The mysterious mechanism behind the hardening of arteries may have been solved, researchers have revealed, in a study that also suggests the first potential preventive drug for the condition linked to
Could This Blood Test Revolutionise How Dementia and Other Neurodegenerative Diseases Are Diagnosed?
Every 3.2 seconds someone in the world is diagnosed with dementia. Approximately 46.8 million people live with dementia and it is estimated by 2050 this will more than double to 152 million people. There
“If you want to do something to hasten a cure for Alzheimer’s, join the Brain Health Registry,” said Michael W. Weiner, M.D. A professor of radiology and biomedical engineering, medicine, psychiatry and
Doctors in the US have announced plans for a radical gene therapy that aims to drastically reduce the risk of heart attack, the world’s leading cause of death, with a one-off injection. The researchers
Statins may hold the answer to slowing the deterioration of patients with multiple sclerosis (MS), scientists have said. In a new trial hailed as “highly promising”, patients who took the daily pill retained
Sneezing, runny nose, congestion, or irritated eyes? Yes, we hear you: The misery of seasonal allergies is real. A lot of people find temporary relief with over-the-counter medications, but these don't
The Food and Drug Administration warned rogue stem-cell clinics on Wednesday to stop selling unproven treatments that could harm patients. The agency’s latest effort, like most of its previous ones, consisted