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Molecular markers may ID Alzheimer’s before clinical onset

For young adults with autosomal dominant Alzheimer’s disease (AD), molecular markers can identify changes associated with the disease before clinical onset, according to a study published online Feb. 12 in JAMA Neurology. Yakeel T. Quiroz, Ph.D., from Massachusetts...

RESEARCHERS SHOW WHICH FOODS PREVENT, PROMOTE DEMENTIA

Foods can determine whether someone will suffer from dementia in later years, according to researchers at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem’s Faculty of Agriculture, Food and Environment in Rehovot. A large-scale international study that...

Women fare worse than men after a stroke

Women tend to have a tougher time recovering from a stroke than men do, though the reasons aren’t completely clear, researchers say. On average, female stroke survivors reported more limitations in their day-to-day activities than male survivors did,...

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