Wellness & Prevention

New research on Alzheimer’s disease could lead to earlier diagnosis

A new definition of Alzheimer’s disease could help more people be diagnosed earlier. LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT) – A new definition of Alzheimer’s disease could help more people be diagnosed earlier.Doctors have proposed basing the diagnosis on signs such as brain changes, rather than symptoms such as memory loss. Currently, health care providers test for

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Antioxidant treatment may decrease cardiovascular risk in women with type 1 diabetes

The high estrogen levels that typically afford younger women protection from cardiovascular disease appear to instead multiply their risk if they have type 1 diabetes, researchers say.A new study is examining the blood vessel health of these women during normal estrogen peaks and valleys and seeing whether treatment with over-the-counter supplements can help restore protection.”Why

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