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Is Tau the 'How' Behind Alzheimer's?

Posted on October 31, 2014
When this protein malfunctions, brain cells die, say researchers working with mice

Court Issues Quarantine Order for Maine Nurse

Posted on October 31, 2014
Court Issues Quarantine Order for Maine Nurse

Obese Crash-Test Dummies Being Developed

Posted on October 31, 2014
Obese Crash-Test Dummies Being Developed

Adult Asthma Linked to Higher Dementia Risk

Posted on October 31, 2014
People with asthma, particularly older ones, face a greater risk of getting dementia, a new study suggests.

Sleep Apnea May Steal Some of Your Memory: Study

Posted on October 31, 2014
Remembering everyday things was harder for those whose slumber was disrupted during dreaming cycle

Study Confirms Obesity-Breast Cancer Link for Blacks, Hispanics

Posted on October 31, 2014
You can't change your genes, but you can control your weight, researcher says

Survey Reveals Concerns Over Ebola

Posted on October 31, 2014
When it comes to Ebola, most Americans say they’re not worried about catching the disease, but they are concerned about the possibility of health care workers who have treated sick patients …

Almost 1 in 5 Americans Plagued by Constant Pain, Survey Suggests

Posted on October 31, 2014
Older people, women more likely to struggle on daily basis, researchers note

Leprosy Still Occurs in U.S., CDC Reports

Posted on October 30, 2014
Experts estimate about 100 cases a year occur in America

Eczema Tied to Bone Fracture Risk in Study

Posted on October 30, 2014
Risk was small; distractions caused by itch and sleep problems are possible factors, experts say