Latest Aging-associated diseases Stories
Glia-based approach to Alzheimer's disease provides a novel opportunity for treatment BOSTON, March 17, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- GliaCure, a biotechnology company developing
NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J., March 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) today announced that its Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies will invest $10 million in a new UK government-led
Collaboration Key to Beating the Disease, Stamping Out Stigma TORONTO, March 16, 2015 /CNW/ - The Alzheimer Society of Canada is taking part in the First WHO Ministerial Conference
GENEVA, March 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The world's neurodegenerative disease specialists are gathering March 18-22, 2015 in Nice, France at the premier showcase for the
John Gurley shares his new book of a 96-year-old man keeping fun alive for his dementia-stricken wife Palo Alto, Calif.
First and only clinical trial to reduce hippocampal overactivity during aMCI, the pre-dementia stage of Alzheimer's disease BALTIMORE, March 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --
Challenge is Powered by Women's Brains and Championed by Influential Alzheimer's Advocates Including Maria Carrillo, Senator Susan Collins, Meryl Comer, Leeza Gibbons, Senator Barbara Mikulski, Ai-jen
....And we’re back with some more obvious science on this fine and glorious Sunday! As always, we’ve got some great (?) studies where a lot of money was spent to find out something that we (most of the time) already knew!
We sat down with documentary film director Patrick Forbes and contributor Dr. Matthew Budoff as they explained the hidden battle behind coronary calcium scans, a cheap scan that could save millions of lives.
Many patients with knee osteoarthritis have continued pain and reduced function despite medical therapy.
A coronary angiography, also known as a coronary catheterization, is a procedure that gives both visual and tactical access to coronary circulation and blood filled chambers of the heart for both diagnostic and interventional purposes. It is one of many diagnostic tests used in cardiology. More specifically, coronary catheterization recognizes occlusion, stenosis, thrombosis or aneurismal enlargement of the walls of the coronary arteries; heart chamber size; heart muscle contraction...
The cardiac stress test is a diagnostic test used in Cardiac pathology for the purpose of patient diagnosis. It measures the heart’s function while placing a heavier workload on the heart. The cardiologist cannot be at the patient’s side while at work, under stress, during a workout or pushed to the limit so this test mimics those activities in a controlled setting. How it is Performed The stress is created by increasing the workload on the cardiac system. This can be accomplished by...
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