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The New Science That Could Save You from Alzheimer’s

Getty ImagesSHUBHANGI GANESHRAO KENE In July 2000, as the World Alzheimer Congress convened in Washington, D. C., there was a moment—a “dawning sense that scientists could be on the verge of stemming the epidemic,” Time magazine put it—when a treatment for the disease seemed imminent. Science was pouring minds and dollars into solving this devastating problem… Read More »

EDs could save $8.3B annually with better primary care, study finds

Dive Brief: More effective primary care could save emergency departments an estimated $ 8.3 billion annually, according to a new Premier analysis. Of 24 million visits by patients with certain chronic conditions in 2017, 4.3 million were potentially avoidable. Patients with those conditions contributed to nearly 60% of all ED visits at nearly 750 hospitals… Read More »

Cut red meat and save the planet: study

Aussies are the world’s number one consumers of meat, but scientists warn our love affair with beef is killing us, and the planet. An international team of experts has put lower meat consumption at the heart of a “planetary health diet” to stave off catastrophic damage to the environment. The findings from the EAT-Lancet Commission warn the… Read More »