Byline: By LAURAN NEERGAARD

Is it Alzheimer’s

5/10/19

Some people told they have Alzheimer’s may instead have a newly identified mimic of the disease – and scientists say even though neither is yet...

A huge study suggests the Apple Watch can detect a worrisome irregular heartbeat at least sometimes – but experts say more work is needed to tell...

Few seniors get their thinking and memory abilities regularly tested during check-ups, according to a new report from the Alzheimer’s Association...

A GERM OF AN IDEA

2/26/19

Bacteria lodged deep in Ella Balasa’s lungs were impervious to most antibiotics. At 26, gasping for breath, she sought out a dramatic experiment...

Diagnosing if a tick bite caused Lyme or another disease can be difficult but scientists are developing a new way to do it early – using a...

Walking to remember

7/28/17

Sharon Steen dons her tennis shoes and, with two fellow seniors, walks streets that in her youth were a vibrant center of Portland, Oregon’s...

Squinting while texting? Always losing your reading glasses? An eye implant that takes about 10 minutes to put in place is the newest in a list of...

It’s not too late to get moving: Simple physical activity – mostly walking – helped high-risk seniors stay mobile after disability-inducing...

A panel of cancer experts and patient advocates is recommending research priorities for the White House’s cancer “moonshot” initiative. On the list...



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