ALZHEIMER’S RISK FACTORS MAY BE MEASURABLE IN ADOLESCENTS AND YOUNG ADULTS
Risk factors for Alzheimer’s dementia may be apparent as early as our teens and 20s, according to new research reported at the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference ® (AAIC®) 2020.
A BLOOD TEST FOR ALZHEIMER’S? MARKERS FOR TAU TAKE US A STEP CLOSER
At the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference ® (AAIC®) 2020, scientists reported results of multiple studies on advances in blood “tests” for abnormal versions of the tau protein, one of which may be able to detect changes in the brain 20 years before dementia symptoms occur. In particular, the reports focus on a specific form of tau known as p-tau217, which seems to be the most specific to Alzheimer’s and the earliest to show measurable changes.
European Congress of Urology goes virtual
The 35th Annual European Congress of Urology (EAU) will be held virtual on 17th-26th of July, followed by the EAU20 Theme Week of evening sessions on 20th-26th of July.
Diabetes and hypertension: are both conditions related?
Patients with hypertensión present about a 50% increased risk of developing type 2 diabetes
Diabetes during pregnancy
Gestational diabetes is usually diagnosed in the later stages of pregnancy
Early detection in Alzheimer's disease
Although Alzheimer’s disease was described about a century ago, it is still pending further knowledge about pathobiology and effective treatments
Rosácea – visión general y líneas de tratamiento
La gran mayoría de los pacientes con rosácea siente vergüenza o inseguridad en relación a su aspecto