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Researchers gain better understanding of mechanism behind tau spreading in the brain

Mount Sinai Press Office EurekAlert And the progression of Alzheimer’s disease Researchers at Mount Sinai School of Medicine have gained insight into the mechanism by which a pathological brain protein called tau contributes to the progression of Alzheimer’s disease (AD) … Continue reading

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Older men’s hidden health concerns

William Raillant-Clark EurekAlert This press release is available in French. Do men harbour concerns about aging in good health? Do they confide these concerns to their physicians? Are men’s concerns the same as women’s? The answers to these questions can … Continue reading

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James Murdoch Resigns As News Intl Exec.chair

Associated Press News Corp. says James Murdoch steps down as executive chairman of News International.

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SFU researchers test sugary solution to Alzheimer’s

Carol Thorbes (SFUPAMR) EurekAlert Slowing or preventing the development of Alzheimer’s disease, a fatal brain condition expected to hit one in 85 people globally by 2050, may be as simple as ensuring a brain protein’s sugar levels are maintained. That’s … Continue reading

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Researchers warn nanoparticles in food, vitamins could harm human health

John Carberry EurekAlert ITHACA, N.Y. – Billions of engineered nanoparticles in foods and pharmaceuticals are ingested by humans daily, and new Cornell research warns they may be more harmful to health than previously thought. A research collaboration led by Michael … Continue reading

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PM’s media inquiry – fines for ‘grave’ media breaches

Source: Telegraph NEWSPAPERS and magazines could be fined up to $30,000 for “exceptionally grave” or persistent breaches of media standards. In a submission to Julia Gillard’s media inquiry, the Press Council has also raised the prospect of securing government funding … Continue reading

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