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Older Age Linked to Greater Risk of Disability before Death

Older Age Linked to Greater Risk of Disability before Death

Individuals who live to an old age have a greater risk of being disabled near the end of their lives and require the assistance of a caregiver to aid them with daily living, according to a study published in JAMA Internal Medicine. The report also found women were more susceptible to disabilit... Read More


Lung Regeneration Closer to Reality after New Discovery

Lung Regeneration Closer to Reality after New Discovery

Researchers from Weill Cornell Medical College say they have taken an important step forward in their quest to "turn on" lung regeneration - a discovery that could lead to treatment for millions of people suffering from respiratory disorders. Read More


What is the Polypill?

What is the Polypill?

Dr. Valentin Fuster discusses the Polypill. The Polypill is being developed in response to an important reality surrounding cardiovascular disease. There are three important drugs that can help prevent heart disease (statins, ACE inhibitors, and aspirin). These drugs are not taken for two maj... Read More



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