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New study shows that blood thinners may slow down Alzheimer’s

Researchers from the Örebro University found evidence that clopidogrel, a well-known blood-thinner drug, may slow down Alzheimer’s Disease (AD) progression. The study published in the journal Science Signaling was led by Professor Margitta Elvers and included researchers from Sweden, Italy, …

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Children playing sport may risk brain damage

 A small study published last month in the International Journal of Psychophysiology showed that young children who play sports may suffer from minor, yet lingering brain damage after they sustain a concussion. In the U.S., more …