Deep Brain Stimulation May Slow Parkinson's, Study Finds

TUESDAY, June 30, 2020 — Data from a five-year clinical trial is adding to growing evidence that deep brain stimulation (DBS) can slow the ravages of Parkinson’s disease.
Researchers at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, Tenn., said…
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AHA News: A Healthier Frozen Treat for Hot Summer Days

TUESDAY, June 30, 2020 (American Heart Association News) — Want to beat the heat with a cold treat this summer? Consider a healthy frozen yogurt pop with peaches.
“It’s a tasty low-calorie recipe that provides protein, potassium and calcium that is…
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Most With Coronavirus Not Sure How They Caught It: CDC

TUESDAY, June 30, 2020 — A majority of Americans who are diagnosed with COVID-19 don’t know who passed the virus to them, two new government reports show.
In the first study, researchers found that only 27% of more than 360 Colorado residents…
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Exercise Might Make Breast Milk's Goodness Even Better

TUESDAY, June 30, 2020 — Exercise is part of a healthy lifestyle, but a new study suggests it also increases the amount of a beneficial compound called 3SL in the breast milk of both humans and mice.
Based on that, researchers think that its…
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Brain's Iron Stores May Be Key to Alzheimer's

TUESDAY, June 30, 2020 — The progression of Alzheimer’s disease may accelerate as iron deposits build up in the brain, a new study finds, hinting at a possible role for the mineral in mental decline.
Using MRI scans of 200 older adults with and…
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FBI: Beware of Scammers Selling Fake COVID-19 Antibody Tests

TUESDAY, June 30, 2020 — Fake or unapproved COVID-19 antibody tests are being sold by scammers, the Federal Bureau of Investigation warns.
The FBI said fraudsters are also trying to get people’s personal information (such as names, birthdates and…
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