Researchers at Karolinska Institutet in Sweden have studied the incidence and regional distribution of Alzheimer's disease biomarkers in the brains of people with Down's syndrome. The results can bring new possibilities for earlier diagnosis and preventive treatment of dementia. The study is published in Molecular Neurodegeneration.
Women in their 30s and 40s with a common condition affecting how the ovaries work are more likely to get heart disease. That’s the finding of a study published in the European Journal of Preventive Cardiology, a journal of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC).
Giving beneficial bacteria to stressed mothers during the equivalent of the third trimester of pregnancy prevents an autism-like disorder in their offspring, according to a new animal study by University of Colorado Boulder researchers.
The diagnosis and treatment of two conditions — chronic fatigue syndrome and Persian Gulf War illness — could improve thanks to the discovery of distinct brain chemistry signatures in people with these disorders, researchers said.