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2012-02-13 15:01:00

A new study published in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society reveals that brief cognitive screenings combined with offering further evaluation increased new diagnoses of cognitive impairment in older veterans two to three fold.

2012-02-13 13:19:43

A protein that protects some of our immune cells from the most common and virulent form of HIV works by starving the virus of the molecular building blocks that it needs to replicate, according to research published online in Nature Immunology.

2012-02-09 10:36:50

The treatment for moderate-to-severe memory impairment could one day include a prescription for a smartphone.

2012-02-09 07:42:58

In low- and middle-income countries, mild cognitive impairment—an intermediate state between normal signs of cognitive aging, such as becoming increasingly forgetful, and dementia, which may or may not progress—is consistently associated with higher disability and with neuropsychiatric symptoms, but not with most socio-demographic factors.

2012-02-08 10:16:53

In low- and middle-income countries, mild cognitive impairment—an intermediate state between normal signs of cognitive aging, such as becoming increasingly forgetful, and dementia, which may or may not progress—is consistently associated with higher disability and with neuropsychiatric symptoms but not with most socio-demographic factors.

2012-01-26 06:54:45

On the Cosby Show, a popular primetime show in the 80s, there were quite a few episodes in which Dr. Heathcliff "Cliff" Huxtable and his lawyer wife Clair played the memory game.

2011-11-08 22:05:47

Depression is one of the most common mental disorders in the elderly, but little is known about the underlying biology of its development in older adults.

2011-09-28 13:36:33

Researchers at Johns Hopkins have modified HIV in a way that makes it no longer able to suppress the immune system.

2011-09-26 11:09:07

Exposure to goats could increase the risk of a certain type of lung cancer, according to French researchers.

2011-09-07 05:59:14

Cognitive impairment, even when detected at an early, mild stage, is a significant predictor of decreased life expectancy.


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plim
  • To swell, as grain or wood with water.
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