When Peter Forbath was born in Budapest on July 1, 1925, no one could have imagined that he’d be celebrating his 90th birthday in a far away country that also celebrates a July 1 birthday.
But it’s entirely appropriate that Dr. Forbath and his...Read More»
Taking care of grandkids one day a week helps women lower their risks of Alzheimer’s disease and other cognitive disorders, reports the online journal Menopause.
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“Every man desires to live long, but no man wishes to be old” – Jonathan Swift
Scientists use patients’ brainpower to help them heal.
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Go ahead, eat the whole bar!
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Arthroscopic knee surgery is no better than placebo treatment, may be harmful and is less effective than exercise therapy for middle aged and older people...Read More»
Survival rates for some cancers are climbing significantly
It’s true that 500 Canadians will be diagnosed with cancer on this very day and another 200...Read More»
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