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FDA issues warning over marijuana products claiming cancer cure
FDA issues warning over marijuana products claiming cancer cureFDA warned 4 companies, which are claiming that their products containing cannabidiol, can treat or cure cancer.
Fundus imaging results promising for early Alzheimer’s diagnosisStudies in mice suggest that a technology based on topical endoscope fundus imaging could allow early diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease, researchers have said.
Dementia costs surpass those of all other diseases
Dementia costs surpass those of all other diseasesShared resources, specialized drugs key to curbing costs
Alzheimer's disease: Key coding considerationsKey coding considerations for managing patients with Alzheimer's disease
Clinical economics: Alzheimer's diseaseAn overview of Alzheimer's disease and patient management tips for dealing with patients that have Alzheimer's disease
FDA approves new Alzheimer’s drugFDA approved the New Drug Application (NDA) for a new treatment for moderate to severe dementia in Alzheimer’s patients.
Alzheimer's disease: visual variant demands attentionDuring the American Academy of Optometry's Academy 2014, Leonid Skorin, Jr., OD, DO, MS, described a visual variant of Alzheimer's disease (AD) that may put optometrists on the front lines of this illness.
Studies find cataract surgery improves Alzheimer’s patients’ quality of life, ocular imaging test may detect early Alzheimer’sA study presented at the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference 2014 in Copenhagen found that cataract surgery can slow the decline in cognition and improve quality of life for people suffering from Alzheimer’s and other dementias.