Alzheimer's study might allow early detection

Alzheimer's study might allow early detection
"Nine of 10 times we could tell when someone was going to develop the disease," said Mark Mapstone, neuropsychologist at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry and lead author of the paper published online Sunday in the journal …
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Achievements: UI faculty, staff, students, and alumni making news
Drs. Julie Holloway, professor in the Department of Prosthodontics, and Anne Williamson, associate professor in the Department of Endodontics, have been selected to participate in the American Dental Education Association Leadership Institute. Burns …
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Bread, cereal drive UK children's high salt diet
Children in London eat an unhealthy amount of salt on a daily basis — with much of it coming from breads and cereals, according to new research in the American Heart Association journal Hypertension. In this London study — so far the largest to …
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American Dental Association Advocates Giving Fluoride To Children Earlier
The move comes in light of the publication of a new study in the Journal of the American Dental Association, which shows that fluoride has significant benefits for preventing decay. The study also found that using pea-sized amounts of toothpaste can …
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