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Bacardi's Gift to Significantly Advance Mayo Clinic’s Regenerative Medicine Research

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Imagine a future in which a new lung is grown for a patient in need, using the patient’s own cellular material, or a day when an injection of replacement cells will enable a patient to self-heal damage in the brain, nerves or other tissues. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CUZljTlvGCY   Regenerative [...]

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Mayo Clinic Study Says Widowhood May Delay Dementia

PHOENIX — A new Mayo Clinic study suggests that the care and support family members give to elderly widows following the death of their spouse may be a factor in delaying dementia. The study presented at the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference in Copenhagen, Denmark last week was designed to evaluate [...]

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Tuesday Q and A: Many conditions result in dementia, but Alzheimer’s is most common

DEAR MAYO CLINIC: What is the difference between dementia and Alzheimer’s disease? Are they hereditary? ANSWER: Dementia is a broad term used to describe a group of symptoms that interferes with a person's thinking and the ability to function well in day-to-day activities. Many conditions can result in dementia, but [...]

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THURSDAY CONSUMER HEALTH TIPS

  Sodium: Look beyond the saltshaker What is MERS-CoV, and what should I do? HIDA scan Alzheimer's disease: Anticipating end-of-life needs Gluten-free diet: What's allowed, what's not

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Forma atípica de doença de Alzheimer pode estar presente em um grande número de pacientes, diz a Mayo Clinic

JACKSONVILLE, Flórida — Neurocientistas da Clínica Mayo de Jacksonville, Flórida, definiram um subtipo de doença de Alzheimer (DA) que não é bem identificada, nem tratada apropriadamente.   http://youtu.be/w4xQeNQVFoc A forma variante de Doença de Alzeimer que não afeta o hipocampo, representa 11% de um total de 1.821 casos de cérebros [...]

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Forma atípica de la enfermedad de Alzheimer puede estar presente en un grande número de pacientes

JACKSONVILLE, Florida — Neurocientíficos de la Clínica Mayo en Jacksonville, Florida, han definido un subtipo de la enfermedad de Alzheimer (EA), que dicen no es ni reconocido ni tratado adecuadamente. http://youtu.be/w4xQeNQVFoc La variante de la enfermedad de Alzheimer que no afecta el hipocampo, conformó el 11% de los 1.821 cerebros [...]

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Atypical Form of Alzheimer’s Disease May be Present in a More Widespread Number of Patients, Mayo Clinic Says

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Neuroscientists at Mayo Clinic in Florida have defined a subtype of Alzheimer’s disease (AD) that they say is neither well recognized nor treated appropriately. http://youtu.be/w4xQeNQVFoc The variant, called hippocampal sparing AD, made up 11 percent of the 1,821 AD-confirmed brains examined by Mayo Clinic researchers — suggesting [...]

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Why Some With Alzheimer’s Die Without Cognitive Impairment, While Others Do?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g7W0gS6M_TQ A Third Protein Provides Clue Since the time of Dr. Alois Alzheimer himself, two proteins (beta-amyloid (Aβ) and tau) have become tantamount to Alzheimer’s disease (AD). But a Mayo Clinic study challenges the perception that these are the only important proteins accounting for the clinical features of the devastating [...]

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