Researchers have recently demonstrated that intake of extra virgin olive oil (EVOO) in transgenic mice prevented behavioural changes, preserved synaptic integrity and reduced pathologic markers of Alzheimer’s disease (AD).
Feelings of injustice and low socioeconomic status can have a significant impact on disease severity in patients with fibromyalgia, according to data from a large survey presented at the European League Against Rheumatism (EULAR) Annual Congress 2017 held recently in Madrid, Spain.
A psychological intervention, Conquer Fear, may help alleviate fear of cancer recurrence (FCR) in cancer survivors, according to a study presented at the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting 2017 held in Chicago, Illinois, US.
Relapse after randomization is more likely to occur in patients with severe baseline hallucinations, reports a new study. In addition, the presence of baseline hallucinations is associated with a greater risk of relapse after discontinuation of risperidone vs continued risperidone treatment.
An association exists between poorer cognitive function in older people and increased variability in blood pressure (BP). This connection may signify a new modifiable risk factor for cognitive decline, suggest a recent study.