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2011-02-23 08:21:31

As the average life span is increasing, dementia becomes much more common.

2011-01-25 07:23:00

ASSERT study shows increased transport of Amyloid Beta 40 TSX Exchange Symbol: RVX CALGARY, Jan.

2010-12-11 00:01:03

A new 5-minute test to identify elderly patients with dementia promises to give doctors a more sensitive tool to use in the Annual Wellness Examination.

2010-12-09 13:05:00

SPRINGFIELD, Mass., Dec. 9, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- A new 5-minute test to identify elderly patients with dementia promises to give doctors a more sensitive tool to use in the Annual Wellness Examination.

2010-11-18 14:30:11

Compared to women never on hormone therapy, those taking hormone therapy only at midlife had a 26 percent decreased risk of dementia; while women taking HT only in late life had a 48 percent increased risk of dementia.

2010-11-09 14:09:52

The preservation of a protein found in particular synapses in the brain plays a key role in protecting against vascular dementia after a stroke.

2010-10-26 11:11:48

It wasn’t until January 11, 1964 that the Surgeon General approached the podium and issued a warning cautioning the population of the 4,000 detrimental chemicals in tobacco smoke.

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2010-10-26 09:25:00

Those who chain smoke during their middle-age years are far more likely to develop Alzheimer's disease, according to a new study published Monday the Archives of Internal Medicine.

2010-10-25 15:00:00

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2010-10-15 16:40:32

Alzheimer's disease is not the only type of dementia.


Word of the Day
alicorn
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.
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