Health News

Thursday, November 18, 2010 - 00:00
researchers have discovered one of the first tantalizing clues to how frontotemporal dementia (FTD) - often mistaken for Alzheimer’s disease - wreaks havoc in the brain.
Wednesday, November 17, 2010 - 00:00
A new study from Karolinska Institutet shows that asthma drugs are a potential treatment for aortic aneurysm. These drugs, which block cysteinyl-leukotrienes, could reduce the break down of vessel wal
Wednesday, November 17, 2010 - 00:00
Cells in the brain called pericytes that have not been high on the list of targets for treating diseases like Alzheimer's may play a more crucial role in the development of neurodegenerative diseases
Wednesday, November 17, 2010 - 00:00
Researchers have discovered a new protein that could be cardioprotective during heart attack, potentially leading to more targeted treatments for patients at risk.
Wednesday, November 17, 2010 - 00:00
Researchers at the University of Cincinnati have found that fat around the outside of arteries may lead to the development of cardiovascular disease and could be linked to its onset in individuals wit
Wednesday, November 17, 2010 - 00:00
Intensive care paramedics will use an intravenous injection of ice-cold saline to cool traumatic brain injury patients and patients in cardiac arrest as they are resuscitated in two new trials about t