Many older adults complain about memory loss and think it is the first sign of Alzheimer's disease. But this may not always be the case. TMC Chaplain Dianna Niemann-Harris, who is also the Texoma Area Family Services Manager for the local Alzheimer’s Association Chapter, joins us today with info on the differences between Alzheimer’s and normal age-related memory loss.
Weight loss surgery “is costly and does have treatment risks,” but studies in adults have found that it has long-term health benefits.
Sleep apnea device allows normal breathing, reduces stress on body, study suggests
Lack of awareness was most common reason cited for not having a living will
Research suggests CT scan screening might lead to needless worry, treatment in these cases
Finding may gain significance as legalization spreads across U.S., study author says
WASHINGTON (AP) — It's that time of year again: doctors caring for Medicare patients once more face a steep pay cut. But this time Congress is pursuing a permanent fix to the annual drama that has undermined the medical profession's confidence in the nation's premier health program.
GlaxoSmithKline is to invest another 200 million pounds ($330 million) on advanced manufacturing in Britain, the company said on Wednesday, underlining the draw of a tax break designed to encourage research and development. Britain's so-called "patent box" scheme, which offers a reduced rate of corporation tax on income derived from patents, has been hailed by GSK, its biggest drugmaker, for transforming the country as a place to invest. Last year GSK announced it was building its first new factory in Britain for 40 years as a result of the scheme.