Alzheimers symptoms: One ‘subtle’ warning sign – do you do this?

Alzheimer’s disease is the leading cause of dementia – a syndrome (a group of related symptoms) associated with an ongoing decline of brain functioning. It impairs a person’s cognitive function, affecting their memory, thinking skills and other mental abilities. Alzheimer’s disease is a progressive condition, which means the symptoms develop gradually over many years and… Read More »

Spraying Antibiotics to Fight Citrus Scourge Doesn’t Help, Study Finds

When the Environmental Protection Agency approved the spraying of certain antibiotics three years ago to fight a deadly bacterial infection decimating Florida’s orange groves, growers thought they might have found a silver bullet. But public health advocates reacted with alarm, warning that the large-scale use of medically important drugs in agriculture could help fuel antibiotic… Read More »