New Blood Test Improves Alzheimer’s Disease Diagnosis
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New Blood Test Improves Alzheimer’s Disease Diagnosis

  A blood test that gives a more accurate diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease was announced at the July 2020 International Conference of the Alzheimer’s Association. The Association estimates that approximately…

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Ovid Therapeutics and Columbia University are Working on a Treatment for KIF1A Associated Neurological Disorder

According to a story from GlobeNewswire, the biopharmaceutical company Ovid Therapeutics Inc. and Columbia University have recently entered a collaborative partnership that will be focused on developing gene-based treatments for…

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LQTS in Children is Potentially Lethal But Can Be Detected through ECG Assessment
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LQTS in Children is Potentially Lethal But Can Be Detected through ECG Assessment

  A recent article published in EMS WORLD cautions that long QT syndrome (LQTS), a potentially lethal disease in young people, often remains undiscovered. An ECG can detect the disease,…

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August is Stevens-Johnson Syndrome Awareness Month: Spreading Rare Disease Awareness
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August is Stevens-Johnson Syndrome Awareness Month: Spreading Rare Disease Awareness

The month of August is recognized as Stevens-Johnson Syndrome Awareness Month. The goal of this event is to elevate awareness about Stevens-Johnson syndrome among the general public and in the…

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