Wellness & Prevention

Neuroscientist Predicts ‘Much Better Treatment’ For Alzheimer’s Is 10 Years Away

British neuroscientist Joseph Jebelli first set out to study Alzheimer’s because of his grandfather, who developed the disease when Jebelli was 12.In the years that followed, Jebelli watched as his grandfather’s memory started to disappear. But Jebelli points out that although a certain amount of memory loss is a natural part of aging, what happened

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Three quarters of unwell Brits Google their symptoms and treat themselves at home

Three quarters of Britonshave cured an ailment or illness after Googling the symptoms, a study found. Research revealed that seven in ten of us now self-diagnose and treat minor health issues rather than try and secure an appointment with their local GP. It also emerged the average adult now believes they can beat two thirds

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U.S. approves digital pill that tracks when patients take it

(Reuters) – U.S. regulators have approved the first digital pill with an embedded sensor to track if patients are taking their medication properly, marking a significant step forward in the convergence of healthcare and technology.The medicine is a version of Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co Ltds established drug Abilify for schizophrenia, bipolar disorder and depression, containing a

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