Alzheimer's disease

What Home DNA Tests Really Tell Us
What Home DNA Tests Really Tell Us23andMe recently gained FDA approval, but will it actually help keep people healthier?
Top ob/gyn stories of 20162016 was a year of change and new challenges. Find out what the top news stories of 2016 were.
Five questions shaping the future of elder careAdvances in technology are creating new opportunities for health insurers to move beyond the role of payer to trusted partner in the protection and extension of our health and independence as we age.
Can HRT help prevent Alzheimer’s?A new study looks at the impact of hormone replacement therapy on preventing Alzheimer's. Plus: Are breast density readings actually accurate?
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
Graft failure: Techniques for best outcomes the second time aroundWhen a graft fails, surgeons have three factors to consider: the reason for the graft failure, the chances of success with a second surgery, and what has to be done differently to ensure the success of a new graft, said Francis Price Jr., MD.
FDA accepts NDA for first 'digipill'Proteus Digital Health along with the pharmaceutical company, Otsuka, has submitted the first Digital Medicine New Drug Application (NDA) for the combination tablet of Abilify (aripiprazole) embedded with a Proteus ingestible sensor.
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