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Ocular imaging may facilitate early Alzheimer's diagnosis

2 hours ago   |   Healio

Early identification of the Alzheimer's disease process would provide the opportunity to intervene when damage to synapses and neuronal tissue is minimal. Therefore, detection...
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Antioxidant puts up fight, but loses battle against protein linked to Alzheimer's disease

2 hours ago   |   ScienceDaily   |   2 articles

New research may explain why an antioxidant that protects the brain is also associated with deterioration in areas susceptible to Alzheimer's disease. The antioxidant...
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No increased fracture risk with real-world use of antidiabetes therapies

3 hours ago   |   Healio   |   2 articles

In an analysis of real-world data, the use of SGLT2 inhibitors, GLP-1 receptor agonists and DPP-IV inhibitors were not associated with an increased risk for fracture in adults...
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Dry eye experts debate procedural vs. medical therapy for ocular rosacea

4 hours ago   |   Healio

Welcome to another edition of CEDARS/ASPENS Debates. CEDARS/ASPENS is a joint society of cornea, cataract and refractive surgery specialists, here to discuss some of the latest...
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Intravitreal injections can lead to cataract complications

4 hours ago   |   Healio

In the past decade, intravitreal injections have transformed the way that we treat retinal disease, particularly vascular issues, with anti-VEGF medications. In the U.S., the...
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Excess Body Fat Tied to Fatal Prostate Cancers

5 hours ago   |   NY Times

Fat in the thighs and abdomen was associated with advanced prostate cancers.
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Circadian Rhythm Disturbances May Be an Alzheimer's Marker

5 hours ago   |   Medscape   |   2 articles

Circadian rhythm disturbances in older adults may be markers of Alzheimer disease and its progression, new research suggests. Medscape Medical News
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Tufts Health Plan Foundation Awards Nearly $1.9 Million to Support Healthy Aging

6 hours ago   |   Massachusetts Healthy Aging Collaborative

Tufts Health Plan Foundation today announced new community investments reflecting a commitment to a community approach for making our cities and towns great places to grow up...
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Blood Pressure Med Might Help Fight Alzheimer's

Blood Pressure Med Might Help Fight Alzheimer's

6 hours ago   |   Web MD

Researchers don't know whether the finding related to the drug nilvadipine can translate into any benefits for patients. But future studies should look into that possibility...
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With equal access to care, prostate cancer outcomes similar among black, white men

7 hours ago   |   Healio

After controlling for nonbiological variations such as access to care and standardized treatment, black men with nonmetastatic prostate cancer had similar stage-for-stage...
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Blood Pressure Drug Found Useful for Alzheimer's Disease

Blood Pressure Drug Found Useful for Alzheimer's Disease

Hypertension drug may hold promise for Alzheimer's disease, according to Hypertension journal report. Read more ...

Blood Pressure Med Might Help Fight Alzheimer's

Blood Pressure Med Might Help Fight Alzheimer's

Researchers don't know whether the finding related to the drug nilvadipine can translate into any benefits for patients. But future studies should look into that possibility... Read more ...

Is sleep the secret to early Alzheimer's diagnosis?

Is sleep the secret to early Alzheimer's diagnosis?

Changes to two kinds of sleep brain waves that tend to occur with age predict the build up of tau tangles and beta-amyloid plaques -harbingers of Alzheimer's - a new UC... Read more ...

Gut Microbes Eat Our Medication: Study

Gut Microbes Eat Our Medication: Study

How microbes consume levodopa, the primary treatment for Parkinson's disease has been revealed. Read more ...

Role of Genetics in Determining Age of Menopause and Overall Longevity Revealed

Role of Genetics in Determining Age of Menopause and Overall Longevity Revealed

Genetics plays a strong role in determining the age of menopause and overall longevity, says study. Read more ...

Ocular imaging may facilitate early Alzheimer's diagnosis

Early identification of the Alzheimer's disease process would provide the opportunity to intervene when damage to synapses and neuronal tissue is minimal. Therefore, detection... Read more ...

Intravitreal injections can lead to cataract complications

In the past decade, intravitreal injections have transformed the way that we treat retinal disease, particularly vascular issues, with anti-VEGF medications. In the U.S., the... Read more ...

Dry eye experts debate procedural vs. medical therapy for ocular rosacea

Welcome to another edition of CEDARS/ASPENS Debates. CEDARS/ASPENS is a joint society of cornea, cataract and refractive surgery specialists, here to discuss some of the latest... Read more ...

Excess Body Fat Tied to Fatal Prostate Cancers

Fat in the thighs and abdomen was associated with advanced prostate cancers. Read more ...

Tufts Health Plan Foundation Awards Nearly $1.9 Million to Support Healthy Aging

Tufts Health Plan Foundation today announced new community investments reflecting a commitment to a community approach for making our cities and towns great places to grow up... Read more ...