February 22, 2019

Insulin signaling failures in the brain linked to Alzheimer’s disease

Scientists continue to find evidence linking Type 2 diabetes with Alzheimer’s disease, the most common form of dementia and the seventh leading cause of death in […]
February 22, 2019

How exercise may protect against Alzheimer’s

Athletes know a vigorous workout can release a flood of endorphins: “feel-good” hormones that boost mood. Now there’s evidence that exercise produces another hormone that may […]
February 20, 2019

Women’s heart attack symptoms are different, and clinical care must catch up

Most people associate heart attacks with men. But cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death globally for both sexes, and women are more likely than […]
February 18, 2019

Getting the most benefit from ab exercises

(HealthDay)—Men and women alike want defined abs. But you don’t have to achieve a “six-pack”—the nickname for the three most visible pairs of abdominal muscles—to get […]
February 18, 2019

Five ways to develop children’s talents

Some people think talent is born. The often-told story of Mozart playing piano at 3 and composing at 5 reinforces such beliefs. But here’s the rest […]
February 15, 2019

Scientists believe it may be possible to reverse the heart damage caused by aging

New research, which has been published today in the EMBO Journal, could suggest a new way of preventing heart failure in older patients. Heart failure occurs […]