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Clinical Briefs for Thursday, June 13

Alzheimer’s vaccine shows promise in study … Vitamin D and estradiol guard against metabolic syndrome … Cause and possible treatment for hardened arteries found … Education, intelligence protect cognition, but don’t prevent Alzheimer’s

Also in the News for Monday, Aug. 27

Senate passes spending bill with $425 million boost for Alzheimer’s research … A vitamin-rich diet can help to lower the risk of frailty in older adults, study finds … Oklahoma the first state Medicaid program to negotiate prescription drug prices based on their efficacy … ProMedica to lay off 100, leave 60 more positions unfilled a month after HCR ManorCare deal

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