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Huge Genetic Study Suggests Alcohol Accelerates Biological Aging And Cognitive Decline

Posted in Medicine, Science on 28th Jul, 2022
by Alex Muller

Various studies have revealed that alcohol permanently damages DNA, directly causes cancer, contributes to cognitive decline and early-onset dementia, and can shrink the brain to the equivalent of 10 years of aging.

Modified MRI Spies The Early Signs Of Parkinson's Disease

Posted in Medicine on 26th Jul, 2022
by Alex Muller

The technology could also be used to track fine structural changes in the brain as a way of monitoring disease progression.

Diabetes Breakthrough Restores Insulin Production Using Existing Drug

Posted in Medicine on 26th Jul, 2022
by Alex Muller

In principle, a single course of this kind of drug over a few days could replace the need for regular insulin shots in diabetics.

New Discovery Could Lead To Improved Cancer Treatment

Posted in Medicine, Science on 25th Jul, 2022
by Alex Muller

The finding could improve cancer immunotherapy, a promising therapy that targets cancer cells using the body’s own immune system rather than radiation.

New Technology May Help Detect Lung Cancer Earlier At The Cellular Level

Posted in Medicine, Science on 25th Jul, 2022
by Alex Muller

A newly developed technology can help detect cancer at the cellular level, which may help doctors to diagnose and treat lung cancer earlier.