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Measures of Brain Iron May Predict the Onset of Dementia in Patients with Parkinson’s Disease

Measures of Brain Iron May Predict the Onset of Dementia in Patients with Parkinson’s...

Measures of iron in the brain might eventually predict dementia in patients with Parkinson’s disease (PD), according to the findings of a study published...

People with Neurological Disorders Have a Higher Risk of Committing Suicide

Having a diagnosis of a neurological disorder is associated with an increased risk of suicide, according to a recent study published in JAMA. In this...

Chronic Kidney Disease and Incident Dementia: The HUNT Study

Previous studies have reported associations between chronic kidney disease (CKD) and an increase in risk for cardiovascular disease
Hem/Onc Roundup: FDA’s Controversial Approval, WHO Essential Medicines List, and more

Hem/Onc Roundup: Cervical Cancer Eradicated by 2120, Fertilizers and Link to Lung Cancer, and...

Here are the top stories covered by DocWire News this week in the Hematology & Oncology section. This week, a modeling study found that...
Prevalence of Pica in Patients on Dialysis and Associated Nutritional Status Examined

Prevalence of Psychiatric Diagnosis in Hospitalized Patients on Dialysis

Patients with end-stage renal disease (ESRD) may experience depression, anxiety, organic psychiatric disorders, dementia, disorders related to alcohol or drugs
Metabolic Acidosis and Risk for Cardiovascular Events Following Transplantation

Dementia Reduces Quality of Death in Patients With Cancer

A study published in Geriatrics & Gerontology International found that patients with cancer who also have dementia were less likely to have a “good quality”...

The Nose Knows: Pungent Compound Associated with Improvements in Atherosclerotic Plaque

A new study reveals that putrescine, a key compound for body decomposition with a noxious smell, could find redemption as a treatment for atherosclerosis...

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