The key to ending Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, and ALS? Animal Research.

By Matthew R. Bailey A vaccine for Alzheimer’s could be within reach. In November, researchers at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center announced that their experimental vaccine had prevented the development of substances associated with Alzheimer’s in mice. The scientists hope to start clinical trials in humans soon. If the vaccine lives up to […]

Stats show 10 percent of U.S. teens have eating disorders

By Chara According to statistics from the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, 10 in 100 American teens have an eating disorder. Eating disorders involve changes and disturbances in eating behavior. They can affect men and women. Common eating disorders among teens include anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, purging disorder, rumination syndrome, pica, orthorexia nervosa […]