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OCD increases risk for any dementia, Alzheimer's disease

OCD increases risk for any dementia, Alzheimer's disease

19 minutes ago   |   Healio

Obsessive-compulsive disorder independently increased risk for subsequent dementia, including Alzheimer's disease and vascular dementia, according to results of a nationwide...
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How a ‘boisterous' teen from western Sydney became an ‘ISIS bride'

1 hour ago   |   Sydney Morning Herald

Good Weekend senior writer Tim Elliott talks with The Age investigations editor Michael Bachelard about the radicalisation - and repatriation - of so-called “ISIS brides”.
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VIDEO: EyePoint works with ophthalmologists for Dexycu use

VIDEO: EyePoint works with ophthalmologists for Dexycu use

8 hours ago   |   Healio

AMELIA ISLAND, Fla. - In this video from Cataract Surgery: Telling It Like It Is, Courtney Goodwin of EyePoint discusses ways the company is working with ophthalmologists...
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Study finds new clues to explain how Alzheimer's disease spreads in the brain

17 hours ago   |   News Medical   |   2 articles

Case Western Reserve University researchers studying prions-;misfolded proteins that cause lethal incurable diseases-;have identified for the first time surface features of...
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Health Director General knew about SafeWA breach of trust before WA election

22 hours ago   |   Sydney Morning Herald

It was revealed in parliament on Thursday night police had accessed data related to 2443 SafeWA check-ins and a senior health official, who regularly meets with cabinet...
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Group Wants FDA Leaders Ousted Over Alzheimer's Drug Approval

Group Wants FDA Leaders Ousted Over Alzheimer's Drug Approval

23 hours ago   |   Web MD   |   2 articles

A consumer advocacy group is calling for the removal of three top FDA officials, saying the agency's approval of the Alzheimer's drug aducanumab was "reckless."
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High levels of 'anti-aging' protein could stave off symptoms of Alzheimer's, mouse study finds

High levels of 'anti-aging' protein could stave off symptoms of Alzheimer's, mouse study finds

1 day ago   |   Daily Mail   |   3 articles

A protein that helps get oxygen to the brain may be key to preventing cognitive decline, a new study finds. The study used a mice model to determine the important role of this...
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FDA grants breakthrough designation to radioligand therapy for advanced prostate cancer

FDA grants breakthrough designation to radioligand therapy for advanced prostate cancer

1 day ago   |   Healio   |   2 articles

The FDA granted breakthrough therapy designation to 177Lu-PSMA-617 for treatment of metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer, according to the agent's...
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Please, For Me, Watch Sierra Schmidt Joyfully Dance to K-Pop Ahead of Her Olympic Trials Races

Please, For Me, Watch Sierra Schmidt Joyfully Dance to K-Pop Ahead of Her Olympic Trials Races

1 day ago   |   PopSugar

Swimmer Sierra Schmidt is known as the "dancing queen" in the collegiate swimming world, where she just finished her senior season at the University of Michigan. And, the...
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Biomarkers Pinpoint Resistant Prostate Cancer That May Benefit From Addition of Apalutamide

1 day ago   |   Medscape   |   2 articles

Biomarkers can be used to identify patients with prostate cancer refractory to first-line androgen deprivation therapy who might benefit from the addition of apalutamide to...
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How a ‘boisterous' teen from western Sydney became an ‘ISIS bride'

Good Weekend senior writer Tim Elliott talks with The Age investigations editor Michael Bachelard about the radicalisation - and repatriation - of so-called “ISIS brides”. Read more ...

VIDEO: EyePoint works with ophthalmologists for Dexycu use

VIDEO: EyePoint works with ophthalmologists for Dexycu use

AMELIA ISLAND, Fla. - In this video from Cataract Surgery: Telling It Like It Is, Courtney Goodwin of EyePoint discusses ways the company is working with ophthalmologists... Read more ...

Health Director General knew about SafeWA breach of trust before WA election

It was revealed in parliament on Thursday night police had accessed data related to 2443 SafeWA check-ins and a senior health official, who regularly meets with cabinet... Read more ...

Group Wants FDA Leaders Ousted Over Alzheimer's Drug Approval

Group Wants FDA Leaders Ousted Over Alzheimer's Drug Approval

A consumer advocacy group is calling for the removal of three top FDA officials, saying the agency's approval of the Alzheimer's drug aducanumab was "reckless." Read more ...

FDA grants breakthrough designation to radioligand therapy for advanced...

FDA grants breakthrough designation to radioligand therapy for advanced prostate cancer

The FDA granted breakthrough therapy designation to 177Lu-PSMA-617 for treatment of metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer, according to the agent's... Read more ...

Please, For Me, Watch Sierra Schmidt Joyfully Dance to K-Pop Ahead of Her...

Please, For Me, Watch Sierra Schmidt Joyfully Dance to K-Pop Ahead of Her Olympic Trials Races

Swimmer Sierra Schmidt is known as the "dancing queen" in the collegiate swimming world, where she just finished her senior season at the University of Michigan. And, the... Read more ...

VIDEO: Difficult postoperative conversations with patients

VIDEO: Difficult postoperative conversations with patients

AMELIA ISLAND, Fla. - In this video from Cataract Surgery: Telling It Like It Is, Jack S. Parker, MD, PhD, discusses the importance and difficulty of knowing what to say to... Read more ...

Saffron reduces psychological symptoms of menopause, researchers say

Saffron reduces psychological symptoms of menopause, researchers say

A new randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled study has revealed the positive effects of saffron extract on the psychological symptoms associated with perimenopause. Read more ...

Expert's fury over the WHO wanting to BAN women of child-bearing age from...

Expert's fury over the WHO wanting to BAN women of child-bearing age from drinking alcohol

Colin Angus, a senior research fellow in the Alcohol Research Group at the University of Sheffield, told MailOnline he would be 'amazed' if the WHO's draft guidance goes through. Read more ...

First Webinar Training from ‘Caring for Those Who Care' to Focus on LGBT...

In recognition of Pride Month , the fist training webinar in the Caring for Those Who Care series will focus on LGBT caregivers and older adults . The Massachusetts Healthy... Read more ...