Down syndrome carries raised risk of dementia by 55

Down syndrome carries raised risk of dementia by 55

(HealthDay)—Most people with Down syndrome have dementia by age 55, a new study shows. People with...
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Anesthesia for breast cancer surgery has no influence on risk of tumor recurrence

Anesthesia for breast cancer surgery has no influence on risk of tumor recurrence

One of the largest global studies in the field of ...
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Certain blood pressure meds tied to suicide risk in study

Certain blood pressure meds tied to suicide risk in study

(HealthDay)—A common type of blood pressure medi...
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Young adults with PTSD may have a higher risk of stroke in middle age

Young adults with PTSD may have a higher risk of stroke in middle age

Young adults who suffer from posttraumatic stress ...
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Protein misfolding as a risk marker for Alzheimer’s disease

Protein misfolding as a risk marker for Alzheimer’s disease

In symptom-free individuals, the detection of misf...
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Drug reduces risk of pneumonia in newborn mice

Drug reduces risk of pneumonia in newborn mice

The underdeveloped lungs and immune systems of pre...
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Expert discusses surprising findings linking PTSD treatment with lower diabetes risk

Expert discusses surprising findings linking PTSD treatment with lower diabetes risk

University of Virginia professor and clinical psyc...
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Alzheimer’s disease risk gene APOE4 impairs function of brain immune cells

Alzheimer’s disease risk gene APOE4 impairs function of brain immune cells

A study carried out with a new human stem cell-der...
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Once or twice weekly daytime nap linked to lower heart attack/stroke risk

Once or twice weekly daytime nap linked to lower heart attack/stroke risk

A daytime nap taken once or twice a week may lower...
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Vegetarian and pescetarian diets linked to lower risk of coronary heart disease

Vegetarian and pescetarian diets linked to lower risk of coronary heart disease

Vegetarian (including vegan) and pescetarian diets...
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