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Biden’s plan for an army of disease trackers faces long odds

“Contact tracing works best and is most effective in settings where there isn’t the level of…

Cooperation Between Countries Can Improve Disease Surveillance, Experts Say | Best Countries

As the world faces yet another surge in COVID-19 cases, experts say countries have the opportunity…

Precision medicine key to preventing disease developing later in life, Singapore News & Top Stories

SINGAPORE – An individual’s genes can determine the amount of risk he has of developing life-threatening conditions…

Anxiety may speed Alzheimer’s disease progression, study says

Older adults with memory problems may progress to Alzheimer’s more quickly if they are also suffering…

FDA Approves A Drug For A Rare Disease That Causes Children To Age Quickly : Shots

Sam Berns and Audrey Gordon, executive director of The Progeria Research Foundation and Berns’s aunt, attend…

Black Americans Suffer More From Heart Disease: The AHA Wants to Change That | Health News

By Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter (HealthDay) MONDAY, Nov. 23, 2020 (HealthDay News) — The Black Lives…

A photographer grapples with the legacy of Alzheimer’s disease

Jan. 20, 2020: “My father is sitting exhausted on the wheelchair in the early morning; waiting…

What Is Progeria? FDA Approves First-Ever Drug For ‘Ultra-Rare’ Disease

KEY POINTS Progeria is a rare condition that causes children to age rapidly Those with progeria experience…

Here’s how infectious disease doctors and public health experts are safely celebrating Thanksgiving this year

This year for Thanksgiving, experts and public health officials have made it clear that getting together…