PCOM 'Research Day' Showcases Student Projects For Medical Treatments, CuresAt "Research Day" on the campus of Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine on City Avenue, students displayed posters featuring their ideas that may one day lead to discoveries that translate into treatments and cures.
UPenn Doing First-Of-Its-Kind Genetic Testing For Alzheimer's DiseaseThe research is targeting the millions of people who have relatives with Alzheimer’s disease.
Clinic Falsely Told Dozens They Had Alzheimer's, Suits Say A lawsuit alleges that an Ohio clinic falsely told dozens they had Alzheimer's.
Study: Marijuana Compound Removes Plaque Buildup Of Alzheimer's Proteins From Brain CellsA new study reveals that compounds found in marijuana helps remove plaque buildup of Alzheimer’s disease proteins from brain cells.
Pat Summitt's Death Draws Attention To The Sad Reality Of Alzheimer's DiseaseAlzheimer’s disease is a scary diagnosis that can happen to anyone, even those in their 30's and 40's.
Health: Diet That Could Protect Against Alzheimer's DiseaseAs you decide what to eat everyday, the choices you make can make a big difference for your brain.
Study: Seafood May Help Lower Risk Of Alzheimer'sA first of its kind study weighed the benefits of seafood against the harms of Mercury, among a group of 286 elderly people.
Penn Genetics Experts Sign On To Counsel Patients Who Test Positive For Alzheimer's GeneA group of Penn Medicine genetic experts has agreed to play a very sensitive role in a nationwide genetics testing program, which is enrolling thousands of people in an Alzheimer's study.
News, Politics and Entertainment with The Chris Stigall Show | December 9Chris discusses Donald Trump's hold over the media after his call to ban Muslims from coming to the US, reaction to Trump from numerous pundits and politicians and German Chancellor Angela Merkel winning Time Magazine's Person of the Year. He also talked with Tom McGrath from Philadelphia Magazine at 8:00 about the Eagles and David French from National Review at 8:20 about Donald Trump.
Health: New Developments In Alzheimer's ResearchResearchers have a good understanding of what causes this most extreme form of dementia, and now, in an exciting development, they are studying a possible way to stop it.
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Clinical Trial Testing New Drug That Could Slow The Progression Of Alzheimer’sAs many as five million Americans age 65 and older suffer with Alzheimer’s disease. Now researchers are testing a drug that could be the first new treatment for the debilitating brain disease in years.