Those who have the disease have a build-up of two proteins, amyloid beta and tau, in the brain th...
Those who have the disease have a build-up of two proteins, amyloid beta and tau, in the brain that form clumps, which smother and destroy neurons - leading to loss of memory and confusion.
For the new study, published in the journal Molecular Neurodegeneration, researcherstreated mice genetically engineered to develop Alzheimer's with the drug from a young age.
'Because our most recent investigation was a preventative study, we want to know now whether this therapy could also work as a treatment for patients already diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease,' Dr Pratic said.More on Alzheimer
According to Telling, doctors ran a series of tests that showed no pulmonary embolism or irregula...
According to Telling, doctors ran a series of tests that showed no pulmonary embolism or irregular heart rate activity.
Thanks to Apple Watch, he was able to seek prompt emergency care, which underscores just how powerful the devices passive health monitoring features are.
When you do this, your Apple Watch will send a push notification when it detects a heart rate above that threshold during a period of 10 minutes of inactivity.More on Dehydration
Shortly after his passing,Aschoff'sfianceKaty Berteauposted on his Twitter account the cause of d...
Shortly after his passing,Aschoff'sfianceKaty Berteauposted on his Twitter account the cause of death was attributed to hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis (HLH), an unregulated over-action of the immune system.
"Both pneumonia and non-Hodgkins lymphoma can trigger HLH in the body and that is seemingly what happened with Edward," Berteau wrote as part of an emotional nine-tweet thread.
"It has helped me knowing that his passing was inevitable, and Im at least grateful he didnt have to go through the painful treatment and drawn out process of battling the disease," Berteau added.More on Lymphoma
In the midst of the cleanup fromFriday's record-breaking blizzard, mom Lisa Marie Sharpe's heart ...
In the midst of the cleanup fromFriday's record-breaking blizzard, mom Lisa Marie Sharpe's heart was breaking for her little boy who couldn't get outside.
The Canadian Forces made little Matthew's dream come true after seeing his mom's post on social media.
"He wanted nothing more to help our soldiers shovel, so we paid him a visit,"Joint Task Force Atlantic said in a tweet Wednesday.More on Cerebral Palsy
Though the county health department said in a statement that the two cases are unrelated, it also...
Though the county health department said in a statement that the two cases are unrelated, it also indicated that the areas of concern are not limited to the two college campuses.
When people cant fight the bacteria, the disease becomes active, and they begin showing symptoms such as a severe cough, chest pain and weight loss.
Health officials said that if people test positive for latent TB, they can undergo treatment that will prevent the disease from becoming infectious, protecting themselves and others.More on Tuberculosis