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Facebook examines publications to detect suicide risk and health experts have concerns

But the question remains: Should Facebook change the way it monitors users for the risk of suicide? "People need to know that … they can be experienced" In 2011, Facebook is associated with the national suicide prevention network Lifeline initiate… Continue Reading →

No, a blood test does not detect Alzheimer's disease: Why is more research needed?

Almost five million people in the United States live with Alzheimer's disease, the most common form of dementia, which causes loss of memory that changes lives. And with the expected prevalence of the disease double by 2060worth asking: "Is there… Continue Reading →

A blood test can detect if Alzheimer's disease will develop 16 years before the onset of symptoms, according to a study

Ryan W. Miller UNITED STATES TODAY & # 39; HUI Posted at 08h03 EST 23 January 2019 Doctors may be able to predict if a person will develop Alzheimer's disease until age 16 before presenting symptoms by testing a certain… Continue Reading →

A blood test could detect years of Alzheimer's before the onset of symptoms • Good Medical

By measuring changes in the levels of a protein in the blood, called neurofilament light chain (NfL), researchers believe that any increase in these levels could be an early sign of the disease, according to a study released Monday in… Continue Reading →

A blood test could detect Alzheimer's disease up to 16 years before the onset of symptoms, according to a study

By measuring changes in the levels of a protein in the blood, called neurofilament light chain (NfL), researchers believe that any increase in these levels could be an early sign of the disease, according to a study released Monday in… Continue Reading →

An experimental application could detect drug overdoses in time to help

Too often, people die from an opioid overdose because nobody realizes that they have problems. Scientists are now creating a smartphone app that broadcasts sound waves to measure breathing – and calls for help in case of a shutdown. The… Continue Reading →

FDA approves new eye tracking test to detect concussions

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) will license EyeBOX (Oculogica), the first non-invasive, non-invasive test to diagnose a concussion. The company plans to market the device for use in children 5 years and older and adults under 67, starting… Continue Reading →

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