This human protein may unfurl toxic tangles in Alzheimer’s disease

June 28, 2017 admin 0

A human protein — called CyP40 — can untangle the neurodegenerative clumps that characterize Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s diseases, scientists reported Tuesday in the journal PLoS […]

Take brisk walk every 30 minutes to reduce risk of heart disease

June 28, 2017 admin 0

The study found that people who spend increasing time sitting are at an increased risk of serious health problems like cardiovascular disease, diabetes or death […]


June 28, 2017 admin 0

IT STARTED WITH vomiting and a fever. But a few days later, five-month-old Liam was in the emergency room, his tiny body gripped by hourly […]

Living with Motor Neurone Disease: The symptoms and signs of MND

June 27, 2017 admin 0

We find out more about the disease, how it can be treated, and what you can do to help sufferers:li What is Motor Neurone Disease? […]

Report reveals £12k a year cost of living with motor neurone disease

June 26, 2017 admin 0

The importance of Tony Hopper’s fundraising efforts for a motor neurone disease charity has been highlighted by a new report revealing the cost of living […]

Woman with cerebral palsy pleads with council to find her a home

June 26, 2017 admin 0

A woman living with cerebral palsy who is currently being housed in emergency accommodation in a hotel in Co Carlow has appealed to the local […]

What actually is Lyme disease and what are the symptoms?

June 26, 2017 admin 0

Celebrities such as Bella Hadid, Yolanda Foster, and Kelly Osbourne have brought it to global attention, but what actually is Lyme disease? Words by Olivia […]

Raising sheep for a cure to Huntington’s disease

June 26, 2017 admin 0

Dan and Kay Persons, sheep producers in rural Kensington, are hoping to play a role in the fight against Huntington’s disease. Huntington’s is a progressive […]