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Article ID: 712942

Using Nitric Oxide in Medicinal Strategies Optimizes Replacing, Engineering or Regenerating Human Cells

Nathan Bryan, Ph.D.

More than one million stem cell treatments have been conducted in the United States during the past ten years. Physicians and other healthcare providers are beginning to realize regenerative medicine is the future of medicine; however major health issues remain unanswered. Dr. Nathan Bryan, one the country’s leading experts in the mechanism of nitric oxide, will tell more than seven thousand physicians attending the 27th Annual Spring Conference of the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine on Saturday that “the ability to use our own cells to heal our own body make good medical sense.

17-May-2019 2:40 PM EDT
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    15-May-2019 6:00 AM EDT

Article ID: 712749

Many older Americans expect to lose brainpower, poll finds, but most don’t ask doctors about preventing dementia

Michigan Medicine - University of Michigan

Many Americans in their 50s and early 60s are worried about declining brain health, especially if they have loved ones with memory loss and dementia, a new national poll finds. But while the majority of those polled say they take supplements or do puzzles in an effort to stave off brain decline, very few of them have talked with their doctors about evidence-based ways to prevent memory loss. So they may miss out on proven strategies to keep their brains sharp into their later years.

13-May-2019 7:05 AM EDT

Article ID: 712857

Being Wise Is Good for Your Health – Review Looks at Emerging Science of Wisdom

Wolters Kluwer Health: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins

Can science measure what it means to be wise? A growing body of evidence suggests that wisdom is a complex concept that contributes to mental health and happiness, according to a review in the May/June issue of Harvard Review of Psychiatry. The journal is published in the Lippincott portfolio by Wolters Kluwer.

14-May-2019 2:05 PM EDT

Social and Behavioral Sciences


Article ID: 712849

Detecting dementia's damaging effects before it's too late

University of Arizona

Scientists might have found an early detection method for some forms of dementia

14-May-2019 1:05 PM EDT
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    14-May-2019 11:00 AM EDT

Article ID: 712552

Pitt Study Finds Direct Oxidative Stress Damage Shortens Telomeres

Health Sciences at the University of Pittsburgh

First causal evidence that oxidative stress works directly on telomeres to speed cellular aging

8-May-2019 10:05 AM EDT

Article ID: 712813

Standards for quality surgical care for older adults finalized by Coalition for Quality in Geriatric Surgery

American College of Surgeons (ACS)

Proposed quality standards for improving the surgical care of older adults received feedback from a sample of North American hospitals, and those deemed most feasible to implement are undergoing pilot testing before a national rollout.

14-May-2019 10:45 AM EDT

Article ID: 712734

Dr. Takahashi receives global award for pioneering work on circadian rhythms

UT Southwestern Medical Center

Dr. Joseph S. Takahashi, Chairman of Neuroscience at UT Southwestern Medical Center, has received an international award for his pioneering work on the molecular and genetic bases of circadian rhythms in mammals.

10-May-2019 4:45 PM EDT


Aging, Sleep


Article ID: 712725

Mayo Clinic تدعو خبراء آخرين إلى التركيز بشكل عاجل على أمراض الدماغ التي تحاكي داء الزهايمر

Mayo Clinic

بالتعاون مع جامعة كنتاكي، والمركز الطبي لجامعة جنوب غرب تكساس الطبية، والمركز الطبي لجامعة راش، وجامعة كامبردج في المملكة المتحدة، وغيرها من المؤسسات، ساعد باحثو Mayo Clinic في صياغة اسم لمرض الدماغ التنكسية الذي يصيب كبار السن ويحاكي ملامح داء الزهايمر

10-May-2019 12:05 PM EDT

Article ID: 712712

Mayo Clinic, outros especialistas pedem a priorização urgente em doença cerebral que imita a doença de Alzheimer

Mayo Clinic

Em colaboração com a Universidade de Kentucky, Centro Médico da Universidade de Texas Southwest, o Centro Médico da Universidade Rush e a Universidade de Cambridge no Reino Unido, entre outras instituições, os pesquisadores da Mayo Clinic ajudaram a estabelecer um nome para uma doença cerebral degenerativa que aflige os idosos e imita características da doença de Alzheimer.

10-May-2019 12:05 PM EDT
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Article ID: 712706

Following DASH diet can reduce heart failure risk in people under 75

Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center

A diet proven to have beneficial effects on high blood pressure also may reduce the risk of heart failure in people under age 75, according to a study led by researchers at Wake Forest School of Medicine, part of Wake Forest Baptist Health.

10-May-2019 11:05 AM EDT

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