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Alzheimer's is characterized by abnormal deposits of proteins throughout the brain, impairing the function of once-healthy neurons. It's the No. 3 cause of death in Orange County and about 84,000 people in O.C. are either ...
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The Alzheimer's Association reports that among Black Americans age 70 and older, more than 21% are living with that disease. Pharmaceutical company Eli Lilly is launching a clinical trial of a new drug therapy for those at risk, and they're looking for ...
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Find out how you can watch the new adaptation of Jane Austen's Persuasion, where it's streaming, whether it's coming to theaters, and more.
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Rexulti (brexpiprazole) shares positive trial results for treating agitation in Alzheimer's. Following this month's rejection of another Alzheimer's agitation drug candidate, this could be the first ever approved — if safety and efficacy stay on track.
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Trek-Segafredo rider Ellen van Dijk has set a new UCI Women's hour record, riding 49.254km at the Velodrome Suisse in Grenchen, Switzerland. Advertisement. The time trial world champion beat the existing record of 48.405km set by Joss Lowden last ...
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A new cancer drug trial conducted at the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSK) in New York has delivered promising results after every patient in the study was cured.
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New screenshots surfaced, showcasing a few upcoming features that'll be coming to the Samsung One UI Watch 4.5 update. The images also reveal new watch faces and hint at what may be coming to the Galaxy Watch 5 series of smartwatches.
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One person has been killed and five others have been wounded at a shooting at a church in Orange County, California, according to police. “We have detained one person and have recovered a weapon that may be involved,” the Orange County Sheriff's Office ...
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The full results of Eli Lilly's Phase 3 clinical trial for its new experimental weight-loss drug were published in the New England Journal of Medicine and presented at the American Diabetes Association's (ADA) annual meeting on Saturday—and researchers ...
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OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A child likely died from a rare infection caused by a brain-eating amoeba after swimming in an eastern Nebraska river, health officials said, making it the second such probable death in the Midwest this summer and raising the ...
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Can reducing salt really help reduce your risk of heart attack, stroke and other diseases? A new study shows cutting out about 1/4 of a teaspoon of salt each day could ward off certain diseases and death over time. Viv Williams has details in this ...
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With every beat of your heart, blood carries oxygen from your lungs throughout your body. This life-sustaining process happens automatically, whether you're awake or asleep. But for people with sickle cell disease, it often goes awry.
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ATLANTA (WSAV) — Georgia has nearly 48000 monkeypox vaccine doses and is reporting 1033 cases so far. The Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said Georgia ranks in the top 5 for the highest number of monkeypox cases in the country just ...
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People who have had COVID-19 face are at an increased risk for neurological and psychiatric conditions, including psychosis, dementia, epilepsy, and "brain fog" up to two years after, compared to those who have had other respiratory diseases.
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By Margery A. Beck and Josh Funk | Associated Press. OMAHA, Neb. — A child likely died from a rare infection caused by a brain-eating amoeba after swimming in an eastern Nebraska river, health officials said, making it the second such probable death in ...
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