's in the Time of Covid-19

14 hours ago   |   Northern Westchester   |   3 articles

Caring for a loved one with Alzheimer's or dementia is challenging in the best of times, but in the time of COVID-19, things can be even more difficult. With everything you are...
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Dairy Consumption Does Not Protect Against Age-related Bone Loss or Fractures

Dairy Consumption Does Not Protect Against Age-related Bone Loss or Fractures

When bone loss is accelerated during the menopause transition, dairy products offer little benefit in preventing bone mineral density loss or fractures, reveals a new study. Read more ...

Sugars could be the key to an earlier, more accurate test for prostate cancer

A new type of test that uses complex sugars to detect prostate cancer earlier and with greater accuracy. Read more ...

Age-Friendly Funding Alert: Coronavirus Relief Fund, Brigham and Women's...

FY20 Coronavirus Relief Funds for Mass. Municipalities The deadline for communities to submit applications for FY20 Coronavirus Relief Funds is Friday, June 5th. Submissions... Read more ...

AARP, WAM Release Report on the Status of Women and Alzheimer's, Dementia...

A new report released by AARP and the Women's Alzheimer's Movement synthesizes years of data and findings to help explain why women are disproportionately affected by... Read more ...

AFP sued by WorkCover over culture of bullying and harassment

Federal police accused of allowing a senior manager to wage a decade-long bullying campaign against staff at its Melbourne headquarters. Read more ...

Research provides new evidence for potential blood-based biomarker for...

A potential blood-based biomarker for Alzheimer's and other neurodegenerative diseases seems even more promising thanks to new research from a Massachusetts General... Read more ...

I Have No Idea How To Help My Teens Through This

Sleepaway camp was just cancelled. Graduation cancelled. Dance recital is virtual in your living room. No Lacrosse season. Spring semester of freshmen year from your high... Read more ...

Analgesic Use Increases After Joint Surgery in Some Patients With Osteoarthritis

Study Authors: Tuomas Jaakko Rajamäki, Pia A. Puolakka, et al. Target Audience and Goal Statement: Orthopedists, orthopedic surgeons, rheumatologists, pain specialists The goal... Read more ...

CMS: Medicare Plan to Cut Insulin Costs Gains Traction

]]> - WASHINGTON - The Trump administration's Part D Senior Saving Model, which aims to lower prices that Medicare beneficiaries with diabetes pay for insulin, has attracted 88... Read more ...

Dairy products ineffective in preventing bone loss or fractures during...

Dairy products provide more bone-beneficial nutrients than any other food group. Yet a new study based on data from the Study of Women's Health Across the Nation shows that... Read more ...