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New generation of therapeutics based on understanding of aging biology show promise for Alzheimer's disease

A comprehensive review of the clinical trial landscape, including current agents being studied for the prevention and treatment of Alzheimer’s disease (and other dementias), points to the need to develop and test drugs based on an understanding of the multiple effects of aging on the brain. “Alzheimer’s is a complex disease with many different factors… Read More »

'Life is fragile, grab it with your two hands' – Popular priest living with motor neurone disease is inspirational in new RTE documentary

Fr Tony Coote Fr Tony Coote who walked the length of Ireland Fr Tony Coote ‘Life is fragile, grab it with your two hands’ – Popular priest living with motor neurone disease is inspirational in new RTE documentary Independent.ie “When I was told, I was absolutely terrified. My body was just trembling I couldn’t believe… Read More »

Lung cancer symptoms: Six signs the disease is advanced and has spread outside the lungs

Lung cancer aren’t obvious in the very early stages and can even be mistaken for less serious health conditions. The disease is one of the most common types of cancer in the UK, so being familiar with all the symptoms is very important. The most commonly associated symptoms with lung cancer, and the ones that… Read More »