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Drug Combo Might Repair Alzheimer’s Damage

This interesting study on combining two well known medications to treat neural synaptic damage prevalent in Alzheimer’s disease shows some promise. Researchers at the Sanford-Burnham Institute in San Diego looked at the possibility of reversing damage caused by the release of excessive amounts of the neurotransmitter glutamate from astrocytes that are located adjacent to neurons.… Read More »