Alzheimer’s Disease May Be Accelerated By Abnormal Build-Up Of Fat In Brain

People with Alzheimer’s disease have fat deposits in the brain. For the first time since the disease was described 109 years ago, researchers affiliated with the University of Montreal Hospital Research Centre (CRCHUM) have discovered accumulations of fat droplets in the brain of patients who died from the disease and have identified the nature of … Continue reading Alzheimer’s Disease May Be Accelerated By Abnormal Build-Up Of Fat In Brain

Saudi Arabia: Concerns Over MERS As Haj Dates Near

The spike in cases of the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) coronavirus is worrying because of the upcoming annual pilgrimage, according to a top doctor. Hanan Balkhi, head of the Health Ministry’s national scientific committee of infectious diseases, said that even if Haj pilgrims were tested, it was not possible to get a true picture … Continue reading Saudi Arabia: Concerns Over MERS As Haj Dates Near

Synthetic DNA Vaccine Against MERS Induces Immunity In Animal Study

A novel synthetic DNA vaccine can, for the first time, induce protective immunity against the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) coronavirus in animal species, reported researchers from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. David B. Weiner, PhD, a professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, and colleagues published their work in Science … Continue reading Synthetic DNA Vaccine Against MERS Induces Immunity In Animal Study

John Kerry And Exporting Of US ‘Democracy’ To Cuba – OpEd

While the rapprochement between Cuba and the US will rank highly in the achievements of the Obama administration, it is a deal with sharp blades and rough edges. Such an issue provides a host of reactions. The doors may be opening, but what will Cuba be letting in? The flag fetish on CNN was suggestive … Continue reading John Kerry And Exporting Of US ‘Democracy’ To Cuba – OpEd

Hillary Clinton Criminal Charges Coming On Eve Of New Hampshire Primary? – OpEd

The US Department of Justice may announce criminal charges against Democratic Party presidential candidate Hillary Clinton around the time of the first presidential primary. The charges would arise from Clinton’s mishandling of classified information in her email correspondence during her time as secretary of state. So suggests Fox News Senior Judicial Analyst Andrew Napolitano in … Continue reading Hillary Clinton Criminal Charges Coming On Eve Of New Hampshire Primary? – OpEd