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Medical News Today: Could loneliness be a sign of Alzheimer's?

Wed, 11/02/2016 - 08:00
A new study finds older adults with high levels of Alzheimer's-related proteins in the brain are much more likely to report feeling lonely.

Medical News Today: Autism: Parents face challenges, too

Wed, 11/02/2016 - 07:00
Life can be tough for children with autism, but it can be hard for their parents, too. We look at some strategies that can help when facing the challenges.

Medical News Today: Medical implants coated with 'slippery surfaces' repel infectious biofilms

Wed, 11/02/2016 - 06:00
Scientists develop a slippery surface for medical implants that prevents formation of infectious bacterial biofilm while preserving normal immune response.

Medical News Today: Women's cancer deaths: Discussing global inequity

Tue, 11/01/2016 - 23:00
Nine out of 10 cervical cancer deaths occur in the developing world. A series of papers published today highlights global disparity and calls for change.

Medical News Today: Planned Home Birth: What You Need to Know

Tue, 11/01/2016 - 23:00
How do you plan a home birth and what are the possible benefits? Learn about if it is safe and what some of the possible risks are?

Medical News Today: Energy drinks linked to hepatitis in new case study

Tue, 11/01/2016 - 23:00
A new case report describes a man who developed acute hepatitis, most likely from consuming too many energy drinks. This is the second case of its kind.