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Alzheimer's cases to nearly triple by 2060, CDC says - NBCNews.com
21 Sep 2018 at 9:19am
Alzheimer's cases to nearly triple by 2060, CDC says
The number of people with Alzheimer's disease will nearly triple over the next 40 years, unless something dramatic happens to change trends, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said this week. Right now, about 5 million people have Alzheimer ...
Alzheimer's, Related Dementias Predicted to Double by 2060Medscape
CDC: Alzheimer's disease, dementia cases to double by 2060USA TODAY
New UHealth center takes on fight ...
These flea and tick medications for pets are causing seizures, other neurolog...
21 Sep 2018 at 8:54am
These flea and tick medications for pets are causing seizures, other neurological issues, FDA warns
Heads up, pet owners: The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Thursday warned some flea and tick medications can potentially cause ?neurological adverse events? in dogs and cats. The warning applies to drugs in the isoxazoline class, the FDA said.
FDA Issues Warning on Pet Reactions to Common Flea MedicineHealthDay
The FDA says your pet's flea and tick treatment could cause neurol...
WHO: Harmful alcohol use kills 3 million globally in 2016 - Healio
21 Sep 2018 at 7:07am
WHO: Harmful alcohol use kills 3 million globally in 2016
Although there have been positive trends in prevalence of heavy episodic drinking and alcohol-related mortality since 2010, there have been no global reductions in total per capita consumption and the global burden of disease related to alcohol remains ...
WHO: Excessive Drinking Killed Millions in 2016U.S. News & World Report
Harmful use of alcohol kills more than 3 million people each year, most of them men.World Health Orga...
Pennsylvania girl with diabetes dies after blood sugar drops during sleepover...
21 Sep 2018 at 6:55am
Pennsylvania girl with diabetes dies after blood sugar drops during sleepover, family says
A Pennsylvania community is mourning the death of a 10-year-old girl who was discovered unresponsive at a sleepover on Sunday morning. Sophia Daugherty, a fifth-grader in New Castle, was a Type 1 diabetic, and her family said she suffered an extreme ...
Fifth grader with Type 1 diabetes dies after blood sugar drops during sleepoverfox2now.com
10-year-old girl with diabetes dies after blood ...
Octopuses get very friendly when they're on MDMA, study reveals - Sky News
21 Sep 2018 at 3:37am
Octopuses get very friendly when they're on MDMA, study reveals
Normally anti-social creatures, octopuses become very social indeed when exposed to the party drug, also known as ecstasy. 16:27, UK, Friday 21 September 2018. An octopus named Paul swims in his aquarium on July 9, 2010 at the Sea. Image: Octopuses ...
All the Arms for HuggingGenomeWeb
Octopuses who take ecstasy behave just like pill-popping human ravers, scientists findMetro
Octopus and Humans react the same on MDMA,...