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Aging in the body & brain; Can we turn back the clock?

Few scientific topics are as compelling as the field of aging, and when it comes to brain aging, few research areas are better funded. For example, although heart disease is America’s No. 1 killer,...

Stem cells used for dementia ‘breakthrough’

Scientists have used adult stem cells to make a breakthrough in understanding dementia which could lead to developing drugs to treat the condition. Researchers from Belgium ‘reprogrammed’ skin cells from three dementia patients into Induced Pluripotent...

Treating Anxiety May Slow Alzheimer’s Decline

Alzheimer’s disease (AD) has a long preclinical phase in which pathology develops years or decades before clinical symptoms. In study in JAMA Psychiatry, Robert Pietrzak, PhD, MPH and colleagues report that depression, anxiety and...

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