Tag Archives: National Institute of Health (NIH)

Patient Recruitment for Stroke Clinical Trials

Yesterday I mentioned that NINDS, through NIH is continuously researching and performing clinical trials on people that have had a stroke – hopefully finding something that would present another stroke! The scientists that conduct the studies work to develop new … Continue reading

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Proteins linked to AD and Dementia (Posted late on 08/29)

Certain proteins just happen to be one feature that several major Dementia varieties have in common. The excess of proteins in the human brain or even protein fragments that have taken on abnormal forms are considered to be toxic to … Continue reading

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Worldwide efforts fight against Dementia

The effects of Dementia on the aging are being experienced worldwide. Because of the throes being experienced by this horrific disease (and all associated with it), there is an ongoing international effort being given to help the people and the … Continue reading

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Worldwide efforts fight against Dementia

The effects of Dementia on the aging are being experienced worldwide. Because of the throes being experienced by this horrific disease (and all associated with it), there is an ongoing international effort being given to help the people and the … Continue reading

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What Conventional Medical Professionals would say about Integrative Health Care

As we learned yesterday, integrative health care is a growing trend now in the United States but it is still considered to be in the early stages of development compared to other countries that use holistic approaches as their main … Continue reading

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Thyroids and age

When I used to think of the thyroid gland, I used to think (the biology specialist that I am) that it was located next to the spleen….oops! It’s not. It is located in our neck. Its purpose is to produce … Continue reading

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Body shape changes in the elderly

It is always quite noticeable when you see an older gentleman or lady stooped over, shuffling along, trying to keep pace with the rest of the world and having difficulty not only keeping up, but getting going in the first … Continue reading

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