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2010-10-20 00:00:00

CME Outfitters Announces New neuroscienceCME Webcast: "Early Assessment and Multimodal Therapy for MS-Associated Cognitive Dysfunction" Offered as a simultaneous webcast and telephone audioconference premiering Tuesday, November 9, 2010, from 12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m.

2010-07-13 18:10:43

Drugs commonly taken for a variety of common medical conditions including insomnia, allergies, or incontinence negatively affect the brain causing long term cognitive impairment in older African-Americans.

2008-12-08 15:05:00

WILMINGTON, Del. and WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., Dec. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- AstraZeneca (NYSE: AZN) and Targacept, Inc.

2008-08-05 18:00:41

Targacept, Inc. (NASDAQ: TRGT), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing a new class of drugs known as NNR Therapeutics(TM), today reported its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2008.

2006-11-08 03:00:10

By Kim, M J; Rolland, Y; Cepeda, O; Gammack, J K; Morley, J E Abstract Most persons with diabetes mellitus are over the age of 60 years. Males develop diabetes more commonly than females. Older diabetics tend to have both impaired insulin release as well as insulin resistance.

2006-08-11 13:32:34

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Elderly diabetics with poor blood sugar control have a high prevalence of undiagnosed cognitive dysfunction, depression and functional disabilities, according to a study by researchers in Boston. Dr.

Word of the Day
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
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The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.