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22Jun/18

Surprising discovery about virus, Alzheimer’s disease could open new avenues for treatment – Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog)


New York Times
Surprising discovery about virus, Alzheimer’s disease could open new avenues for treatment
Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog)
… ago, scientists have found higher levels of the common virus in the brains of people who had both behavioral symptoms and neurological evidence of Alzheimer’s at the time of their death than in the brains of deceased donors who had no signs of
Richard HODESNational Institute on Aging
Valacyclovir for Mild Alzheimer’s Disease – National Institute on Aging – NIHNational Institute on Aging – NIH
Joel Dudley | Mount Sinai – New YorkMount Sinai
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20Jun/18

Act of generosity kicks off 8-patient kidney ‘transplant chain’ – The State Journal-Register


The State Journal-Register
Act of generosity kicks off 8-patient kidney ‘transplant chain’
The State Journal-Register
Before Deborah Kunath received a fateful call from Memorial Medical Center last year, the 61-year-old Jacksonville resident worried she would die on dialysis, waiting for a life-saving kidney donation. It turned out that a Springfield woman who

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20Jun/18

‘It is a Literal Miracle Every Time I Sing': Opera Singer Credits God’s Grace After 2nd Double Lung Transplant – CBN News


CBN News
‘It is a Literal Miracle Every Time I Sing': Opera Singer Credits God’s Grace After 2nd Double Lung Transplant
CBN News
Cleveland Clinic doctors said her only chance at a life was if she had both lungs replaced with healthy ones from a deceased donor: a double lung transplant. She agreed to the harrowing operation. Afterwards, she had to learn to walk, eat and sing all

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20Jun/18

‘Kidney-versary': Four Tulsa-area locals form special bond over same-day surgery a year ago – Tulsa World


Tulsa World
‘Kidney-versary': Four Tulsa-area locals form special bond over same-day surgery a year ago
Tulsa World
Vang, an Owasso resident, shared a deceased donor with Eagle, a Mulrow resident, while Davis, of Muskogee, and Bell, of Tulsa, received a living donation from each of their cousins. The four surgeries, six when including the deceased donors, took