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July 13, 2021

Dance Training ‘Drastically’ Reduces Parkinson’s Progression Dance Training ‘Drastically’ Reduces Parkinson’s Progression

Dancing helps slow the progression of motor and nonmotor symptoms and improves quality of life for patients with Parkinson’s disease (PD), new research shows. Over 3 […]
July 9, 2021

FDA Head Calls for Inquiry Into Agency’s Approval of Aducanumab FDA Head Calls for Inquiry Into Agency’s Approval of Aducanumab

After several weeks of outcry and heated debate over the US Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) controversial approval of the Alzheimer’s drug aducanumab (Aduhelm), the head […]
July 8, 2021

Governor Signs Law Creating Drug Injection Site Program Governor Signs Law Creating Drug Injection Site Program

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island’s governor has signed into law a bill authorizing the opening of so-called harm reduction centers where people dealing with addiction […]
July 8, 2021

Meta-analysis Supports Cardiovascular Benefits of EPA Meta-analysis Supports Cardiovascular Benefits of EPA

Support for a cardiovascular benefit of omega-3 fatty acids, particularly eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA), has come from a new systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized trials. The […]
July 7, 2021

Chronic Stress, Genetics May Raise Alzheimer’s Risk Chronic Stress, Genetics May Raise Alzheimer’s Risk

A review of human and animal epidemiological studies found that long-term stress and genetic factors may act through the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) axis a pathway in the […]
July 7, 2021

Decline in Function Starts Up to 10 Years Before Stroke Decline in Function Starts Up to 10 Years Before Stroke

A new study has shown that stroke patients had steeper declines in cognition and daily functioning in the preceding 10 years than stroke-free individuals. “Our findings […]
July 2, 2021

Walking Speed Following Stroke a Good Predictor of Recovery? Walking Speed Following Stroke a Good Predictor of Recovery?

Walking speed after stroke may help predict which patients will show greater post-rehab improvement in their ability to simultaneously walk and perform a second task, suggests […]
July 1, 2021

Case Reports Identify Guillain-Barré Variants After COVID Vaccine Case Reports Identify Guillain-Barré Variants After COVID Vaccine

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. Guillain-Barré syndrome, a rare peripheral nerve disorder that can occur after certain […]
June 30, 2021

New Details of Myocarditis Linked to COVID Vaccines New Details of Myocarditis Linked to COVID Vaccines

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. Further details from multiple cases of myocarditis linked to the Pfizer and […]
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