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Medical News Today: Personal income may increase risk of heart disease

Income levels, if they are unstable, can easily turn into a stressor. However, the volatility of personal income could be having a more serious effect on people’s heart health. Does how much money we earn affect cardiovascular health? It is often expected that a person’s income will constantly rise until they reach retirement age. However,… Read More »

Cancer symptoms: ALWAYS see a GP if you experience this symptom of the deadly disease

According to the NHS, more than one in three people will develop some form of cancer during their lifetime. In the UK, the most common types of the disease are breast cancer, lung cancer, prostate cancer and bowel cancer. There are over 200 different types of cancer overall, each of which will have different symptoms.… Read More »

Artificial Intelligence Can Detect Alzheimer’s Disease in Brain Scans Six Years Before a Diagnosis

By Dana Smith Using a common type of brain scan, researchers programmed a machine-learning algorithm to diagnose early-stage Alzheimer’s disease about six years before a clinical diagnosis is made – potentially giving doctors a chance to intervene with treatment. No cure exists for Alzheimer’s disease, but promising drugs have emerged in recent years that can help… Read More »