Before Dementia Sets in, Your Body Will Give You These 7 Early Warning Signs

When people think of dementia, memory loss is often the first thing they associate with the condition. Some of dementia’s less obvious signs are just as common but may be mistakenly dismissed for “old age” or something else. However, the brain can be a tricky thing. The way mental changes manifest can differ from person […]

This Alzheimer’S Drug Lead To Serious Side Effects That May Surprise You

New warnings have been added to the prescribing information for the Alzheimer’s drug Aricept (donepezil) advising of the risk of two rare but potentially serious conditions: muscle breakdown (rhabdomyolysis) and a neurological disorder called neuroleptic malignant syndrome (NMS). Donepezil is a prescription Alzheimer’S Drug  used to treat the symptoms of mild, moderate and severe dementia […]

Study Shows Drinking Too Little Alcohol During Middle Age Could Increase Dementia Risk

It’s widely known that too much alcohol is bad for your body and your brain, but experts are now starting to believe that drinking too little alcohol during middle age may also have a negative impact on your health. In a UK study, researchers followed 9,000 London civil servants between the ages of 35 and 55 from 1985 […]

Small Trial Reverses a Year of Alzheimer’s Cognitive Decline in Just Two Months

In the ongoing efforts to control and treat Alzheimer’s, one of the more promising avenues of research is using electromagnetic waves to reverse memory loss – and a small study using this approach has reported some encouraging results. The study only involved eight patients over a period of two months, so we can’t get too excited […]

Smoking Marijuana Causes ‘Complete Remission’ Of Crohn’s Disease, No Side Effects, New Study Shows

Marijuana – scientific name “cannabis” – performed like a champ in the first-ever placebo-controlled trial of the drug to treat Crohn’s Disease, also known as inflammatory bowel disease. The disease of the digestive tract afflicts 400,000 – 600,000 people in North America alone causing abdominal pain, diarrhea (which can be bloody), severe vomiting, weight loss, as […]

Cannabis Could Be Reversing Damage to Arthritic Joints

Patients report that cannabis puts arthritis into remission, so the Arthritis Society funds the research to find out if it’s true. There’s good news for the 54 million people who suffer from arthritis: A study commissioned by The Arthritis Society is investigating avenues toward developing breakthrough therapies using medical cannabis. Canadian researcher, Dr. Jason McDougall, received a Strategic Operating […]

Morrison responds to Greta Thunberg by warning children against ‘needless’ climate anxiety

Scott Morrison has responded to an impassioned speech by the Swedish teenage climate activistGreta Thunberg at the United Nations by declaring the climate change debate is subjecting Australian children to “needless anxiety”. The Australian prime minister, who will address environmental themes in his address to the UN general assembly on Wednesday, including ocean management, plastics, waste management […]

From Terrifying to Terrific: Guy Redesigns MRI Device to Pleasure Youngsters As a substitute of Scare Them

Hospitals can also be horrifying puts for youngsters to undergo even with out leaving the hallways – the ones MRI scanners, then again, may make it into an actual nightmare. Magnetic resonance imaging assessments and CT scans require kids to lie nonetheless on a steel mattress for anyplace from 10 to 30 mins, and the […]

FDA Warns of Dangers to Cortisone Injections within the Backbone for Ache Treatment

By means of: MELISSA HEALY The Meals & Drug Management is caution that injections of corticosteroids into the backbone’s epidural area — an especially commonplace remedy for radiating again or neck ache — in uncommon circumstances might lead to lack of imaginative and prescient, stroke, paralysis and demise. And that’s even within the absence of […]

The Results of Epilepsy at the Frame

Epilepsy is a situation that reasons seizures — brief system defects within the mind’s electric process. Those electric disruptions could cause a variety of signs. Some other folks stare off into area, some make jerky actions, whilst others lose awareness. Medical doctors don’t know what reasons epilepsy. Genes, mind prerequisites like tumors or strokes, and […]