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Denosumab biosimilar displays noninferiority in postmenopausal patients with osteoporosis

Denosumab biosimilar displays noninferiority in postmenopausal patients with osteoporosis

1 hour ago   |   Healio

A denosumab biosimilar candidate demonstrated noninferior efficacy to its reference product, with similar safety profile, in postmenopausal patients with osteoporosis...
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Upcoming Events in Healthy Aging

6 hours ago   |   Massachusetts Healthy Aging Collaborative   |   2 articles

The Massachusetts Healthy Aging Collaborative encourages stakeholders and communities involved in the age- and dementia friendly movement to check out the following upcoming...
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Age-Friendly Funding Alert: Elder Mental Health Programs, Community Compact Reminder

6 hours ago   |   Massachusetts Healthy Aging Collaborative   |   2 articles

The Massachusetts Healthy Aging Collaborative promotes a range of funding opportunities that supports inclusive age- and dementia friendly communities. Please see the following...
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Inflation Reduction Act Cuts Prescription Drug Costs for Older Adults

6 hours ago   |   Massachusetts Healthy Aging Collaborative   |   2 articles

With the Inflation Reduction Act of 2022 signed into law on Aug. 16, millions of Medicare enrollees will be able to better afford their life-sustaining medications, and...
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Genetic links can help men with higher risk of prostate cancer get early diagnosis

Genetic links can help men with higher risk of prostate cancer get early diagnosis

11 hours ago   |   Daily Mail   |   2 articles

A fifth of annual suspected UK prostate cancer referrals could be fast-tracked for investigation, while another 40 per cent could avoid referral and invasive biopsies if...
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Immersive VR platform may help identify, treat patients with Parkinson's disease

Immersive VR platform may help identify, treat patients with Parkinson's disease

12 hours ago   |   Healio   |   2 articles

The Cleveland Clinic has developed an immersive virtual reality experience that combines traditional VR software with an omnidirectional treadmill to treat freezing of gait...
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How DDT Exposure Contributes to Alzheimer's Disease Risk?

How DDT Exposure Contributes to Alzheimer's Disease Risk?

15 hours ago   |   Medindia Health

Persistent environmental pollutant DDT causes increased amounts of toxic amyloid beta, which form the amyloid plaques in Alzheimer's disease.
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Gene Therapy Shows Promise for AMD

Gene Therapy Shows Promise for AMD

16 hours ago   |   MedPageToday   |   5 articles

A gene therapy for age-related macular degeneration led to extended treatment-free intervals and durable improvements in visual acuity and retinal thickening, according to...
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A Novel Treatment and Other Parkinson's Updates From AAN 2022

17 hours ago   |   Medscape

Dr Kathrin LaFaver and Dr Indu Subramanian discuss promising data with the GLP-1 agonist liraglutide, and other research on Parkinson's disease that caught their...
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Study reveals a mechanism linking DDT exposure to Alzheimer's disease

19 hours ago   |   News Medical   |   5 articles

A new study led by researchers from Florida International University reveals a mechanism linking the pesticide DDT to Alzheimer's disease.
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Denosumab biosimilar displays noninferiority in postmenopausal patients with...

Denosumab biosimilar displays noninferiority in postmenopausal patients with osteoporosis

A denosumab biosimilar candidate demonstrated noninferior efficacy to its reference product, with similar safety profile, in postmenopausal patients with osteoporosis... Read more ...

Immersive VR platform may help identify, treat patients with Parkinson's disease

Immersive VR platform may help identify, treat patients with Parkinson's disease

The Cleveland Clinic has developed an immersive virtual reality experience that combines traditional VR software with an omnidirectional treadmill to treat freezing of gait... Read more ...

Gene Therapy Shows Promise for AMD

Gene Therapy Shows Promise for AMD

A gene therapy for age-related macular degeneration led to extended treatment-free intervals and durable improvements in visual acuity and retinal thickening, according to... Read more ...

How DDT Exposure Contributes to Alzheimer's Disease Risk?

How DDT Exposure Contributes to Alzheimer's Disease Risk?

Persistent environmental pollutant DDT causes increased amounts of toxic amyloid beta, which form the amyloid plaques in Alzheimer's disease. Read more ...

A Novel Treatment and Other Parkinson's Updates From AAN 2022

Dr Kathrin LaFaver and Dr Indu Subramanian discuss promising data with the GLP-1 agonist liraglutide, and other research on Parkinson's disease that caught their... Read more ...

SYNAPS Dx opens lab to support launch of minimally invasive AD diagnostic test

SYNAPS Dx opens lab to support launch of minimally invasive AD diagnostic test

SYNAPS Dx has announced the opening of a new laboratory to support the launch of DISCERN, a minimally invasive diagnostic test to identify Alzheimer's disease in people with... Read more ...

Chemokines likely to be associated with the risk of osteoporotic hip...

Bone health requires a balanced activity of various bone cell types including bone-forming osteoblasts and bone-resorbing osteoclasts. Osteoporosis occurs when osteoclasts... Read more ...

A breach of norms of Trumpian proportions: Morrison's power grab

Scott Morrison's secret appointment of himself to five senior ministries echoes the former US president in one critical respect: the desire to exert more personal control over... Read more ...

Alzheimer's Retinal Exams; Convicted Neurologist Dies; Another ALS Drug...

Alzheimer's Retinal Exams; Convicted Neurologist Dies; Another ALS Drug Heads to FDA

Several different retinal exams are being evaluated as potential ways to screen for Alzheimer's disease. Varicella zoster virus may play a role in Alzheimer's by reactivating... Read more ...

Genetic variant associated with Alzheimer's disease plays a role in...

New research led by scientists at Mass Eye and Ear and Brigham and Women's Hospital, member hospitals of Mass General Brigham, reveals the role that a genetic variant... Read more ...