Single Pill Could Treat Alzheimer's, Parkinson's And Ms

Alzheimer's, Parkinson's and MS Single Pill

A single pill could be used to treat a variety of brain conditions including Alzheimer's, Parkinson's and multiple sclerosis, scientists claim.

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  • Case study shows importance of single-pill HIV-1 treatment
    (HealthDay)—A single-pill combination HIV-1 treatment may be appropriate in certain cases, according to a case vignette published in the July 17 issue of the New England Journal of Medicine. Monica Gandhi, M.D., M.P.H., from the University of California ...
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  • Diabetes in Dogs Cured Using Single Gene Therapy
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    02/25/2013 - 9:17 am | View Link
  • Now, single pill to treat Alzheimer`s and Parkinson`s
    London: Scientists claim to have developed a pill which could treat a variety of brain conditions including Alzheimer`s, Parkinson`s disease and multiple sclerosis. The new class of drug, which can be taken orally, is designed to protect the brain by ...
    07/25/2012 - 1:01 pm | View Link
  • Single pill is 'key' to beat Alzheimers
    Scientists have developed a new class of drug which can be taken orally and has the potent potential to treat a number of brain conditions including Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s and even multiple ... it can be swallowed as a pill, rather than being injected.
    07/25/2012 - 3:00 am | View Link
  • Single Pill 'Could Treat Parkinson's, Multiple Sclerosis And Alzheimer's'
    A single pill has the potential to treat multiple brain conditions including Alzheimer's, Parkinson's and multiple sclerosis, it has been revealed. Scientists have developed a new class of drug which can be taken orally and prevents the damaging effects of ...
    07/24/2012 - 11:51 pm | View Link
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    11/23/2014 - 12:00 pm | View Website
  • Parkinson's: Treatment & Care
    Individual people with Parkinson's need individualized treatment and care. These brief and to-the-point articles offer important information and helpful tips.
    11/23/2014 - 9:44 am | View Website
  • Neurology Colorado
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    11/23/2014 - 6:09 am | View Website
  • Alzheimer's Health Care Facilities: How to Choose the Best One
    Finding the right longer-term care facilities for a loved one with Alzheimer's disease is a difficult and important decision. There are many options available for ...
    11/22/2014 - 10:38 pm | View Website
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