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Valedictorian, Twin with Cerebral Palsy, Hopes to Fight Disease

by David Whiting | June 12, 2017
Asked if there will be anything special about high school graduation, Lizbeth Gomez glances dow [...] Read more

Rural America Braces for Alzheimer’s Crisis

by IBT Media (UK) | June 07, 2017
June Aman no longer laughs when her husband teases her, which he does fairly often. When she co [...] Read more

Alzheimer’s Affects 5.5 Million in U.S.

by Vishakha Sonawane | June 05, 2017
The most common type of dementia, Alzheimer’s disease affects about 5.5 million Americans of [...] Read more

N.M. Schools Link Efforts to End Doctor Shortage

by Associated Press | June 05, 2017
LAS CRUCES, N.M. — The University of New Mexico and a private Las Cruces college are work [...] Read more

Alzheimers’s Deaths Double in U.S.

by CNN Wire | May 30, 2017
The rate of people dying from Alzheimer’s disease in the United States rose by 55% over a 15- [...] Read more

Texas Law Clears Path to Expand Telehealth

by Meg Bryant | May 24, 2017
Telehealth companies are gearing up for some Texas-sized business following passage of telemedi [...] Read more

Report Shows Disparities in Care

by Lauren Flynn Kelly | May 22, 2017
Two new reports examining the quality of care received by Medicare Advantage enrollees reveal s [...] Read more

Millions Exceed Binge-Level Drinking, Study Finds

by NIH | May 17, 2017
Nearly 32 million adults in the United States (13 percent of the U.S. population aged 18 and ol [...] Read more