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'It gave me hope': Alzheimer's sufferer, 57, reveals heartbreak after failure of clinical triale

‘I felt like I’d been punched in the stomach’: Alzheimer’s sufferer, 57, reveals heartbreak after failure of highly-anticipated clinical trial that he was part of for three years Former New York Times reporter Phillip S Gutis, 57, was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s in 2016 4% of people are diagnosed with early-onset – i.e.: before the age… Read More »

Benefit of low-salt diet for heart failure uncertain

(Reuters Health) – Although many doctors advise heart failure patients to follow a low-salt diet to help minimize complications, a new study suggests there isn’t much high-quality evidence to support this recommendation. “We still do not have a clear understanding of the mechanisms that may link salt intake with heart failure,” said lead study author… Read More »