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Memory Test Could Hint At Alzheimer's 18 Years In Advance

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 06.26.2015 | Fifty

Time is of the essence when detecting Alzheimer's disease and now a new study provides hope in this area by suggesting that the memory-robbing disease...

The Cognitive Consequence of Self-Driving Cars

Craig Fitzgerald | Posted 11.10.2014 | Technology
Craig Fitzgerald

For the moment, we're still steering and braking, but we've gone far down the road to self-driving cars. A vast majority of the technology to enable at least some form of autonomous driving is either two years away from introduction, or already here. It's a matter of time, and the cognitive price we're going to pay for it is catastrophic.

Study Finds Alzheimer's More Deadly Than Previously Thought

Posted 03.05.2014 | Fifty

With the number of people living with dementia expected to double to 65.7 million by 2030, no one doubts the seriousness of Alzheimer's. And now a ...

5 Easy Ways To Keep Your Brain Young: Study

The Huffington Post | Shelley Emling | Posted 11.26.2012 | Fifty

You've fretted about your crow's feet, turkey neck and muffin top. But what about your brain? How can you make sure it stays fit and healthy as you gr...

What No One Tells You About Breast Cancer

Michele Weldon | Posted 12.13.2011 | Women
Michele Weldon

Given all of the hoopla around Breast Cancer awareness, it's easy to think when you're diagnosed that you will immediately be enveloped in a fluffy pink cloud of support

Rush University Medical Center Pays $1.5M To Settle Medicare Charges

Chicago Sun-Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Rush University Medical Center will pay a $1.5 million fine to settle federal charges it filed false Medicare claims. The center is accused of violat...