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Oral drug could repair brain damage caused by Alzheimer’s disease

In the United States, nearly 6 million adults have Alzheimer’s disease. The disorder usually strikes before the age of 60 and there is no cure, although there are medications that can alleviate symptoms of memory and other cognitive changes. However, scientists may be on the cusp of a treatment that can stop Alzheimer’s disease in …

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Omicron caused an increase in breathing problems in babies and toddlers, study finds

Enlarge / Parents tend to their 5-year-old son, who is being treated for croup and asthma in a California hospital emergency room March 24, 2010. The omicron coronavirus variant has caused an increase in cases of potentially serious respiratory disorders in babies and toddlers, hospital study finds recently published in the journal Pediatrics. The study …

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Hunga Tonga Erupts

The massive eruption of the Hunga volcano created an atmospheric pulse that caused an unusual tsunami-like disturbance

This looping video shows a series of GOES-17 satellite images that captured an umbrella cloud generated by the submarine eruption of the Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha’apai volcano on January 15, 2022. Arcing shock waves shaped of crescent and many flashes are also visible. Credit: NASA Earth Observatory image by Joshua Stevens using GOES imagery courtesy of …

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