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It has been a brutal year in the search for a treatment for Alzheimer’s — here’s where researchers are looking now

The latest failure came in September, when Axovant said it failed a key late-stage trial for its drug, intepirdine.<p>Alzheimer's affects more than 5 million Americans, a number that's expected to balloon to 13.8 million by 2050 . There are only four drugs that have been approved to treat the symptoms …

How to Build a Profitable Side Hustle While Working Full Time | Inc.com

Dreaming of becoming your own boss? You're not alone. Tons of people wish they could quit their job and work for themselves, and some are even making it happen.<p>Today more than ever, working from home and starting your own business is a viable option. But running a business isn't easy - especially …

Small Business

Artificial intelligence could make brands obsolete (GOOGL, AMZN, AAPL)

Brands are dead, or they might be in the future.<p>According to Aaron Shapiro, the CEO of the marketing firm Huge, brands will take a backseat as technology like artificial intelligence and machine learning become more prevalent.<p>"As machines start to take more decisions for people it makes it harder …

NHS England’s plan to introduce hospital referral reviews shows how the service has been reduced to nothing more than a skeleton

This week a new, and potentially worrying proposal, emerged from NHS England from NHS managers who are attempting to find yet more ways to cut costs …

Physiology

Hoaxwagen

<b>By Geoffrey Smith and Roger Parloff</b><p>Photo-Illustration by Justin Metz for Fortune<p>March 7, 2016, 6:30 AM EDT<p><i>How the massive diesel fraud incinerated</i> …

Articles about redefining-light-bulb-plumen on Dwell.com - Dwell

When asking people what matters most in their lives, they usually offer up values like friendship, health and happiness.<p>For Tad Beck, making a home out of a stolid, windowless warehouse meant opening it up from the inside out.<p>In the wake of recent federal legistation making it harder to acquire …