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Researchers identify protein produced after stroke that triggers neurodegeneration

Researchers with the Peter O’Donnell Jr. Brain Institute at UT Southwestern have identified a new protein implicated in cell death that provides a potential therapeutic target that could prevent or delay the progress of neurodegenerative diseases following a stroke. Scientists from the departments of pathology, neurology, biochemistry, and pharmacology at UTSW have identified and named… Read More »

Do We Even Need Friends, After the Pandemic?

Credit…Jeanette Spicer for The New York Times SectionsSkip to contentSkip to site index We Want Our Friends Back! (But Which Ones?) The pandemic shrank many social circles to a skeleton crew. Maybe that’s not such a bad thing. Credit…Jeanette Spicer for The New York Times Supported by Continue reading the main story March 27, 2021,… Read More »

Younger women fare worse after acute COVID

Women under 50 and people with severe disease have worse long-term outcomes after hospital admission with COVID-19 than others, according to new UK research. The study found that in adults admitted to hospital, nearly all experienced ongoing symptoms three months or more after the onset of their COVID-19 infection. Researchers found that women under the… Read More »

‘After cancer at 24, I was told I had the fertility of a 45-year-old — six months later I was pregnant with my miracle baby’

Megan Ennis is 28, engaged to be married and has a beautiful baby son. So far, her story isn’t too unusual, but a few years ago, her current situation seemed almost impossible. In 2017, the Dublin woman woke up with a pain in her chest, and because she was due to go on a trip… Read More »