A SIMPLE jab to cure heart failure could be available within a few years after a major breakthrough by scientists.
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New research shows the Pandemrix vaccine carries a 14-fold extra risk of triggering narcolepsy, in which sufferers can fall asleep suddenly and unexpectedly (posed by model).
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One in three seniors dies with Alzheimer's disease or other dementia, according to a new report released Tuesday. The rate is...
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Addressing Alzheimer’s Published Apr 23, 2013 01:01AM MDT Alzheimer’s is the United States’ sixth leading cause of death; it is the only top 10 cause of death without a way to prevent, cure or slow its progression. Of the millions of Americans living with the disease, more than 32,000 live in Utah. We urgently need better treatments for Alzheimer’s. We need better ways to...
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Alzheimer’s disease is the most common form of dementia. There is currently no cure for it, it worsens as it...
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Richard Sharp, the ex-chairman and CEO of Circuit City and CarMax, confronts Alzheimer’s with humility and aggressive action.
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Caring for a loved one suffering from Alzheimer’s disease can be overwhelming. It is not a normal part of aging and there is no cure for the progressive disease of the brain, which could get in the way of everyday living. Recognizing that family...
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(Reuters) - Growing evidence of a link between GlaxoSmithKline Plc's pandemic flu vaccine and an increase in narcolepsy cases among children who received it in Europe, is giving pause to health regulators weighing approval of a similar vaccine in the United States.
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LONDON - More than a decade ago, British parents refused to give measles shots to at least a million children because of a vaccine scare that raised the specter of autism. Now, health officials are scrambling to catch up and stop a growing epidemic of the contagious disease. This year, the U.K. has had more than 1,200 cases of measles, after a record number of nearly 2,000...
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As Alzheimer's cases rise, so do concerns about the nation's ability to afford care.
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