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The 'Idea of India' and how our public intellectuals define it 22.7.2017 Cinema-Showbiz
The world's largest democracy is witness to debates on a range of issues and noted public intellectuals from across the political spectrum -- Left, Right and Centre -- have shared their thoughts in two recent books.
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Poor sleepers may develop Alzheimer's 21.7.2017 Deccan Herald - Supplements
Poor sleep may be an indication of increased risk for Alzheimer's disease, a new study of older people suggests. Researchers studied 101 cognitively normal people, with the average age of 63, who completed well-validated sleep questionnaires. They analysed their spinal fluid for the presence of indicators of the plaques and tangles that are characteristic of Alzheimer's. The study is in Neurology, the official journal of American Academy of Neurology. After controlling for age, a family history of Alzheimer's and other factors, they found that poor sleep quality, sleep problems and daytime sleepiness were associated with increased spinal fluid indicators of Alzheimer's. The reason for the association is unclear, but at least one animal study found that during sleep the brain's capacity to clear toxins like beta amyloid, the toxic protein that forms plaques in the brains of those with Alzheimer's, improves. Poor sleep may impair this process in people, too. "Not everyone with sleep problems is destined to ...
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Panchagavya... if cow urine could cure cancer 21.7.2017 Hindu: Home
Leave alone that there is no peer-reviewed and endorsed scientific basis for the 'cancer-curing medicinal benefits' of Panchagavya — a mixture of milk, dung, curd and cow urine. Why is an agricultural university discussing it?
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Saliva test offers easier, cheaper diagnoses of liver disease 20.7.2017 All News-IANS Stories
A newly developed "oral fluid" test could offer an easier, less expensive alternative for diagnosing liver disease and may eventually help develop treatment, researchers say.
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This topper refused to let arthritis deter his dreams 20.7.2017 Rediff: GetAhead
Raj Sheth stood first in the country by scoring 630 marks out of 800 in the final CA exams.
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Living healthily, learning more could cut dementia cases by a third 20.7.2017 DNA: Health
Learning new things, eating and drinking well, not smoking and limiting hearing loss and loneliness could prevent a third of dementia cases, health experts said on Thursday.
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I am...G. Sathyanarayanan 19.7.2017 Hindu: Home
Occupation: Kalari treatment expert and chief instructor at CVN Kalari Chikitsa KendramBack pain is the most common issues that I notice among patients. In most cases they come here after trying all c...
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Your poor sleep may increase risk of Alzheimer's: Study 19.7.2017 New Kerala: World News
Washington D.C. [USA], July 19 : Beware! Breathing problems during sleep may be a signal of an increased risk for Alzheimer's disease, warns a study.
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Cure Alzheimer's Fund Receives USD 900,000 Donation from the Edward and Mary Lord Foundation 18.7.2017 New Kerala: World News
WELLESLEY, Mass., July 18, 2017 : Cure Alzheimer's Fund, a non-profit dedicated to funding the most promising research to prevent, slow or reverse Alzheimer's disease, announced today that it has received a USD 900,000 donation from the Edward and Mary Lord Foundation. This is the Lord Foundation's largest donation to date.
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For the promise of pain-free knees 18.7.2017 Hindu: Leisure
If walking up and down the stairs has you grimacing each time, then it’s time to strengthen those leg muscles
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Just 1 minute of daily running improves bone health of women 18.7.2017 New Kerala: World News
Washington D.C. [USA], July 18 : Dear women, just one to two minutes of running everyday can improve your bone health and also reduce chances of osteoporosis and fractures in older age.
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Can Treating Sleep Problems Lower Dementia Risk? 18.7.2017 New Kerala: World News
LONDON, July 18, 2017: Several new research analyses reported at the Alzheimer's Association International Conference 2017 (AAIC 2017) in London found significant associations between sleep disordered breathing (SDB) and the accumulation of biomarkers for Alzheimer's disease.
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Just an hour of social interaction improves life of dementia patients 18.7.2017 New Kerala: Health News
Washington D.C. [USA], July 18 : If your grandparents are suffering from dementia, then you can help them by interacting with them about their interests for an hour a week and improve their quality life.
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Language lessons for your baby may start in womb 18.7.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Love to speak to your unborn baby? Well he or she can typically distinguish the difference between sounds used in various languages even a month before being born, an interesting study has shown.
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Just an hour of social interaction improves life of 18.7.2017 DNA: Health
Researchers at the University of Exeter, King's College London and Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust led the study.
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Dementia Awareness Training on its Own Will Not Improve Dementia Care in Hospitals, University of Hertfordshire Study Finds 18.7.2017 New Kerala: World News
LONDON, July 17, 2017 : Dementia awareness training as a single strategy will not improve dementia care in hospitals or outcomes for patients, according to a new study from the University of Hertfordshire, published in the online journal BMJ Open today (Monday 17 July 2017).
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AXON's Tau Vaccine Has Completed Phase II Enrolment in Alzheimer's 17.7.2017 New Kerala: World News
LONDON, July 17, 2017 : AXON Neuroscience, as a leader in tau research took one further step, completing recruitment for its phase II clinical trial in Alzheimer's Disease.
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Combo therapy better than drug alone against Alzheimer's 17.7.2017 DNA: Health
Combining a specific care management program with a commonly-prescribed drug for Alzheimer's disease is better at turning back the clock on the ageing brain than medication alone, according to a recent study.
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Here's how weekly social hour can help dementia patients 17.7.2017 DNA: Health
Here's how weekly social hour can help dementia patients
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Combo therapy better than drug alone against Alzheimer's 17.7.2017 New Kerala: Health News
Washington D.C. [USA], Jul 17 : Combining a specific care management program with a commonly-prescribed drug for Alzheimer's disease is better at turning back the clock on the ageing brain than medication alone, according to a recent study.
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