MCI: Should memory tests score males and females differently?

A recent study found that scoring verbal memory tests according to sex can alter who receives a diagnosis of mild cognitive impairment (MCI) by a...

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Mindfulness could boost opioid use disorder treatment

Thousands of people experience negative health outcomes from the overuse or misuse of opioids, a drug class that includes both illegal substances...

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Dementia: Brain mapping method may predict progression

Does dementia spread gradually and evenly in all directions across the brain, or can it “jump” from one brain area to another? New re...

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Steroid Shots for Painful Joints May Make Matters Worse

By Amy NortonHealthDay Reporter Latest Arthritis News TUESDAY, Oct. 15, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Corticosteroid shots are often used to ease...

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What Helps Calm Agitated Dementia Patients?

By Serena GordonHealthDay Reporter Latest Alzheimer’s News TUESDAY, Oct. 15, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Dealing with the agitation, anxi...

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