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Common Vaccines May Reduce Risk of Alzheimer's; Alzheimer’s Blood Test
July 30, 2020
Recent studies show flu and pneumonia immunizations may reduce Alzheimer's risk; A new blood test could diagnose Alzheimer’s as accurately as other more expensive, invasive methods.
Barrett Confirmed as Supreme Court Justice in Partisan Vote
Jun 25, 2020
Alzheimer's and Brain Awareness Month; Closing the LGBTQ+ Health Disparities Gap
On this episdoe of 'Cheddar Health & Wellness': A cardiologist discusses the common causes of Alzheimer's disease, and what steps to take in order to prevent it; An expert discusses how her medical facility provides comprehensive services for LGBTQ+ people, and how other health professionals can learn to better serve this community; Danny Wolak, Specialty Pharmacy Manager at Walgreens, discusses the prevalence of HIV, and how to protect yourself from an infection.
Jun 25, 2020
Reflecting on Alzheimer's and Brain Awareness Month
Cardiologist Dr. Joel Kahn joins 'Cheddar Health & Wellness' to discuss the common causes of Alzheimer's disease, and what steps to take in order to prevent it.
Jul 16, 2019
New Hope For Alzheimer's Treatment, Alzheon in Advanced Testing of Oral Pill
According to the Alzheimer's Association, an estimated 5.8 million Americans of all ages are living with Alzheimer's in 2019. Despite its wide reach, there have not been any new drugs approved to slow the impact of the disease in 16 years. That's where Alzheon comes in. The company is in the advanced stages of clinical testing for an oral pill with the potential to slow or stop the progression of the disease. We spoke to Dr. Martin Tolar, CEO at Alzheon about this potential new treatment.