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Daytime Drowsiness Linked To Alzheimer's Disease

Daytime Drowsiness Linked To Alzheimer’s Disease

A new study says that falling asleep during the day could be an early warning sign of Alzheimer’s disease. The study followed 283 people without dementia who were over 70. The participants answered questions about…






Magic Mushrooms May Effectively Treat Depression

Magic Mushrooms May Effectively Treat Depression

A psychoactive compound occurring naturally in magic mushrooms may effectively treat depression by rebooting the activity of key brain circuits in patients suffering from the disorder, a new study claims. Researchers examined patients with treatment-resistant…





Retina Scan Could Help Detect Alzheimer's Early

Retina Scan Could Help Detect Alzheimer’s Early

The new technology, developed by Cedars-Sinai and NeuroVision Imaging LLC, scans the retina using techniques that can identify a neurotoxic beta-amyloid protein, a hallmark of Alzheimer’s disease. The study suggests that amyloid-beta plaques, the prime…