• Novel protein biomarker can help improve dementia risk prediction

    5 days ago - By News Medical

    Identifying those who are at risk of dementia, a type of neurodegenerative disease, is crucial for early treatment and development of new therapies, a new study suggests.
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  • Taller people at lower risk for type 2 diabetes

    5 days ago - By News Medical

    A new German study has found that taller people are at a lower risk of developing type 2 diabetes. The study titled, “Associations of short stature and components of height with incidence of type 2 diabetes: mediating effects of cardiometabolic risk factors,” was published in the latest issue of the journal Diabetologia.
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  • 9/11 first responders with PTSD at risk of cognitive decline and developing early-onset dementia

    9/11 first responders with PTSD at risk of cognitive decline and developing early-onset dementia

    5 days ago - By Daily Mail

    A new study from Stony Brook University in New York has found that 9/11 first responders with PTSD were 2.6 times more likely to develop mild cognitive impairment, and are at risk of developing dementia.
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