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Physiological Changes To The Brain Caused By Alzheimer's Disease

Introduction:
Alzheimer’s disease is arguably the most difficult disease a human being and his or her loved ones can go through. It is difficult to describe exactly what it is, because nobody knows… and nobody ever will know the details of this sometimes outright cruel disease. 970 more words

Health

Sask. could get user-pay MRI scans

The Saskatchewan health ministry is reviewing a company’s application to open a privately run MRI service in the province.

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Saskatchewan

Giving physicians immunity from malpractice claims does not cut cost of medical care

Study finds such protections do not cut cost of medical care

Changing laws to make it more difficult to sue physicians for medical malpractice may not reduce the amount of “defensive medicine” practiced by physicians, according to a new RAND Corporation study. 671 more words

United States

Acute phase plasma proteins are altered by electroconvulsive stimulation.

Acute phase plasma proteins are altered by electroconvulsive stimulation.
J Psychopharmacol. 2014 Sep 29. pii: 0269881114552742. [Epub ahead of print]

Glaviano A, O’Donovan SM, Ryan K, … 224 more words

MRI technique detects evidence of cognitive decline before symptoms appear.

A magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) technique can detect signs of cognitive decline in the brain even before symptoms appear, according to a new study from the University of Geneva. 613 more words

Neuroscience