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Research on Mice

Of Mice and Men and Alzheimer's

Joan Sutton | Posted 05.28.2015 | Impact
Joan Sutton

Comparing diseases is an uncomfortable subject. Whichever one we, or someone we love, has, (even the common cold) is the worst at the time. But some diseases do offer more hope than others. The Alzheimer's Association reminds us that of the top ten causes of death in America, Alzheimer's is the only one that cannot be prevented, cured or slowed.

We Are Not Mice!

Susan M. Love | Posted 04.16.2013 | Healthy Living
Susan M. Love

While there have been a few very important insights into breast cancer that have come from the mouse model, there are many more studies that have not translated into humans. If we want to understand the cause and treatment of breast cancer in women we have to study women.