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Scientists get closer to blood test for Alzheimer's disease

Scientists get closer to blood test for Alzheimer's disease

An experimental blood test was highly accurate at distinguishing people with Alzheimer’s disease from those without it in several studies, boosting hopes that there soon may be a simple way to help diagnose this most common form of dementia.

Scientists get closer to blood test for Alzheimer's disease

COVID-19 recovery can take a few weeks even for young adults

COVID-19 recovery can take a few weeks even for young adults

Recovering from even mild coronavirus infections can take at least two to three weeks, according to U.S. research published Friday.

COVID-19 recovery can take a few weeks even for young adults

WATCH: Your help needed, A Mother's Plea to Help Baby Aryan Fight SMA #donate #support

WATCH: Your help needed, A Mother's Plea to Help Baby Aryan Fight SMA #donate #support

DO WATCH & PLEASE SHARE AS MUCH AS POSSIBLE! Baby Aryan's parents urge the community to help as the baby was diagnosed with TYPE 1 SPINAL MUSCULAR ATROPHY (SMA). There is a treatment available called ZOLGENSMA which is the most expensive drug in the world at this time it costs 2.1 million dollars USD (2.8 Million CAD).

WATCH: Your help needed, A Mother's Plea to Help Baby Aryan Fight SMA #donate #support

FDA tells doctors to discuss overdose antidote with patients

FDA tells doctors to discuss overdose antidote with patients

Doctors who prescribe opioid painkillers should tell their patients about a potentially life-saving medication that can reverse drug overdoses, according to new federal guidelines issued Thursday.

FDA tells doctors to discuss overdose antidote with patients

Virus antibodies fade fast but not necessarily protection

Virus antibodies fade fast but not necessarily protection

New research suggests that antibodies the immune system makes to fight the new coronavirus may only last a few months in people with mild illness, but that doesn’t mean protection also is gone or that it won’t be possible to develop an effective vaccine.

Virus antibodies fade fast but not necessarily protection

FDA calls for removal of fruity, disposable Puff Bar vapes

FDA calls for removal of fruity, disposable Puff Bar vapes

U.S. health officials are cracking down on a brand of fruity disposable e-cigarettes that is popular with teenagers, saying the company never received permission to sell them in the U.S.

FDA calls for removal of fruity, disposable Puff Bar vapes